2016 Farm-to-Cocktail Party

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Mill City Grows Farm to Cocktail 2016

Celebrating 5 years of Growing for Lowell!
Thursday, June 16    |    UTEC, 41 Warren St, Lowell

View our official event photos on Facebook by Megpix Photography!

Thank you all for celebrating an incredible milestone in our young organization: Our 5-Year Anniversary! In addition to being a festive celebration of our community, this annual event raised over $30,000 to support our Local Food Access and Education Programs in Lowell. We are grateful to everyone who came out to celebrate our region’s local food & beverages, volunteer their time, and offer their financial support.

Our exciting event highlights included:


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Our heartfelt thanks to all our donors!

Local Food Producers:
Sambucas Farm, Brookdale Fruit Farm, Julie’s Happy Hens, Carlisle Honey, Smith’s Country Cheese

Raffle Donors:
Alpine Butcher, Blue Taleh, Brew’d Awakening Coffeehaus, Brush Gallery & Artists’ Studios, Burtons Grill, Evviva Cucina, Fuse Bistro, Deirdre Grunwald, Cynthia Hughes, Janice Jones, Lowell National Historical Park, The Luna Theater, Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Susan Mitchell & Jim Waldo, Jack Moynihan, Catherine O’Donnell, Red Antler Apothecary, Rosie’s Peak Coffee Roasters, Salon City, Marina Schell, Sweet Lydia’s, Dahvy Tran, UnchARTed, Whistler House Museum of Art

Silent Auction Donors: Aaron Slater Glass, John Cascio, The Cocktail Guru, Darren End & Bill Reedy, The Farm-to-Cocktail Event Committee, Eric & Alyssa Faulkner, Goldfish Swim School, Keurig Green Mountain, Kimball Farm, Lowell National Historical Park, The Mary’s, Mill City Grows Board, Catherine O’Donnell, Don Ouellette, Sutra Studio, Totally Wired – E. Scott Philips, Congresswoman Niki Tsongas, Pamela Wamala

Live Auction Donors:
Mill City Grows, Sutra Studio


Cocktail Guru


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Golden Sunshine Sponsors


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Nancy & Richard Donahue

Green Sprout Sponsors


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Trinity EMS

Garden Friend Sponsors


Princeton Properties

Plenus Group SQ

Grower Sponsors

Align Credit Union
Darren End & Bill Reedy
Demoulas Market Basket
Woodard & Curran Foundation

Seeder Sponsors

Jocelyn Bishop & Bob Bishop, Michael Breda, Angel Brunelle & Mike Brunelle, Shannon Butler-Mokoro & Julius Mokoro, D’Youville Life & Wellness Community, Element Care, Alyssa Faulkner & Eric Faulkner, Diane Geggis & Chris Geggis, Susan A. Mitchell & Jim Waldo, Jack Moynihan & Carolyn Walsh, Philip Moss & Katherine Bradbury, Sage Bank, Gilbert Slater & Jeanne Slater, Soucy Industries, WinnDevelopment