upcoming events

We believe the magic of Urban Roots is best experienced in-person! In their own way, every event is an opportunity to celebrate our young leaders and their hard work to nourish the community. Can you dig it?
8th Annual Tour de Farm
April 28, 2019
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Fair Market

Urban Roots’ Tour de Farm is the most unique non-profit event in Austin, combining our farm-fresh produce and the city’s top chefs to raise money for Austin’s young leaders. Highlights of this premiere evening include signature cocktails, farm-fresh tastings of produce grown at Urban Roots, the absolute best that Austin has to offer in our Silent Auction, and inspiring stories from Urban Roots youth leaders. To learn more about the event, sponsorships, or tickets, click below!

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Open House
March 23, 2019
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm @ Urban Roots Farm

Join us on the farm for delicious food from True Food Kitchen, a few words from our youth leaders, and a leisurely farm tour! This event is completely free and open to all — it’s the perfect experience whether it’s your first time on the farm or you already know the scoop and just want to enjoy some time with the Urban Roots family. We look forward to seeing you on the farm!

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Past events

February 23, 2019
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm @ Rain Lily Farm

Farmhouse Delivery presents the 7th Annual Fais Do-Do + Gumbo Cook Off at Rain Lily Farm! Enjoy live music from the Gulf Coast Playboys and Boss Street Brass Band, draught beer, Tito’s Vodka, and most importantly, all the gumbo you can eat! Proceeds from Fais Do-Do will benefit Urban Roots, a non-profit organization that uses food and farming to transform the lives of young people and inspire, engage, and nourish the community. Tickets are $30 at the door. As much as they love four-legged friends, they ask that you please leave your pets at home. No dogs will be allowed on the grou...

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Farm Open House
October 20, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm @ The Farm (7651 Delwau Lane)

Come visit the farm and hear what’s going on this season at our next Open House. Come spend a part of your Saturday on the Urban Roots farm to hear a few words from our young leaders, enjoy some snacks, and get an insider’s farm tour. This event is completely free and open to all — it’s the perfect experience whether it’s your first time on the farm or you already know the scoop and just want to enjoy some time with the Urban Roots family. Please RSVP if you can join us!

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Seed to Harvest Kickoff
September 26, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm @ The Google Fiber Space

Our Annual Seed to Harvest Kickoff, presented by Independence Title Company, marks the beginning of a fresh season and a new year for Urban Roots! On September 26th we will gather friends for a happy hour fundraiser at The Google Fiber Space to enjoy a few words from our youth leaders, bites from Eden East and Olive & June, signature drinks by Juiceland, Hops & Grain, Duchman Family Winery, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and GEM&BOLT Mezcal, tunes by DJ Chorizo Funk, a giveaway, and other fun.

Many thanks to our Host Committee: Virginia Cumberbatch, Anna Jackson and Ron Berr...

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Tour De Farm 2018
July 17, 2018
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm @ Fairmarket

Tour de Farm is Austin’s most unique nonprofit celebration, which combines our fresh produce and some of the city’s top chefs to raise money for the city’s young leaders. Through this event, we are reminded that Urban Roots is so much more than a farm – it’s a vibrant community! Offering farm-inspired cocktails, one unforgettable meal, youth stories, and fresh-from-the-farm tastings, 2018 Tour de Farm raised over $130,000 to support the youth who spend time at Urban Roots learning to grow food while growing as leaders. We’re so grateful for the community partners that made this eve...

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