May 23rd Open House

   Please join us Tuesday, May 23rd for our next Open House at the Urban Roots Farm!Our Open House offer an opportunity for you to come see the farm, hear a word from our youth leaders, enjoy some refreshments, and get an exclusive farm tour. We love giving you a closer look at the impact of […]

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Jo’s 11th Annual Chili Cook Off

Join us February 12th for Jo’s South Congress 11th Annual Chili Cook Off, with all proceeds benefiting Urban Roots! The event is free to attend, and chili-tasting wristbands are sold at the event for $20 each. The contestants will share their culinary talent and compete for a chance to win the prized trophy chili pot […]

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Eat Out for Good at Wu Chow Benefiting Urban Roots!

PURCHASE TICKETS In conjunction with Eat Out for Good, three times in 2016, Buick will host Supper Club at an Austin restaurant that is pushing culinary limits. Enjoy an inspired chef-created dinner at a simple flat rate ticket price, with ALL PROCEEDS benefiting Urban Roots. Join us for the next Buick Supper Club on October […]

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Seed to Harvest Kickoff

Join us for the 5th Annual Seed to Harvest Kickoff on September 27th at the Google Fiber Space as we kick off another year of empowering youth and nourishing the community! Come help us celebrate and get ready for our next season. The Kickoff will include drinks from Hops and Grain, Tito’s, Juiceland, and Texas Teas, bites […]

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Feed Your Intellect and Your Appetite

Join us and Chipotle on Wednesday, August 31st for a screening of Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema on Anderson Lane. The movie will be followed by a panel that will explore the difference between people-centered agriculture vs industrial agriculture, how have indigenous communities and cultures, around the word and in central Texas, […]

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Make yourself at home! Please join us for an Open House at the Urban Roots farm!

Please join us on Tuesday, May 24th for our next Open House at the Urban Roots Farm! There’s no better way to wind down a day than among the bountiful fields of our farm at sunset. We’ll have bites from Sala & Betty, a quick word from our youth leaders, and an exclusive farm tour […]

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Farmhouse Delivery’s 4th Annual Fais Do-Do & Gumbo Cook Off Benefiting Urban Roots

Join us on Saturday, February 27th at the bayou-tiful Rain Lily Farm for Farmhouse Delivery’s 4th Annual Fais Do-Do & Gumbo Cook Off, benefiting Urban Roots, for a raucous afternoon of gumbo-eating, complimentary drinks, and live music from Cajun dancehall band The Gulf Coast Playboys! “Fais do-do” (pronounced fay dough-dough) is an affectionate term for […]

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend of Service

Please join us on Saturday the 16th and Monday the 18th for our special MLK Weekend of Service, presented by Wheatsville Food Co-op! These special Community Volunteer mornings will have an added emphasis on Dr. King’s work and legacy of service, and we’ll be planting out the season’s onions.  Space is limited so RSVP is required.  Register for […]

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4th Annual Seed to Harvest Kickoff

Join us on September 29th to celebrate the launch of Urban Roots’ 9th year of using food and farming to transform the lives of young people and to inspire, engage, and nourish the community. Our friends from Launderette, Juiceland, and Hops & Grain will provide delicious food, beer, and cocktails amidst the sounds of DJ […]

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Take Home a Chef with Edible Austin’s Chef Auction on October 6

      Edible Austin Chef Auction Benefiting Urban Roots & Sustainable Food Center: October 6, 2016 We are excited to once again be one of the beneficiaries for Edible Austin’s Chef Auction. Join us on October 6 at The Allan House and bid on exclusive dining packages with notable Austin chefs! Indulge in small bites prepared by […]

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