Marcus Descant, a Louisiana edible landscaping expert, discusses his work to establish and promote urban gardens. Known in Lafayette as the “Urban Naturalist,” Marcus owns a nursery that specializes in transitioning decorative home planting into edible landscaping. Marcus was instrumental in the establishment of the Lafayette Victory Garden and has been a speaker for popular idea-sharing organization TEDx. Join us in BB’s Stage Door Canteen to learn about how to establish your own urban garden, transition to edible landscapes, and how to get your neighborhood involved in developing community gardens!
Enjoy an extended Happy Hour at The American Sector Restaurant + Bar, featuring the 2016 Garden to Glass Cocktail winner: The "Blues Cat" made with Cathead Vodka, blueberries, and basil.
This event is free, but reservations are required. Call 504-528-1944 x 463 for any questions.