2024 Great American Seed Up UPDATE: Oct 25-26 RESCHEDULED

Due to unavoidable scheduling conflicts,
We moved the 2024 Seed Up two weeks earlier. 

October 25 and October 26, 2024
are NOT Seed Up Dates.

Please look at the October 11 or 12 options.

 Still happening at the same place:
North Phoenix Baptist Church,
5757 N Central Avenue – Building B,
Phoenix, AZ 85012

If you purchased a ticket for the October 25th or 26th event,
please watch your email for an update.
SKU: 2024-Phx-Sat Category:


What is a “Great American Seed Up?”

Imagine walking into a room filled with over 100 varieties of climate appropriate seeds ready to literally be scooped up and taken home for planting or saving. This is exactly what the Great American Seed Up is all about. “The idea is to give valley residents an opportunity to learn about seed saving and then harvest as many ounces of seed they wish to take home,” says Farmer Greg Peterson, Urban Farm Founder and local seed saver. We are partnering with the Uptown Phoenix Farmers Market. The event features a seed bazaar with bulk quantities of popular vegetable seed varieties available for purchase at bulk discounts.

Attendees are encouraged to buy and share the seeds with their neighborhood and community groups to spur local gardening and seed saving efforts. “We’re trying to get seeds in the hands of the people,” says Seed Up co-organizer Bill McDorman of Seedsave.org. “The more seed diversity we have growing in our neighborhood gardens and backyard plots, the more resilient we’ll be as a community. These seeds are the best varieties we can find in bulk to help you start your seed saving adventure.”

Included with pre-registration for the Seed Up will be access to several online presentations with seed and gardening experts to spread knowledge about traditional and modern seed saving practices.

Where is this event? North Phoenix Baptist Church, 5757 N Central Avenue – Building B, Phoenix, AZ 85012
Why staged times of entry? To ensure a smoother event and speed up our check in & check out, we are limiting the room to allow a certain number of people entry every half hour.

WALK-IN admissions accepted at the door.

More questions?  Check out our FAQ page HERE, or you can email us at Janis@GreatAmericanSeedUp.org

Go HERE for FRIDAY entry times.

Additional information

Entry Time

11:00 am, 11:30am, 12:00 pm, 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:00 pm


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