For those who might not be into the big Farm Aid concert, but still want to support all the great work they do to help family farms, check out this event coming up this weekend in Brooklyn on the scenic shores of the Gowanus Canal…
Brooklyn Backyard BBQ to Benefit Farm Aid
August 26 from 3 – 9 pm at The Yard
388-400 Carroll St (between Bond and Nevins)
With music from local acts Old Springs Pike, She Keeps Bees, and Alana Amram & The Rough Gems, and live t-shirt screen printing from artists collaborative GoldMine ShitHouse (GMSH). Tickets are only $10 and will be available at the door, or in advance at ticketweb.com.
This is part of a series of Farm Aid events around the city leading up the concert on Sept 9.