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Tour de Farms Concord

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Concord, MA

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Concord, MA 01742

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Welcome the bounty of autumn as we visit neighboring food producers by bike and picnic on an organic farm in historic Concord, MA.

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Join Slow Food Boston or friends from Wright-Locke Farm this September in exploring local farms and meeting food producers in the rich agricultural environment created by the the Sudbury, Assabet and Concord Rivers by bicycle. Learn about what's being grown in the region, get to know the local farmers in the area, hear their stories and discover how they started, and enjoy an picturesque bike ride around Concord as you tour each farm. Get acquainted with other members of the Slow Food community at a lovely afternoon picnic at one of the farms.

Tour de Farms riders will be specially welcomed onto each farm, hearing directly from the owners and operators about the history of their farms and their farm products. All of the farms we visit are exemplars of sustainable agriculture that produce healthful, fair, and ecologically appropriate foods for their communities.

There are two distance options for this ride, one 20 mile loop and the other a 40 mile loop for the vigorous biker.

Choose from 2 different ride options:

Option 1- Slow Food Boston loop 20 miles (9:30 am - 4:30 pm) $60.00

This tour is organized and hosted by Slow Food Boston, beginning in Concord, MA bicycle a loop visiting four farms and enjoying a Slow Food picnic lunch at one of them, concluding back in Concord.

Option 2 - Wright-Locke Farm loop 40 miles (7:30 am - 5:00 pm) $60.00

This tour for the vigorous biker is organized and led by Wright-Locke Farm, beginning in Winchester MA, bicycle an extended 40 mile loop visiting six or seven farms in the Concord-Carlisle-Winchester area and enjoying lunch at one of them, concluding at Wright-Locke Farm.

Add On - Farm to Table Supper at Wright-Locke Farm (5:00 pm - 8:00 pm) $60.00

Join riders from both Tour de Farms loops and farmers from the locations we visited for a lovely early autumn family style supper. The meal will include a first course, main with protein and sides, dessert, and a cash bar. Tour de Farms participants present your ticket for a complimentary drink at the bar (one per person).

Number of places is limited- don't delay!

Further details on meeting place, bike route & schedule, what to expect and bring along will be provided upon registration and payment.

The rain date scheduled for this event is Sunday, September 22.
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Concord, MA 01742

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