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.
We wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who has helped us make the 2017 Power of Food Festival such a success. From the amazing community gardens who opened their gates, to the volunteers who contributed their time to sing, cook, bike, run workshops and classes, to the many who helped us promote the … Continue reading Thank You!
The weather is looking promising and we can’t wait to celebrate! This weekend, 29 gardens across Edinburgh are opening their gates and inviting you to discover and share their beautiful spaces. Visit one or many! The Festival is entirely free. Plan your visit – Download our Events Programme & check out the app to plan your day Get … Continue reading It’s here!
On Monday night this week we were delighted to be able to host a Festival kick off dinner at Ostara Cafe. The wonderful Real Junk Food Project Edinburgh cooked up a storm – feeding 30 from food which would have been on its way to landfill had it not been diverted by the Real Junk Food Project. … Continue reading Festival Launch Night!
The wonderful Mel Hindle made a great film about the Festival featuring Granton Community Orchard Garden, Edinburgh Community Gardeners & Cyrenians. If you missed us on #LiveAtFive on STV2 this week, you can catch up on STVplayer and hear about The Power of Food Festival coming to 29 community food gardens across #Edinburgh on 17-18 … Continue reading We’re on STV!