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.

slow session and happy hour at black star coop, 03/04/2017

February 22, 2017

Date: Saturday, March 4th 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Black Star Coop, 7020 Easy Wind Drive, Suite 100 Cost: Slow Session are always free, but reserve a spot here — for the happy hour, there will be a $10 suggested donation payable with cash or credit card This March we will visit Black Star [...]

Read more

happy hour: hillside farmacy, 2/16/2017

February 10, 2017

Date: Thursday, February 16th, 5:000 pm – 6:30 pm Location: Hillside Farmacy, 1209 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702 Cost: $10 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit cards Join us for our February happy hour at Hillside Farmacy where local farms are always supported. Enjoy cocktails, beer, wine, snacks, and the raw bar for a festive third Thursday. [...]

Read more

happy hour: vinaigrette, 1/19/2017

January 9, 2017

Date: Thursday, January 19th, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Vinaigrette, 2201 College Ave,  Austin, Texas 78704 Cost: $10 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit cards We’re starting the new year with a fresh take for our January happy hour. Join us at Vinaigrette for their SaladBar cocktail menu including signature and classic cocktails, [...]

Read more

scholarship: 2017 TOFGA conference

December 9, 2016

Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 Slow Food Austin is offering a scholarship to the Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (TOFGA) conference in Mesquite, Texas from January 12-14, 2017. 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 [...]

Read more

Beer and Cheese Tasting with 512 Brewing and Antonelli’s Cheese

November 7, 2016

Date: Thursday, December 1st, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Location: 512 Brewing Company, 407 Radam Lane, Austin, TX 78745 Tickets: $65 non-members, $55 Slow Food members, Purchase Online Join us on Thursday December 1st for our 7th Annual Beer and Cheese Tasting Event with (512) Brewing Company and Antonelli’s Cheese Shop! Charcuterie, breads, and more will accompany the beer and cheese [...]

Read more

slow session: texas keeper cider, 10/30/2016

October 26, 2016

Date: Sunday, October 30th, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Location: Texas Keeper Cider, 12521 Twin Creeks Rd, Manchaca, Texas 78652 RSVP: Please claim a FREE ticket to reserve your spot This month’s Slow Session will be at Texas Keeper Cider! Come visit this artisanal cidery’s taproom, tour the grounds and learn about their unique cidermaking process [...]

Read more

farm tour: johnson’s backyard garden, 10/23/2016

October 17, 2016

Date: Sunday, October 23rd, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pmLocation: Johnson’s Backyard Garden, Garfield Farm 4008 River Rd, Cedar Creek, TX 78612 Cost: $25 for Farm Tour, Snacks, and Take-home Vegetables — $15 for Farm Tour and Snacks only (children 10 and under free) Come out to Johnson’s Backyard Garden Garfield Farm for a fun, fall, farm tour. [...]

Read more

happy hour: contigo, 10/20/2016

October 15, 2016

Date: Thursday October 20th, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Contigo 2027 Anchor Ln, Austin, Texas 78723 Cost: $10 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit card RSVP: Join the Facebook event It’s time to enjoy this cooler fall weather with an outdoor happy hour at Contigo Austin. Join us on the third Thursday in [...]

Read more

Slow Food Chefs in the Making

September 23, 2016

Date: Saturday October 15th, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location: Patricia’s Table, 1510 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78731 Cost: $80, please purchase tickets online in advance Slow Food Austin presents this collaborative dinner with star Junior Chefs from Patricia’s Table. Each Junior Chef will be paired with a professional chef to create this locally-sourced, seasonal, [...]

Read more

slow session: lick honest ice creams, 9/29/2016

September 21, 2016

Date: Thursday September 29th, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Lick Honest Ice Creams, 1100 S Lamar Blvd #1135, Austin, TX 78704 RSVP: Please claim a FREE ticket to reserve your spot Come by Lick Ice Cream‘s Lamar Union location to learn about how the homegrown ice cream company creates flavors to celebrate the seasons [...]

Read more