Compost Fest 2024 - The Break Down

Compost Fest 2024

We invite you to join us May 5th as we celebrate the opening of Roanoke's first Community Compost Facility. The Break Down is a day of family fun, new friends, compost, and learning.  With a full day of Music, Learning Courses, and Family Activities, we hope to see you there!

Plus, join us a day early on Saturday May 4th for an extra Service Learning Opportunity with the Master Gardners and Agriculture

9 AM -1:00 pm - Vegetable Garden Workshop with Virginia Cooperative Extension Agent Shawn Jadrnicek and the Master Gardeners, including a tour of the compost facility. 

The Break Down is FREE, and open to all. But you can support Star City Compost and community agriculture at the facility by buying a ticket.

Schedule for Sunday May 5th: 

Kid's Concert - 9:30 AM - 11:30 PM

Permaculture Workshops:

Musical Performances: 

Hoot and Holler - 6:30 PM