Events & Meetings

Find local food, urban agriculture, and community building events across Long Beach. Fundraisers, working groups, volunteer days, seedling sales, crop swaps, meetups and more!

Saturday, March 18th
“Pre Spring Fling” A Farm Pop Up
Meet the team at Growing Experience Urban Farm with learning opportunities along side bites by Battambong BBQ. No RSVP needed.
11am-2pm at 750 Via Carmelitos LB 90805

Saturday, March 25th, 8am-12pm
LBDHHS Peace Garden Community Volunteer Day, Harvest, and Crop Swap hosted by Healthy Active Long Beach at 1133 Rhea St (MLK Park). Volunteers in the garden receive available harvest, info at LBDHHS

March 25th
Garden Chef Competition
Sowing Seeds of Change Urban Farm hosts five chefs (Eugene from Baryo, Melissa Ortiz, Man Eating Plant, and more) serving a five course meal in collaboration with the site’s students, using ingredients grown on site, from 4-7pm.

April 1-2, 9-1
Long Beach Organic Plants R Us
Get hyper-local seedlings for a donation supporting LBO’s new garden, takes place in Zaferia Garden on 10th and Grand – pre-ordering info to be added to

April 5-9th
2023 Foodways Summit – a series of events including a Blue Ribbon Urban Ag contest, food tastings, tours, and talks about local food cultures. Info will be added at

Recent event recaps:
Journeys of Taste
Foodways Summit
LB County Fair

Want to get involved and help out at local events? Got events of your own to add to our calendar? Interested in supporting us as a donor or sponsor?Contact us!