The Fertile Underground Grocery at 1577 Westminster Street

In Retailby Greater City Providence2 Comments

The Fertile Underground is the building planned for the WBNA’s new building at 1577 Westminster Street.

They are currently running a Kickstarter pledge drive to get the final funds they need to open the shop.

In May, the WBNA will be hosting the SWELL Soiree at 1577 Westminster Street:

Friday, May 6 • 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Join the WBNA and Spurwink RI to Celebrate the opening of 1577 Westminster Street at the SWELL Soiree!

This FREE Open House will feature:

  • TOURS – Designed by KITE Architects, 1577 Westminster will soon be home to Fertile Underground Grocery, the West Side’s first ever affordable, natural foods grocery, and the supportive housing apartments owned and managed by SpurwinkRI
  • SNACKS – yummy food from Mosaic Latin American Bistro
  • DRINKS – beer and wine from Elevated Spirits & the Avery
  • MUSIC – the Extraordinary Rendition Band & the Avery’s JR as DJ
  • AN ART AUCTION – featuring work by Lee Chartier, Elaine Collins, Racquel Donnelly, Genevieve Dupre, Susan Dupre, Mark Freedman, Deborah Hickey, John Jacobson, Neil Lang, Frank Mullin, Matt Tracey, Christine Malecki West, and Cindy Wilson

All proceeds benefit the WBNA.

More info at Facebook.

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  1. Fertile Underground made their Kickstarter goal [ProJo]

  2. This is great news! Looking forward to the grand opening! This is going to be a great new addition to the West Side.

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