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?
Fall Open House
September 28, 2019
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm @ Urban Roots Farm

We are looking forward to cooler temperatures and our first Open House of the season! As always, Open Houses are free and open to everyone — it’s the perfect experience whether it’s your first time on the farm or you’re already part of the family. The Open House will include a farm tour, hearing from some of our amazing young people, and sharing drinks and delicious bites from our partner Tito Adobo. Please RSVP if you can make it!

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Past events

Open House (NEW DATE)
June 8, 2019
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm @ Urban Roots Farm

Join us on the farm for delicious snacks, 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!

* This event was originally scheduled for 5/18, but was postponed due to the threat of severe weather. Thank you!

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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 read a recap of the event, click through below.

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Historic Happy Hour: The End of Nicholas Trist
April 11, 2019
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm @ Neil-Cochran House Museum (2310 San Gabriel St, Austin, Texas 78705)

Join the Neil-Cochran House Museum for a trip through history which will begin at 6:00 and run for approximately 20 minutes. Mezcal (courtesy of Susto Mezcal), roast pig (courtesy of Rosso & Flynn Modern Butchers), and live music round out what we hope will make for, if you will, a very happy (less than an) hour of history. A portion of the proceeds of this event will benefit local youth leadership and food sustainability nonprofit Urban Roots. Admission is $20 to the general public.

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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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