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4th Annual Harvest Festival

4th Annual Harvest Festival
September 12, 2019
5:30-7:30 pm
The Student Farm at Penn State

The public is invited to enjoy fresh, local food, and live music at the Penn State Student Farm’s fourth annual Harvest Festival on Thursday, September 12 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Campus and community members who attend will have the opportunity to meet members of the Student Farm Club and the Sustainability Institute, as well as hear about plans for future farm expansions.

Food will be available for purchase from Campus Catering. Dishes will also be prepared by chefs from Housing and Food Services and chefs-in-training from Pennsylvania College of Technology. Student-led tours will be offered, giving attendees a chance to taste vegetables growing on the farm and understand how that food is used to feed the nearby community. Planting activities and face-painting will be offered to families with children.

Located next to the intersection of Fox Hollow and Big Hollow Roads, the Student Farm is a one-acre vegetable farm that was created in spring 2016. The Student Farm’s mission is to educate people on sustainable food systems, cultivate community. and increase access of locally sourced produce on campus and in the community.

Start Time: 5:30 pm
Location: The Student Farm at Penn State
Address: Intersection of Big Hollow Road and Fox Hollow Roads, State College, PA, 16802 (map)
Email: [email protected]
Occurs: September 12th 2019 at 5:30 pm

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