Urban Farming Workshop: LIC Rooftop Garden Build

Saturday, April 14th - Sunday, April 22nd (9 consecutive days)

Work days are from 8am - 4:30pm (subject to cancellation for heavy rain)


Help us build 100 more beds on our rooftop pepper farm in Long Island City! Come meet new people and learn real skills like basic carpentry, mixing soil, planting, and installing irrigation.

Formal instruction on carpentry basics will happen at 9am on Saturday, April 14th, Sunday, April 15th, and Monday, April 16th. Informal instruction will continue throughout the build. 

Please bring your own lunch, water, sunscreen, sunglasses, etc. and wear comfortable clothes and closed-toed work shoes. 

Address will be provided upon registration.


There is a $25 registration fee. The workshop will be free (fee returned) for those who complete 3 or more full work days.

Register here

For any questions, please email contact@hellgatefarm.com