The Power of Food Festival showcases community food growing around Edinburgh & celebrates the amazing people who breathe life into neighbourhoods through their work in and around the gardens. Its purpose is to encourage greater societal wellbeing, environmental sustainability and social inclusion through the promotion of community food growing.
The Power of Food Festival is now in its fourth year. Over the past few years, we have learned many lessons about what contributes to a seamless, successful Festival event. In this blog we share our learnings and a few extra tips, which we hope will be helpful for everyone wanting to take part in … Continue reading Let’s make the 4th Festival a success for all!
We are delighted to announce that the fourth edition of The Power of Food Festival will be on 16 – 17 June 2018. Registration is now open for community food gardens and external contributors wanting to take part. The Festival is a weekend event when community food gardens in and around Edinburgh throw their gates … Continue reading The Power of Food Festival will be back in 2018!
Have you been inspired by The Power of Food Festival? Step up and be at the heart of the action for the 2018 edition! We’re recruiting for a few positions within the entirely volunteer-led Festival coordinating team. Are you queen or king of planning and organising? A lover of words? A social media wizard? Or … Continue reading We’re recruiting!
The 2017 Power of Food Festival has been and gone, but summer is still in full swing and community gardeners are busy enjoying the fruit of their year-long labour. We have had an excellent response to our feedback survey and have pulled together a colourful report to capture this year’s great celebration and to share … Continue reading 2017 Festival report published