10th Annual LUNGS Harvest Arts Festival Begins Sept. 24

The Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens (LUNGS) kicks off its 10th annual Harvest Arts Festival on September 24. The celebration will run through Oct. 3 and programming throughout the various gardens that are participating will run the gamut from art, music, poetry, puppets, workshops, theater, performances and fun for the whole family.

The organization was formed in 2011 to unite the community gardens in Loisaida, the Lower East Side and the East Village. It is works to “promote, protect and preserve gardening and greening through cooperation, coordination and communication.” You can see a map of the community gardens included in LUNGS here.