Salem Food for Thought Festival


September 21, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm


Palmer Cove Park
Salem, MA 01970

Hungry to learn more about food insecurity, food access, and food waste in Salem? hungry to make positive change in our community? Just plain hungry for great food? Come EAT, LEARN, and ACT at the Salem Food for Thought Festival!

Free community event with activities for all ages, including composting and compostable art projects, cooking and pickling demonstrations, bee-keeping, planting and harvesting, Salem YMCA GreenSpace garden tours, and a scavenger hunt. At the end, visit Espacio at 105 Congress St. for a healthy and delicious community meal from Root. Please use your smartphone to scan the QR code to take a short survey that will help us plan the event. Or fill out the survey with the links below:



Registration fee: 


Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Commun. Org. & Planning


Sponsored by Salem Food for All, Mass in motion Salem, Salem State University Center for Civic Engagement, Root, La Conexion and Jewish Family & Children's Services