|Upcoming Events|

'Little Owl'

is thrilled to announce the 11th Annual East Austin Urban Farm Tour!

Sunday, April 5 2020 1-5pm.

Rain or Shine!

Stay tuned for more information including ticket sales information.

|Last Year's Events|
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The 21st Annual Fall Festival Benefiting Green Corn Project was a huge success! Thanks to all who came out to support their mission!

Feeding Austin One Garden at a Time

Grow Locally, Cook Globally 

Sunday, October 27th, 2019 12:00-3:30pm. 

 

Great Food & Drink from Many Local Artisans!  Live Music!  Silent Auction

Docent led TOURS of the Historic Farm House! Family Friendly w/ a children’s activity corner! Great Fun!

This year’s event included a wide assortment of scrumptious food from 

more than 20 restaurants and food/drink artisans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entertainment included live local music by

McNeil high school's best stringed instrument groups, the Luna Quartet

Dance tunes by the Hot Texas Swing Band

toe-tapping fiddle songs by Camille, Sasha K.A, Chris, & Taylor

 

All proceeds benefit Green Corn Project, a grass-roots, Austin based nonprofit that educates and assists Austinites who lack access to affordable, fresh & nutritious vegetables. Organizing volunteer gardeners, providing know-how and obtaining materials to install & plant organic vegetable gardens for individuals, elementary schools and community groups that need better access to fresh foods. Green Corn Volunteers don't only install gardens but offer continued support over time to ensure success. 

A big thanks to the restaurants, musicians, silent auction donors, and sponsors for generously donating their time, gifts, and money to making the event possible! 

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'Outstanding in the Field' 

Farm to Table Dinner + Farm Tour

 

Was at Boggy Creek Farm on TWO consecutive days this year!!

**TICKETS available at $265 per person**

For its 10th year in a row the crew from Outstanding in the Field delighted guests at Boggy Creek Farm; this time for TWO nights!

Boggy Creek is Austin's original urban farm. Outstanding in the Field first came here in 2005, OITF’s first visit to Texas, and have made a habit of coming back each year.

 

Farmers Carol Ann Sayle and Larry Butler always welcomed us with open arms; they’re family. Sadly, Larry passed in 2018, and now Carol Ann & Larry's daughter Tracy & son Tom are filling her their Dad’s big boots. 

 

Boggy Creek is a “no-till” farm, which means they pay meticulous attention to the health of their soil. The result is a happy, healthy ecosystem and some of the most delicious, nutritious vegetables we’ve ever tasted.

~Tuesday, October 15th, 2019, 3pm~

Host Farmers: Carol Ann Sayle, Tracy Gibson Geyer (& Larry Butler in Spirit)

Guest Chef: Jesse Griffiths of Dai Due, Austin, TX.

Chef Jesse Griffiths was back in the field kitchen this year. Justly famous for its commitment to hyper-local ingredients and colorful, distinctive flavors, Dai Due has consistently stayed in the press throughout the years, landing a spot on Bon Appetit’s Hot 10 List in 2015.

~WednesdayOctober 16th, 2019, 3pm~

Host Farmers: Carol Ann Sayle, Tracy Gibson Geyer (& Larry Butler in Spirit)

Guest Chef: Zach Hunter & Jake Maddox of the Brewer's Table, Austin, TX.

Chef Jake Maddox will join us for a gregarious meal paired with local beers chosen by the experts at The Brewer’s Table. We had an opportunity to visit The Brewer's Table this past fall. It was extraordinary. Austin Monthly named The Brewer’s Table Restaurant of the Year in 2018, and we’re excited to welcome Chef Zach for his first OITF experience.

This year East Austin’s beloved Boggy Creek Farm! hosted Preservation Austin's

 'Somewhere in Time' 

Sunday, September 22, 2019, 5-8pm

We learned about the agricultural legacy of East Austin, sustainable urban farming, and the recent window restoration on the historic Boggy Creek Farm Farmhouse, that was completed over the winter of 1840-1841

Sam Houston dined at this fine home in December  1841!

Tickets included Farm House Tours with Boggy Creek Farm co-founder Carol Ann Sayle, daughter Tracy Geyer & son & daughter-in-law Steve & Lara Gibson along with other special friends of the farm. 

 

Live music from folk/country trio The Almost Readys!

Drinks from Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Real Ale Brewing Company 

Mouth-watering appetizers featured vegetables grown at Boggy Creek Farm

SPONSORSHIPS included complimentary event tickets and recognition.

This marked the ten-year anniversary of Somewhere in Time, presented by Preservation Austin’s Inherit Austin subcommittee.   **Proceeds from the Boggy Creek Bash support our efforts to preserve and protect Austin’s historic and cultural landmarks through awareness, outreach, and educational programs.

Urban Farm Tour...Restaurant Tastings...Wine, Beer and Spirits Tastings

Sunday, April 14, 2019, 1PM to 5PM (Rain or Shine!!)

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A big thanks to our sponsors 

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The tour benefits the four farms & 

Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance 

FARFA is working to save family farms and ranches

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 We are amazed that the event sold out as quickly as it did. The incredible support this community has for our urban farms is just heartwarming.

We spent a lovely Sunday afternoon strolling among the crop and visiting the chickens, donkeys and rabbits on four urban farms mere blocks apart. In the fields, farmers introduced their crops, shared their experiences as farmers and answered gardening questions. At each farm, chefs offered tastes of their art, using farm ingredients. Local mixologists, brewers, and wine merchants shared  sips!

The Four Farms

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SIPS BY:

Austin Wine Merchant

Austin Shaker

Kosmic Kombucha

Sesa Pure Tea

Vista Brewing

TASTES BY:

Barley Swine

Carpenters Hall

Lenoir 

Olamaie

Suerte

Texas French Bread

Wink

BOGGY CREEK FARM

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SIPS BY:

Blue Owl Brewing

Desert Door Distillery

Dulce Vida Spirits 

Gratsi Wine

TASTES BY:

Bufalina Due 

Confituras

Eden East

The Hightower

Hillside Farmacy

Justines

Vino Vino

EDEN EAST FARM

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SIPS BY:

Dripping Springs Distilling 

Jester King Brewery

Texas Keeper Cider

Wimberley Tea Co

Zilker Brewing Co

TASTES BY:

Brewer's Table

Emmer & Rye

Jester King Kitchen

La Condesa

Otoko

Uchi

HAUSBAR FARM and GUESTHAUS

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SIPS BY:

Fair Weather Cider

Rambler Sparkling Water

Treaty Oak Distilling

& More!

TASTES BY:

Dai Due

L'Oca D'Oro

LeRoy & Lewis

Lick Ice Cream

Rosewood

Sala & Betty

RAIN LILY FARM

Boggy Creek Farm

3414 Lyons Road

Austin, Texas   78702             

Carol Ann Sayle

Owner & Farmer

carolann@boggycreekfarm.com

Tracy Geyer

Administrative Assistant & Venue Coordinator

tracy@boggycreekfarm.com