44.8 F
New York City
Sunday, January 26, 2020
Home Event Manhattan Country School's Farm Festival : Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Manhattan Country School’s Farm Festival : Saturday, October 19th, 2013

The Manhattan Country School Farm Festival is heading our way on October 19, 2013

Urban carnival offers family fun, farm-fresh produce at Manhattan Country School’s Farm Festival

Manhattan Country School logoNEW YORK, N.Y., September 10, 2013 – Manhattan Country School brings the bounty of its Catskills farm to the streets of New York City with its annual Farm Festival event on Saturday, October 19th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parent volunteers turn East 96th Street between Madison and Fifth Avenues into an urban carnival, offering family-friendly entertainment including rides, games, crafts, a silent auction and live music. The MCS Farm Festival offers a variety of homemade baked goods, delicious ethnic cuisine and fresh produce from their farm in Roxbury, N.Y.

Admission is free and tickets for food, games and rides will be available for purchase. In the event of rain, festivities will take place indoors. Ages 3 and up. Open to the public. The MCS Farm Festival is one of ManhattanCountrySchool community’s most special and most beloved annual traditions.

About Manhattan Country School:

When Manhattan Country School opened in 1966, it did so with the hope that it would be a new model for education based on diversity. At a time when integrated private schools were a rarity, Manhattan Country School was largely an experiment. Today MCS is a school with economically and racially balanced enrollment, an exemplary social justice curriculum and a working farm in the Catskill Mountains where students learn about sustainable living through experience. In a country where 20% of the people under 25 are multi-racial and where sustainability is an increasing concern, MCS’ enrollment and curriculum is no longer a Utopian ideal, but a reflection of the diversity, concerns and potential of the people of the United States today.

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][codepeople-post-map][/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]

Upcoming Events

Thirty-Fifth Annual New York Sword Dance Festival in New York City

Thirty-Fifth Annual New York Sword Dance Festival in New York City February 15 - 16, 2020 Half Moon Sword will present its 35th annual New York...

144th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

The 144th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Expands To Three Days In New York City Sunday-Tuesday, Feb. 9-11, 2020 Pier 94 / Madison Square Garden Visit...

The *mini* Brooklyn Flea Record Fair 2020

The *mini* Brooklyn Flea Record Fair 2020 February 8 - 9, 2020 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Visit the official page here… Brooklyn Flea + Smorgasburg Winter Market 25...

113th NYRR Millrose Games – 2020

2020 NYRR Millrose Games Saturday, February 8, 2020 New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory 216 Fort Washington Avenue Press Release below comes to us from the...

2020 Brooklyn Wine Festival: Tastings, Food & Music

Brooklyn Wine Festival: Tastings, Food & Music Saturday, February 8 Various Time Slot Tickets Brooklyn Expo Center 72 Noble Street, Brooklyn Purchase Your Tickets Here… $39 Tickets This wine festival sends...

17th Annual New York Pet Fashion Show 2020

17th Annual New York Pet Fashion Show "World Couture for Animal Rescue" February 6, 2020 6:00 pm Hotel Pennsylvania, 401 7th Avenue Benefitting The Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animal Tickets...

Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show January 2020

Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show 2020 January 31 – February 1, 2020 Official site: manhattanvintage.com At the Manhattan Pavilion 125 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011 75+ vintage clothing...

“From there to Here: Military Veterans’ Experiences”

Salmagundi Club Focuses on Military Veterans’ Art and Words Exhibit Open from February 10 - 21, 2020 Reception on February 12, 2020 As part of its on-going...

The Met Family Benefit: Feast for the Eyes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Met Family Benefit: Feast for the Eyes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Thursday, February 6 5:30 - 8:00 pm The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Met's...

About

Help for Those in Need