http://herbstalk.org/ Center for Arts at the Armory
191 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02143
$15/day or $25/weekend pass
Festivals & Fairs, Food, Lectures & Conferences, Social Good
Herbstalk is a vibrant community conference that teaches people about medicinal plants. We host educational classes on herbal topics, offer urban plant walks, and bring together herbal vendors from across New England.
Join us to learn about growing, harvesting, and using medicinal plants in your everyday life!
$15/day or $25/weekend pass. Free marketplace and a range of vendors providing a variety of food options (gluten free, vegetarian, vegan and meat options), including:
Bon Me – fresh Vietnamese dishes such as rice bowls and soba noodle salads (meat or vegetarian) and deviled tea eggs
Red Lentil – vegetarian & vegan offerings including: vegan tostada, sweet potato quesadilla, thai peanut noodle salad and vegan desserts
Debra’s Natural Gourmet – an assortment of prepared foods
Apotheker’s – honey-sweetened local chocolates, marshmallows, iced chocolate drinks
Honey ‘N Schmaltz – herbal candies
Dee’s Good Food – sweet and savory raw, vegan and organic power snacks.
Kindred Tea & Tonic – refreshing vinegar-based herbal shrubs
Life Force Juice – organic juice, smoothies, herbal infusions and raw snacks
Soluna Garden Farm – herbal teas and frozen fruit pops
Armory bar – coffee, bottled water, local beer, wine, mead
Food vendors will be serving food all day!
Herbstalk's mission is to connect people with healing herbs. Herbal education empowers people to take their health into their own hands and builds a vital connection to the natural world and the plants that sustain us. Herbstalk envisions a world in which people of all backgrounds have an understanding of herbs that can be used to heal, feed and nurture us all.