Tour D’ Coop

May 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am America/New York Timezone
Backyards across Raleigh, Cary, and Apex
1390 Capital Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27603
Urban Ministries of Wake County
Tour D' Coop @ Backyards across Raleigh, Cary, and Apex | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Tour D’ Coop introduces more than 1,000 families to urban farming through spotlighting local chicken coops, bee hives, and gardens throughout Raleigh, Cary, and Apex, North Carolina. The event showcases the nutritional benefits of local agriculture, promotes environmental sustainability, and teaches humane animal care.

Proceeds support Urban Ministries of Wake County’s programs to advocate on behalf of people affected by poverty by addressing hunger, healthcare, and homelessness within the community.

The Tour features a self-guided map of backyard coops and an eco-friendly bike route through downtown Raleigh. Chicken coops range from DIY coops, repurposed, and even high-end designer coops! Enjoy food trucks, live music, and animal demonstrations at select coop locations.

Advance tickets are available at Advance admission is a $10 donation per individual or a $20 donation per carload. Tickets will be available the day of the Tour at Oak City Cycling, Ace Hardware at Seaboard Station, and Whole Foods locations in Raleigh and Cary.

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