Good Local Market at Lakewood Village

Every 2nd and 4th Sunday from 9am-2pm through October 27th! The farmers market is located at the corner of Mockingbird and Abrams in the Lakewood Village Shopping Center where the Christmas trees typically are during the winter. Surrounded by local brunch spots and businesses, we hope to bring the best of local to Lakewood on Sundays.

Saint Michael's Farmers Market

Saint Michael’s Farmers Market

The Saint Michael’s Farmers Market is a non-profit community outreach ministry of Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church where local farmers, ranchers, and artisans sell directly to our North Dallas neighborhood. Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 8011 Douglas Avenue at Colgate, Dallas, TX 75225 Every other Saturday, from 8 am – 12 noon.

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Okrapalooza 2019 @FARMstock Seed to Table Dinner – Saturday, Sept. 14

Join us for this unique evening as we come together to enjoy an exquisite meal set in the middle of the okra field on the Reeves Family Farm. Chefs Anastacia Quinones, Alex Astranti, Casey Nicole, Daniel Pittman, and Adam West will deliver the flavors of the farm as we raise funds to support the Promise of Peace Gardens and Reeves Family Farm. Cocktails begin at 5:00 pm with music by Grammy-nominated Russ Hewitt. Dinner at Read more…

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Okrapalooza 2019 @FARMstock Cook-off – Sunday Sept. 15

Join us at Reeves Family Farm for our 10th Okrapalooza 2019 @FARMstock Cook-off! In addition to the cook-off, this year we have FUN on the FARM day beginning at 11:00 with down-home wholesome activities for the kids — this part is free! The Chef Okrapalooza 2019 cook-off begins at 1:00, and tickets are $45.00. We have an amazing line up of talented chefs. Chefs Thomas Archer, Annie Greenslade, David Pena, Keith Cedotal, Mayra Garcia, Joey Dawkins, Read more…

P.O.P. Wins 2019 Champion of Health, Texas Medical Association Foundation Award

Texas Medical Association Foundation Awards Local Garden Nonprofit 01/28/2019 | by Will Maddox Dallas nonprofit Promise of Peace Gardens has been awarded the 2019 John P. McGovern Champion of Health Award by the Texas Medical Association Foundation. Promise of Peace promotes gardening, nutrition, and giving in Dallas’ food deserts. The group earned the award for its Soup It Forward program, where it provides monthly ingredients and recipes for soups for 15o families. Families in the program help tend Read more…

Upcoming Event: Roots 2019

The Chef’s Garden’s® Roots on the Road Saturday March 23rd, 9:30am-5:30pm, A Tasteful Place Dallas Arboretum Thanks to the partnership with The Chef’s Garden® and Farmer Lee Jones, guests have the opportunity to experience The Chef’s Garden’s® Roots on the Road. The Chef’s Garden® holds its annual conference at the Culinary Vegetable Institute in Milan, Ohio, where culinary influencers and industry professionals learn and share ways to cultivate change and solutions in their industry. Making its Read more…

Students show off the fruits of their labor at a Promise of Peace Garden in Dallas.

Dallas community gardens fulfill ‘promise’ made decade ago

Students show off the fruits of their labor at a Promise of Peace Garden in Dallas. Photos courtesy of Elizabeth Dry. Nov. 13, 2018 A Dallas nonproft that aims to teach children the value of eating nutritious food, taking care of the environment while building community is still going strong after nearly a decade. Promise of Peace Gardens is one of the finalists for the Green Source DFW Awards. READ MORE…