Slow Food Austin reconnects people with the food they eat. Our educational initiatives, social activities, fundraising events, and community volunteer projects inspire respect for where food comes from and awaken true pleasure in eating.

scholarship: 2016 TOFGA conference

January 4, 2016

Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday, January 22nd, 2016 Slow Food Austin is offering two scholarships to the Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (TOFGA) conference in Rockwall, Texas from February 11-13, 2016. This annual conference offers workshops and presentations on a variety of topics pertinent to the work of organic farmers and gardeners in Central Texas and organic advocates. There will [...]

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6th annual beer and cheese tasting with 512 brewing and antonelli’s cheese, 12/3/2015

November 7, 2015

Date: Thursday, December 3rd, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Locations: 512 Brewing Company, 407 Radam Lane, Austin, TX 78745 Tickets: $60 non-members, $50 Slow Food Members Purchase Online Join us on Thursday December 3rd for our 6th Annual Beer and Cheese Tasting Event with (512) Brewing Company and Antonelli’s Cheese Shop! Breads from Easy Tiger will be paired with the cheeses. This [...]

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happy hour: texas french bread, 10/27/2015

October 22, 2015

Date: Tuesday, October 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Texas French Bread, 2900 Rio Grande St, Austin, Texas 78705 Suggested Donation: $5 (payable with cash or credit cards) Join us for Happy Hour in the garden at Texas French Bread! (weather permitting) There will be Happy Hour-priced rose by the glass ($6) and a [...]

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farm tour: millberg farms, 10/17/2015

October 1, 2015

Date: Saturday October 17, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Location: Millberg Farms, 737 Opal Ln, Kyle, TX 78640, USA Tickets: $8.00, purchase online 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm – Farm tour at Millberg Farms, with seed swap, ice cream, and pie! Come and see a unique five-acre fruit orchard, no-irrigation farm stewarded by a farmer with 25 [...]

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happy hour: patika, 9/15/2015

September 8, 2015

Date: Tuesday, September 15, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Patika Wine and Coffee, 2159 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704 RSVP: Join the Facebook Event Let’s say hello to fall with a fun happy hour at Patika! Named by Thrillist as one of the 12 best coffee shops in Austin, Patika has quickly become [...]

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scholarship: farfa 9th annual farm and food leadership conference

August 25, 2015

Scholarship Application Deadline: Monday, September 7th 2015 Slow Food Austin is offering two scholarships to the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance 9th annual Farm and Food Leadership Conference in Bryan, TX on September 25th and 26th . This conference focuses on the policies that affect our local farms and food production, and brings together experts on a wide range of [...]

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grub trivia, 8/16/2015

August 8, 2015

Date: Sunday, August 16, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: Saengerrunde Hall, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701 (Free parking is available on Sunday in the state parking buildings across the street from Saengerrunde Hall.) Tickets: General Admission – $40 Slow Food Members; $45 Non-Members purchase online Team Registration – up to six members per team $375 register online Are [...]

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first fridays at whole foods domain, 8/7/2015

August 3, 2015

Date: Friday, August 7th, 5:30pm – 8:00 pm Location: Whole Foods Domain, 11920 Domain Dr, Austin, Texas 78758 Tickets: $10, purchase online or at the door Sip wine and sample delicious bites of food in each department around Whole Foods Market at the Domain on the first Friday of every month, from 5:30-8:00 pm. Proceeds [...]

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tomato dinner with springdale center for urban agriculutre, 6/9/2015

May 28, 2015

Date: Tuesday, June 9 2015, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Location: Springdale Farm, 755 Springdale Road, Austin, TX 78702 Tickets: $100 purchase online take-home tomato baskets also available for $10 or $20 (pre-purchase with dinner ticket) Celebrate the flavors of vine-ripened tomatoes at the height of the season with a feast on the farm. The [...]

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amaro and gelato tasting, 6/3/2015

May 22, 2015

Date: Wednesday June 3, 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location: Gelateria Gemelli, 1009 East 6th Street, Austin, TX 78702 Tickets: $10, purchase online Join Slow Food Austin and Gelateria Gemelli for a tasting of amaro and gelato. Ticket price covers three 1-oz pours and a scoop of your choice.  Learn about Amaro, meaning “bitter” in [...]

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