New to local food? Reconnect with where your food comes from and experience Atlanta’s food movement by attending an event below near you!
Local food leaders and organizations are always welcome to submit food and farm-related events located in metro Atlanta below.
Join us for a FREE screening of Can You Dig This at the Auburn Avenue Research Library on Saturday, Feb 24. Doors open at 4:30. Guests must RSVP in advance. "CAN YOU DIG THIS" follows the inspirational journeys of four unlikely gardeners, discovering what happens when they put their hands in the soil. This is not a story of science and economics. This is a story of the human spirit, inspiring people everywhere to pick up their shovels and "plant some s#!t.
The Serve-Learn-Sustain Summer Book Club will be hosting an interactive discussion on industrial agriculture vs. local food systems, and the environmental and social implications of our food choices.
In observance of National Pollinator Week, BeeCity USA: Decatur, GA (Beecatur) presents a free film screening of: “A Ghost in the Making: Searching for the Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee” -- a short film about acclaimed Natural History photographer Clay Bolt’s quest to photograph the endangered Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee.
Filmmaker and omnivore John Papola, together with his vegetarian wife Lisa, offer up a timely and refreshingly unbiased look at how farm animals are raised for our consumption. What he discovers are not heartless industrialists, but America’s farmers — real people who, along with him, are grappling with the moral dimensions of farming animals for food.
“Can You Dig This” explores the urban gardening revolution currently taking place in South Central Los Angeles, one of the largest food deserts in the country.