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Harvest Fair

Saturday October 4, 2014  Noon-4:00 p.m.
Gateway Technical College Racine Campus--In the park
1001 S. Main Street

Harvest Fair is a free family event designed to educate about locally and organically grown food and environmental sustainability as well as experience  autumn along the shore of beautiful Lake Michigan.

Children’s Activities Area: 

  • Pumpkin decorating.  First 100 kids get a small pumpkin to decorate and take home (using markers).
  • Pick up a free, original carving template to take home.
  • Pumpkin bowling.  Children use pumpkins as bowling balls to try for some strikes

Informational Booths

Receive information on natural home and personal products, foods, cooking oils, and more (see list of vendors below)

Demonstrations & Workshops

Learn about  gardening, urban farming, food preservation, juicing, composting, fresh water in your community, how to infuse more “green living” into your home and more in the workshop and demonstration area. Learn about preparation of your locally/organically grown produce with demonstrations by Gateway’s Culinary Arts department.

Live Music

Enjoy live music performed by Folkswagon...a regional band with its roots in Folk, with a little bit of Country and the fire of Rock ‘n Roll. Original music--a perfect gift for a great autumn event.

Informational booth/Vendor List

All Natural Soaps--Aromatherapy, mineral salts, lotion

B&J Farms--Farm products

County Meadows--Goat’s Milk Soap, Lotion

Eco-Justice Center--Information, natural products

Gateway Horticulture Department--Urban Farm produce and herbs

Lemon Droppers--essential oils

Norwex--”green” cleaning approach

Sky Mountain--Kettle Corn

Steinhoff’s Honey--honey, honey wax, honey stix

Wild Root Market--Co-op grocery

Wildtree--natural cooking oils and blends

Eco-Justic Center--Information, natural products

Marva’s Olive oil--greek olive oil

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