LEAP Farm Fundraiser for Slow Food Foothills

Slow Food Foothills Fundraiser at LEAP Farm will take place on October 28th from 2:00-6:30pm We are celebrating our first birthday by including farm tours and fundraising at this event, though it COSTS NOTHING TO ATTEND as it is a traditional monthly potluck gathering. The difference being, we expect 200 people! Many fundraising “add-ons” will […]

Presenting The Buncombe Fruit and Nut Club’s 1st Fundraiser

The Carnival of Nuts - “Truly an event nut to be missed!” Admission is FREE! When: Saturday November 10th, 5:30-9:00 PM Where: West End Bakery, Haywood St. West Asheville   Have you noticed the sound of booms and bangs on the roof lately? Being selective about where you park your car? You are indeed under siege […]

“The Big Tasty” contest presents food entrepreneurs a fast track to market

Got an idea for a new food product or service? Blue Ridge Food Ventures is looking for you. Whether it’s a newfangled flavor for a timeless classic or an inventive new concoction altogether, the next big food product is just waiting to be discovered. That’s the aim of “The Big Tasty,” a new contest organized […]

First Annual Oakley Farmers Market Harvest Fesitval

Bring your families to the First Annual Oakley Farmers Market Harvest Festival! Join us Thursday, Oct. 25 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Oakley Farmers Market, 607 Fairview Road in Asheville (behind Oakley United Methodist Church.) We’ll be cooking up a healthy and delicious supper by donation, using many of our vendors’ fresh harvests. All donations […]

Dinner by the River – A Terra Madre Fundraiser

Join us for dinner and drinks Friday, October 5, 2012 from 5 – till… We need to raise at least $2,000 to send Nan Kramer and Susannah Gebhart to Terra Madre – they were both chosen as delegates for the conference as well as the International Congress meeting for Slow Food International. So come support them and […]

Asheville Wine and Food Festival, August 23-25, showcases all that makes Asheville a culinary hotspot

Looking for a fun and delicious way to spend a Saturday afternoon? Head to the 4th annual Asheville Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting on August 25, featuring a smorgasbord of more than 300 regional, national and international wines, creations prepared by Asheville’s celebrated chefs, samples of local artisan food products, plus live entertainment, cooking […]

Buy Your Feasting for FEAST tickets here!

Join Slow Food Asheville and all your new and old friends at a Beer and BBQ fundraiser, hosted by Highland Brewing Company.  The event will raise money for Slow Food Asheville’s FEAST program which empowers school age children to make healthy eating decisions through free cooking classes. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE: http://feastasheville.eventbrite.com/ The event is Saturday, July […]

DATE CHANGE FOR SULTRY POTLUCK!!

Date for The Sultry Summer Potluck has changed from Sunday, June 17th to Sunday, June 24th from 6-8 at West End Bakery!! See previous post for details about the event Thanks!

Slow Food Asheville teams up with Beer, BBQ, and You to support FEAST

Join Slow Food Asheville and all your new and old friends at a Beer and BBQ fundraiser, hosted by Highland Brewing Company.  The event will raise money for Slow Food Asheville’s FEAST program which empowers school age children to make healthy eating decisions through free cooking classes. Support FEAST while enjoying great local brews from […]

Sultry Summer Potluck and Contest!

This is not your typical potluck… Bring your most sizzling and sexy dish to West End Bakery on Sunday, June 24th at 6pm. Members of the Slow Food Board will be judging dishes based on the following categories: Most Intoxicating Most Silky Smooth Most Muscular Cast Iron Pumping Most Firey Hot Most Juicy Sexiest Person […]