Carolina Farm Trust Presents
The 3rd Annual Night At The Museum

 

An evening featuring local chefs celebrating produce from Carolina farms

Event POSTPONED Until Further Notice

Thursday September 3, 2020
CURRENTLY POSTPONED
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Mint Museum Uptown
500 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

The Evening Benefits the

Development of The Urban Farm at Aldersgate

 

The Urban Farm at Aldersgate is a nonprofit collaborative and urban farm initiative to address food insecurity in east Charlotte and beyond and establish the Urban Farm Network.

HONORARY KEYNOTE SPEAKER

MALIK YAKINI

Executive Director of the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network (DBCFSN)

Malik Kenyatta Yakini is co-founder and Executive Director of the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network (DBCFSN). DBCFSN operates a seven-acre urban farm and is spearheading the opening of a co-op grocery store in Detroit’s North End. Yakini views the “good food revolution” as part of the larger movement for freedom, justice and equality. He has an intense interest in contributing to the development of an international food sovereignty movement that embraces Blacks communities in the Americas, the Caribbean and Africa.

 ArtPop Street Gallery

 

Carolina Farm Trust is proud to present ArtPop Street Gallery and Hamilton Young Ward. His photography exhibition will be displayed to showcase our process so far on our Carolina Farm Trust projects!

Hamilton Young Ward is a filmmaker and photographer based out of Charlotte, NC. He graduated Cum Laude with a BFA in Digital Media from UNC Charlotte.  He is an ArtPop alumni and his photographic works have appeared in books and magazines including The Hand Magazine, Geek Art Anthology and Don’t Take Pictures. His films have been shown in various festivals around the country, such as Indie Grits, Buffalo Niagara International Film Festival, and the Macabre Faire Film Festival NYC. His films have also been featured by The Bitter Southerner.

DRINK VENDORS

BREWERIES, MIXOLOGISTS & VINEYARDS

 

OUR FEATURED

LOCAL FARMS

Harmony Ridge
Chef Jamie’s Farm (Jamie Lynch)
Wild Hope Farm
The Chef’s Farmer
Davis & Sons Orchard

Carolina Ground Flour
Fair Share Farm
Barbee Farms
Evans Family Farm
Two Pigs Farm
Windcrest Farms

OUR PERFORMING

BANDS

Sinners & Saints

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Groove 8

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

OUR

SPONSORS