|5th Annual Amazing Pittsboro Pepper Festival early tickets + Death, Love & Rock'n Roll performance...all in one weekend!|
|Dear Abundant People, |
It gets really exciting in the Abundance office this time of year as all the preparations happen to put on a beautiful and meaningful festival that focuses on sustainable agriculture, local food and community. We love the outpouring of help and we love hearing what all the Chefs are going to make for you all to eat!!
If you have not bought your ticket, the early bird tickets are available until October 13 for $30. Kids 12 and under are free. The line up of music, entertainers, Chefs, Breweries is so rich this year. We will have record attendance and cool, crisp beautiful fall weather....so come on out!
Follow the buzz on Twitter at #PBOpepperfest.
We have PRE-Pepper Entertainment on Friday, October 12th 7.30 at Davenport Winkleperry Pittsboro with Death, Love & Rock & Roll.....a touching and funny one-man-act paired with storytelling & live music.
Again, we thank you for allowing us to do the work we love to do.
tobagos and ghost peppers,
Tami, Jenny and Mary
The Abundance Foundation
|5th Annual Amazing Pittsboro Pepper Festival! Oct. 14!
FEATURING OVER 35 CHEFS, FARMS, BREWERIES, FOOD ARTISANS FROM DURHAM, CHAPEL HILL, RALEIGH, GREENSBORO AND PITTSBORO!
Celebrate the sustainable agriculture, local food and community of the Piedmont with our growers, chefs, brewers, food artisans, artists and musicians!
...the main ingredient?
PEPPERS! Come hungry!
- Sunday, October 14th, 2012 -
Briar Chapel Community Park
Advance tickets $30/ $35 at the door.
Kids 12 and under free. No pets or farm animals, please.
Pepper Tasting! Photo booth, Bubbles, Kids Activities, Pepper King & Queen Crowning Ceremony
The Abundance Foundation
919-533-5181 * 220 Lorax Lane #5 * Pittsboro, NC 27312
The Abundance Foundation is a group of activists working to educate and empower the Piedmont about sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and local economy through hands-on workshops, community-building events and by actively engaging youth.
Our Vision: The Abundance Foundation sees strong communities in harmony with nature, where all people are eating local and healthy food, using sustainable energy and enjoying a clean and vibrant environment.
Friday night Performance, October 12
7.30pm @ Davenport Winkleperry in Pittsboro. More info & tickets, click here!
|Thank you to Carolina Brewery, all our Volunteers and all the runners for making the
Thank you Patrick Sinclair for taking pics!!!
Live music from...
Diali Cisshoko and Kairaba!
The Free States
+ Vegetable Circus and The FlowJo Family Circus
Local Chefs, Food Artisans
18 Seaboard & Cantina 18 Angelina's Kitchen Bean & Barrel Benjamin Winery CCCC Natural Chef Program Cackalacky Capp's Apizza Carolina Brewery Carolina Crossroads, Chapel Hill Country Club, Chatham Marketplace, Crook's Corner, Crumb, Edible Earthscapes, Escazu, Galloway Ridge Glasshalfull, Green Planet Catering , Heron's Restaurant @ The Umstead Hotel, La Residence, Lilly Den Farm, Little Dippers Italian Ice, Lucky 32, Market Restaurant, Mez, Mystery Brewing Company, Oakleaf, Organics & Sounds, Six Plates, This & That Jam, The Granary @ Fearrington, Top of the Hill Restaurant & Brewery, Transplanting Traditions , Community Farm , Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe, Virlie's Grill
HUGE thanks to our
2012 Pepper Festival Sponsors:
Sanford Contracting, Inc.
The OpenNMS Group
Russell, Goetcheus & Associates
Bradshaw & Robinson, LLP
Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
McKim & Creed
The Joy of Movement
Whole Foods Chapel Hill
Sides, Seeding & Sod Company
Shakori Hills Community Arts Center
Southern Energy Management
Alicia Ravetto AIA
Central Carolina Community College
Center for Environmental Farming Systems
Chatham Economic Development Corp
Chatham Mills Farmers' Market
Country Farm & Home Supply
Eastern Carolina Organics
Garlick & Murray Family Medicine
Hobbs Architects, PA
Kimley-Horn & Associates
Krombach, Dunn, Pappalardo & Turchetti
Lynn Hayes Properties
Lowe's Home Improvement
NC Hops & Roots
New Horizons Trading Company
Pickard's Mountain Eco Institute
Pittsboro Farmers' Market
Slow Money NC
Weaver Street Realty