Taste Of The Harvest

Sunday, October 22, 2017 4-8 PM! 

Join us for a beautiful evening at THEARC to celebrate the harvest from the Bridge Park Plots and THEARC Farm. Dine with your family and neighbors at the king's table. Experience tastings from our gardens that will compliment any meal that you bring yourself. Stay for performances curated by The Washington Performing Arts' Mars Urban Initiative and activities that will get you in the fall spirit!




Presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park

Supported by Accenture, The Education Foundation of America, The Kresge Foundation, & the Washington Performing Arts' Mars Urban Initiative, generously supported by Jacqueline Badger Mars and Mars, Incorporated. 

Partners: University of the District of Columbia, THEARC FARM & THEARC Theater


Schedule of Events

4:00 PM

Guests Arrival at THEARC

Reserve Your Dinner Seat

Activities & Performances

Tours of THEARC Farm

Garlic Planting at the farm

5:00 PM

Community Dining & Harvest Tasting

6:00 PM

Free Family Activities

S'Mores Roasting

Live Musice & Performances curated by The Washington Performing Arts Mars Urban Arts Initiative


Event Performances

Curated by Washington Performing Arts’ Mars Urban Arts Initiative

Featured performers will include
African Heritage Dancers and Drummers
D.C. Strings
The Freddie Dunn Trio
John Johnson    


Event Location

Town Hall Education Arts Recreation Campus
1901 Mississippi Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20020


Media Inquiries

Please Contact
Jessica G. Smith
202.889.5901 x207



Join Us At the Harvest Event!







"My grandkids will be proud to tell people that their grandma (Mimi) was part of the team that that helped to make the 11th Street Bridge Park happen."

Arnehl Lyon, Ward 8 Resident