NR Investments (NRI), a Miami-based developer and pioneer behind the burgeoning Arts + Entertainment District of Greater Downtown Miami, in partnership with The Market Company announced the “Spring Harvest Festival,” which is set to take place in the A+E District on 14th Street & N. Miami Ave on April 26th from 10am-2pm.
At the “Spring Harvest Festival,” visitors can enjoy a wonderful selection of fresh local spring produce, from beans and corn to tomatoes, peppers, and more. Specialty jams, homemade cookies, fresh tropical juices, Gaucho Ranch grilled grass fed beef, gourmet empanadas and paella will also be available. Celebrated local vendors such as Zak the Baker will offer sumptuous selections of breads and granola, and LaProvence will offer an assortment of French baked goods. Keez Beez, premium honey from a large variety of floral fauna produced locally in Marathon, FL, will have honey for purchase along with tastings, ranging from Mango and Avocado to Brazilian Pepper honey. Mozzarita from Pompano Beach will offer a delectable spread of fresh mozzarella and burrata. Visitors can even enjoy vegan and vegetarian brunch selections such as soups, salads, and sandwiches from Inspired Thyme Catering.
The “Spring Harvest Festival” also offers a number of activities that will appeal to the whole family. Dr. Cindy Lasky, educator, will lead creative activities for the younger set which include a free book raffle, decorating and planting a pot, and storytelling. Yoga enthusiasts can participate in a free class by Jahzel Dotel of Ansa Yoga from 10:30am-11:30am. Claire Tomlin, Florida Master Gardener, will lead a container gardening workshop at 1pm, and visitors to the festival will also enjoy live music from the Live! Modern School of Music.
“I’m excited to bring the Spring Harvest Festival to the A+E District to continue our commitment to healthy living, locally-sourced food, and exciting events that are free and open to all,” said Isabella Acker, Events Curator for Arts + Entertainment District.
“The Market Company is thrilled to work with the Arts + Entertainment District once again to bring quality green markets to Miami,” said Claire Tomlin, Founder of The Market Company. “The community is bound to enjoy both the fresh produce from locally-sourced vendors, as well as the engaging activities for both children and adults.”
The festival is free and open to the public, and those who are interested in attending may RSVP in advance – please visit AEDistrictMiami.Eventbrite.com to reserve.