Join us on September 21st for the highlight of SPACE’s on-farm season: a curated dinner paired with excerpts of new plays developed by our Working Farm writers group, served and performed around Ryder Farm. Get your tickets now!
SPACE’s inaugural fête on the farm will begin with a star-studded round of croquet and rosé, followed by a farm-to-table dinner from local favorite Hayfields Market, bespoke cocktails and special performances from SPACE alumni and friends. Purchase tickets today!
Now Hiring Farm Hands!
SPACE on Ryder Farm, a non-profit residency program and working organic farm, seeks a Farm Hand to join our growing team!
VOLUNTEER WITH US
Looking to get your hands dirty at Ryder Farm? We have volunteer opportunities every week to help our farm team harvest and create bouquets to be sold at market!
The Roving Dinner
The highlight of SPACE’s on-farm season, The Roving Dinner is an eight-course dinner paired with excerpts of the eight plays developed by the Working Farm writers group, served and performed at eight locations around Ryder Farm.
Hosted by actor Michael Chernus and celebrating eight seasons of creativity and community at Ryder Farm, the evening will feature a seasonal farm-to-table dinner, bespoke cocktails, performances from SPACE alumni and friends, and a live auction.
Union Square Greenmarket
Every Friday you can find SPACE at the Union Square Greenmarket every Friday. Come visit us to purchase your farm-fresh organic produce in NYC!
Community Supported Art and Agriculture
Looking for a CSA to join this year? SPACE on Ryder Farm offers sliding scale memberships in a variety of sizes from June through mid-November, for pickup in NYC or at the farm in Brewster, NY. Each share includes farm-fresh veggies and herbs, as well as a sampling of works created by SPACE’s community of artists. Sign up today - deadline is to register is May 17th!
Join Us for Sharing SPACE!
Remember to pack your picnic basket because Sharing SPACE is almost here! Join us on Saturday for an evening of contemporary and classical music on Saturday from our friends at Cultural Arts Coalition and on Sunday for a performance of Julius Caesar from Hudson Valley Shakespeare.
SPACE’s Seasonal Supper is a celebration of the bounty of Ryder Farm, from the field to the table to the stage. Join SPACE’s communal table for a farm-fresh menu crafted by our resident chefs, showcasing ingredients grown and harvested by our farm team, and for intimate performances by some of SPACE’s incredible alumni artists.
Mother's Day Plant Sale
Join us at the farm on May 11th and 12th for the official start of our inaugural growing season! Our greenhouses are stocked with a wide variety of flowers, veggies and herbs for planting in your home garden, plus activities for the whole family!
Celebrate SPACE's 9th residency season at our annual Kick-Off Party atGrowNYC's Project Farmhouse, where we'll announce our 2019 roster of residents, sample goodies prepared by SPACE chefs, and mingle with SPACE friends new and old. Admission is free, registration is required.
Organic Farming Transition
SPACE is succeeding the indomitable Betsey Ryder as the farmer at Ryder Farm. Click above to watch a video and learn more about Betsey and what lies ahead for SPACE.
Season Extension Residency
The Season Extension Residency offers SPACE alumni artists and activists the opportunity to return to Ryder Farm for a residency in February. See who’s joining us this year!
SPACE’s Institutional Residencies offer 501c(3) organizations and incorporated ensembles time and space for strategic planning, retreat opportunities and the writing and workshopping of commissions during both SPACE’s high season and the off-season.
Intern and Fellow Applications
Internships and paid fellowships at SPACE on Ryder Farm offer emerging artists, innovators and activists an immersive and impactful experience. Applications for the 2019 season are now open and due on March 4, 2019 at 11:59PM EST.
The Working Farm Reading Series
Our annual reading series at Playwrights Horizons returns, featuring full-length readings of fresh new plays written at the farm by members of our 2018 Working Farm writers group. Beer, wine and curated bites from SPACE chefs will follow each reading. Admission is free, registration is required.