Sign up for updates

Our Programs

Arcadia is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a more equitable and sustainable local food system in the Washington, DC area.

Based on the historic grounds of Woodlawn Estate in Alexandria, Virginia, thanks to a landmark partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Arcadia manages four distinct program areas that address a specific need in the community, while collectively engaging consumers, farmers, schools, and institutions.

Arcadia Farm

Demonstrates environmentally and economically sustainable growing practices.

Learn More »

Mobile Market

Distributes fresh, affordable food to underserved DC-area neighborhoods.

Learn More »

Food Hub

Provides concrete services that support and advance local, sustainable farms.

Learn More »

Farm to School Program

Connects schools with healthy, local food for school meals and provide hands-on food & farm education.

Learn More »

From the Arcadia Blog

  • Dine Under the Setting Sun! Arcadia's Fall Harvest Farm Dinner is Sept. 20

    Arcadia's 2015 Fall Harvest DinnerEight Incredible Chefs.Five Delicious CoursesOne Amazing Night.JoinChef Will Morris of VermilionChef Kyle Bailey of Birch & BarleyChef Haidar Karoum of Estadio/Proof/Doi MoiChef Danny Lee of ManduChef Harper McClure of BRABOChef Jesse Miller of CafĂ© Saint-Ex/Bar PilarChef Peter Smith of The SovereignandChef Rob Rubba of Hazelat Woodlawn...

Visit the Blog »

Stay Connected