#Local Food

Bourbonnais, ILkankakeetimes.com

Food Truck Fest 2021 on August 21

Village of Bourbonnais recently issued the following announcement. Save-the-date! The Village of Bourbonnais is truckin' along with Food Truck Fest! Savor local food, live music and bring the kids! This event is now accepting the following:. Event Sponsors. Food Truck Vendors. Live Musicians. Event Volunteers. Looking for ways you can...
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Carteret County, NCcarolinacoastonline.com

Farms, Food and Friends Dinners become a Carteret County event

CARTERET COUNTY — The Carteret Local Food Network Farms, Food, & Friends, or FFF, Dinners are the farm-to-table dinners that are held four times a year. They feature our county’s freshest produce, protein,and other ingredients from our local farmers that are crafted into amazing meals at the hands of local chefs.
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Marlette, MIPosted by
Marlette Bulletin

Marlette calendar: Coming events

1. Was kommt da noch? Soll das alles gewesen sein? Lebensfragen...; 2. Acoustic Classic Rock at Beagio's!; 3. KC 5K Run / Walk & 1 Mile Exercise Walk For Local Food Pantries; 4. Tuscolapalooza 2021; 5. Friends of Music Series | Scott Hyslop, harpsichord;
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Manhattan, KSThe Manhattan Mercury

Farm-to-table produce boxes prove more popular, beneficial during pandemic

Fresh food, from farm to family. Manhattan-area farmers say more people are taking advantage of locally grown produce during the pandemic than in years prior. Andrea DeJesus, owner of A and H Farm, said her family offers what she calls a “farm to table” box, as well as a combination box of assorted seasonal fruits and vegetables, for customers on a weekly basis throughout the growing season.
Mendocino, CANBC Bay Area

The Purple Urchin Fest Will Debut on the Mendocino Coast

EATS, EDUCATION, AND MENDO MARVELS: Gatherings of gourmands? There isn't simply one version or type or way to do things on the foodie fest circuit. Sometimes tastings are in a festival's main spotlight, or cooking demos, or opportunities to dig into local food lore. But if there's a strong educational component, the sort of focus that helps attendees to understand not only what they're dining upon but its deeper story, you can count on departing the fest with a richer understanding of a particular foodstuff. And if you've been wanting to educate yourself on urchins, specifically the purple urchins that prodigiously pop up off the Mendocino Coast, take a moment and circle the first weekend in November on your cuisine calendar. For the...
Altoona, PAWTAJ

Local artists showcase craft at Altoona’s First Frontier Festival

Blair County, Pa (WTAJ)- Local artists from across the Central PA region gathered in Altoona Saturday for the First Frontier Festival. The festival took place in Heritage Plaza in the downtown area. 2021 marked the third year for the festival. Many people were excited to get to the festival this...
Manassas, VAprincewilliamliving.com

Three Monkeys Pub & Chophouse Serves Community Love and Great Food

What do you get when you take homemade cinnamon rolls, mix them with a church, and add an all-day happy hour and American comfort food?. Well, maybe a big mess in theory. But in reality, these factors are what make Three Monkeys Pub and Chophouse in Manassas the perfect blend of dining, community hang out and great food.
Waco, TXfox44news.com

New local food truck teaches students how to run their own business

WACO, Texas — Waco has a new food truck moving around the city but this one is completely run by students. “I’m really interested in this because I also want to have a business,” Rapaport Academy Sophomore Shelly Montes said. “But I want to help out my family and I also have a big plan to help out the community with what I earn and what we do with my family because we like helping people.”
Harrisonburg, VAAugusta Free Press

Local law enforcement marking National Night Out

News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com. Albemarle County and Harrisonburg police have announced plans for the Aug. 3 National Night Out. Albemarle County Police will set up in the parking lot at Charlottesville Fashion Square from 5-8 p.m. The event there includes fingerprinting for kids, q-and-a sessions with division commanders, K-9 demonstrations, an impaired driving simulator, emergency vehicle touch-a-truck and a variety of local food trucks.
Austin, TXPosted by
Community Impact Austin

Downtown Austin community food forest expansion to move forward with city backing

Planning for a 3-acre expansion to downtown Austin’s Festival Beach Food Forest will continue with city participation through this summer and fall. City Council on July 29 passed a resolution sponsored by District 3 Council Member Pio Renteria directing City Manager Spencer Cronk to implement the food forest’s expansion plan and update council by Nov. 1. The food forest concept was established through the 2014 passage of the Holly Shores Master Plan, and in the years since the urban community garden has grown to house a variety of plants providing fruits, vegetables and herbs for local residents and organizations.
Placerville, CArosevilletoday.com

WINEderlust returns to Placerville on Sept 18

Street fair & beverage festival on Historic Main Street. Placerville, Calif.- On September 18, 2021 WINEderlust returns. El Dorado County’s most creative, passionate and pioneering winemakers, brewers, musicians, artists, and artisans will be converging on Historic Main Street in Placerville for a full street fair, concert and beverage festival!. With...
Bakersfield, CABakersfield Californian

A tour of Bakersfield’s food trucks

The streets of Bakersfield come to life with the aromas and flavors of local food trucks. These are just a few of the passionate, hard-working people in our community who keep the food trucks in town operating every night. If you’ve grown weary of visiting the same restaurants and fast food places and want to try your luck at something new, I suggest the following food trucks.
Acushnet, MASouth Coast Today

Apple-Peach Festival canceled for second time; here’s five Acushnet farm stands to support

ACUSHNET – The annual Apple-Peach Festival will not run for a second year in a row due to health and safety concerns amid COVID-19. For the past 40 years, since 1979, local farmers have gathered to sell apples (and later peaches) in Acushnet. The two-day event attracts up to 4,000 people honoring these juicy fruits. The festival also features local food vendors, live music, entertainment, police and fire department demonstrations, art & crafts tables and a parade.