Local chefs go all in with local flavor and friendly competition at the Rail Yards Market Taco Tournament!!! Dig in for our special Farm & Feast Day Fundraiser, sponsored by Street Food Institute, and made possible by the generous donation of produce and time from our Rail Yards Market Vendors! $5 donation gets you a plate of all the tacos, you can vote for the winner, and the money goes to the non-profit Rail Yards Market program to keep it growing!
$5 for a Feast of Tacos! >> 11am — until supplies lasts
Chef Winners announced at 130pm
Chefs are Rail Yards Market Vendors, and will receive a mystery box of local ingredients, and duke it out to make the most creative tacos for you!!! The market provides the mystery box and tortillas, and Chefs provide their own pantry items and protein. Chefs have an hour to get their dishes together live in our outdoor kitchen and ready for your tasting by 11am! Local Rail Yards Market Chefs TBA!!!
More about Feast & Farm Day at the Rail Yards:
STRETCH YOUR EBT DOLLARS: Remember that we DOUBLE your EBT dollars with the Double-Up-Food-Bucks program, so you can get more local, fresh, and healthy produce for you and your family!
FREE YOGA presented by Bhava Yoga Studio >> 10am
Los Dos >> 11:30am
::STEAM ZONE:: Our “STEAM” stands for Sustainable, Traditional, Educational, and Artistic modalities! This zone features live demonstrations of art and educational activities including displays, workshops, and presentations that cover a variety of topics including cultural and traditional crafts, food skills, sustainability practices, and gallery displays. This week we have the following programming planned:
<<Edible Burque: Weeds>> Explore edible and medicinal backyard weeds with Albuquerque Herbalism. We will have an interactive photographic slideshow of common backyard weeds for you to identify and explore the wild food and medicine plants growing all around you. Sample of topical tinctures and salves made from weeds (Albuquerque Herbalism https://albuquerqueherbalism.com/
::KIDS ZONE:: Learn to cook a meal with Kids Cook! Kids Cook! Is a multi-cultural, hands-on cooking, nutrition education and physical activity program having reached over 40,000 low-income elementary and middle school students and their families in the Albuquerque metropolitan area. The RYM Children's Zone features educational games, stories, craft projects, music and other fun activities for kids and families every week. Curriculum in this zone is always FREE, interactive and usually offers a creation to take home!
::COMMUNITY STATION:: The Community Station is and area of the market available for non-profits, activist, school, and other groups to advocate and connect with FREE information.
<<ABQ bee Keepers>>
Free for all! Everyone is welcome!
EBT Accepted & Doubled!
Free Handicap Parking
Fresh local produce!!!
Breakfast & lunch prepared food options
FREE :: LOCAL :: FAMILY FRIENDLY :: PET FRIENDLY