Join us for our second annual Winter Informal!
WHO: Press Street Gardens, in partnership with fellow NOCCA Institute outlets Press Street Station and 5 Press Gallery and featuring performances by NOCCA students, culinary gifts from NOCCA Culinary Arts students, and a special presentation from Maypop Community Herb Shop.
WHAT: Winter Informal, a casual holiday garden party featuring shopping from local artists featured in the 5 Press Gallery “Wishlist” show and NOCCA Holiday Marketplace treats from NOCCA’s Culinary Arts students; drinks and food from Chef Michael Doyle and Press Street Station; Fire Cider from Maypop Community Herb Shop; wreaths and paperwhites from Cow Apple Horticulture; lawn games, meet and greets with Press Street Gardens’ famous goats, and much more!
WHERE: Press Street Gardens, 7 Press Street (between Dauphine and Burgundy), New Orleans, LA 70117
WHEN: Saturday, December 16 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
WHY: Press Street Gardens is an urban farm and outdoor learning lab funded by The NOCCA Institute, the nonprofit partner of the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts. We offer an exciting urban green space for workshops, meetings, and other activities. Through these events, we hope to educate participants about topics ranging from proper gardening techniques, nutrition, and personal well-being to wetlands restoration and environmental stewardship.
Like 5 Press Gallery, Press Street Station, and other NOCCA Institute projects, proceeds from Press Street Gardens support programs for NOCCA students, faculty, and the community.
HOW: Just show up! Admission is free, and food and beverage are for sale.