It is time to celebrate the end of an amazing year! And we can't think of a better place than Green Dirt Farm.
There will be a tour and cheese tasting with Green Dirt Farm. Afterwards we are gathering with some of our favorite chef & maker friends for amazing food, delicious beverages, and yard games.
BBQ will feature food grown and produced by our member farmers, local beer and other beverages. There will be vegetarian options available.
Kids Under 12 - Free to attend
DATE AND TIME
Sun, November 5, 2017
12:00 PM – 6:30 PM CST
Green Dirt Farm
We will be making a salsa garden. We will be planting transplants of tomatoes, peppers, onions & cilantro. We will finish the class with eating some salsa and chips.
This class is open to children age 5-12. Consistent attendance of one adult per child is required.
DATE AND TIME
Sat, May 13, 2017
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
505 N Dudgeon St.
Independence, MO 64050
Want to make your Mom proud? Serve the best Easter dinner ever, by starting with the best ingredients. Ham or lamb from the store?! Not with your pro skills and farmer friends helping you find the tastiest, most humanely-raised meat for your feast.
Reserve yours now, and pick up at the Expo! (Or make arrangements to meet your farmer and get it later.)
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Johnson County Community College (JCCC) Gym, Overland Park, KS
12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210
Do you know your farmer?
Join us at our 19th annual Eat Local & Organic Expos for a chance to meet and buy directly from some of the best local, organic, and free-range farmers in the area. Snatch up early flower and garden seedlings, fresh greens, herbs, free-range meat and eggs and get our free Directory of local organic and free range producers. Getting a subscription to a farm (a CSA) gets you top pick of the best food in town.
Pop-up Workshop "How to Eat Local and Organic"
Starting at 10:00 and held every hour on the hour, these 15 minute workshops will empower you with all of our best tips for making the most of the bounty available to us in the midwest!
There is no fee to attend. Open to the public.
For more info visit http://eatlocalexpokc.com
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We believe that heirloom tomatoes are one of the best things about summer. We are super excited that one of KCFC member farmers will share some of his secrets to growing fantastic tomatoes.
Join John Cobine as he walks you through the basics of tomatoes: types of tomatoes, heirlooms vs hybirds, sowing, transplanting and caring for them. This is a hands on workshop and each person will get their own flat, insert and a dome to start up to 50 plants.
Cobinsteinz Farm is an organic vegetable farm that focuses on sustainable practices and growing methods with an emphasis on heirloom and unique varieties. Cobinsteinz Farm is known for is growing over 300+ varieties of tomatoes.
Tickets Include: Class, All supplies for tomato seedlings, snacks, & beverages
Class time: 11a-1p
We love a really great cup of tea! And we really love a really great cup of ethically sourced organic tea.
Join us as we spend an hour sampling some of the best tea in the city. Zach will be on hand to guide us through the basics of tea and demo international cupping procedures.
Hugo Tea is made up of tea drinkers who believe that people should know where their tea comes from. They travel thousands of miles each year to build relationships with farmers, pursing the greatest teas from the cleanest tea gardens in the world.
Your Ticket Includes: the class, tea samples, a hand crafted mug from our friends at Fiber & Clay & a package of Hugo Tea.
Date & Time
Sat, February 25, 2017
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CST
Hugo Tea Company
1007 Swift Street
North Kansas City, MO 64116
Ravioli, the plural version of Raviolo, is the beloved stuffed pasta largely believed to be invented in Italy in the 14th century.
There’s nothing so delicious as fresh pasta, and crafting it yourself is much easier than you might think! Join the Kansas City Food Circle and Beth Barden from Succotash and learn how to use local & organic ingredients to make amazing ravioli.
In this interactive cooking class guests will learn to create ravioli, have dinner, and will also be able to take home their ravioli creations.
Ticket includes dinner and wine.
Succotash Restaurant, 2601 Holmes Street, KCMO
December 12 at 6pm
This is KC's only 100% local Holiday Pop Up Shop! Celebrate all the diversity found in our community - from gifts to home goods to all the food you need for Thanksgiving. This event has it all.
Show your friends and family all the KC love you can this holiday season. (And maybe get yourself a little something, too!)
Saturday, November 19th
Heim Building (across from Local Pig in the East Bottoms)
2700 Guinotte St.
Kansas City, MO 64120
No Tickets Required!
Guinotte St. coming from the east (Downtown/1-35 N is closed. Please take Front Street/Kansas Ave, Chestnut Trafficway to Guinotte.
Check out this amazing list of vendors!
Kansas City Food Circle
P.O. Box 20181
Kansas City, MO 64195
816-895-2462 (Membership not required to talk to our farmers!)