We are thrilled that you will be joining us next Monday, November 6th at 6:30pm for SPACE on Ryder Farm's second annual Farm in the City gala. The night will be a celebration of the 1,250 residents served by SPACE over the course of seven seasons. We look forward to sharing the evening with you!



Emily Simoness, Executive Director of SPACE on Ryder Farm and the Farm in the City Benefit Committee

P.S. We ask that you share the information below with your guests in advance of Monday.

Benefit Committee: Co-Chairs: Deann Halper and Lee Seymour.
Amanda Charlton & Jason Cilo, Carrie Coon & Tracy Letts, Renea and Duncan Dayton, Lauren Fitzgerald, Kathy Gallo, Tim McHale, Janet Olshansky & Jeff Morris, Pia Scala-Zankel & Jimmy Zankel, Frank Selvaggi & Bill Shea, Josh Radnor, Robby Stein, Daniel Vosovic, Tamara White, JD Wilson

Please email Manda Martin at by 12pm on Thursday, November 2nd with the names of the members of your party and any dietary restrictions. 


Event Details
Monday, November 6th, 2017
Metropolitan West
637 West 46th Street
New York, NY, 10036

Evening Schedule
6:30pm Arrivals and Cocktails
8:00pm Dinner, Performances, Live Auction, and Paddle Raise

The attire is “Farm Chic”. Reference images can be found at the link below.

Travel and Parking
Metropolitan West is on West 46th Street between 11th Avenue and 12 Avenue. The venue is a short walk from both the 42nd Street-Port Authority and 50th Street subways.

There are multiple parking garages in the neighborhood, information about parking can be found HERE.

More Information

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Live Auction Packages
Harry Potter, weekend escapes, a private lesson with Obama's White House pastry chef; check out these amazing packages.

Paddle Raise for Season 8
Each year, SPACE hosts over 200 artists, innovators and changemakers for 1-5 week residencies at Ryder Farm. Help us continue to grow our 2018 programs.

Pre-Register for the Live Auction and Paddle Raise
Save time on November 6th by registering now.

What Is Farm Chic?
Inspiration for your evening attire.

Questions? Email Manda Martin at