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.

happy hour: easy tiger, 6/24/2014

June 16, 2014

Date: Tuesday, June 24, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Easy Tiger, 709 E Sixth St, Austin, Texas 78701 Cost: $5 suggested donation (via cash or credit card) RSVP: Join the Event on Facebook Celebrate the start of summer with Happy Hour on the patio hosted by long-time Slow Food Austin supporters Easy Tiger . [...]

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slow session: little herds, 6/7/2014

June 2, 2014

Date: Saturday June 7th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Location: Art Science Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, Building 2, #102, Austin, Texas 78702 RSVP: get a FREE ticket to reserve your spot Intrigued by the idea of edible insects? Join Slow Food Austin to learn about (and even taste!) entomophagy, the practice of eating bugs. Robert [...]

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slow session: fermenting at springdale farm, 5/21/2014

May 8, 2014

Date: Wednesday May 21, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Springdale Farm, 755 Springdale Road, Austin, TX 78702 RSVP: get a FREE ticket to reserve your spot Join Slow Food Austin at Springdale Farm to see Kate Payne introduce her new book The Hip Girl’s Guide to the Kitchen. Kate Payne’s new book will hit the [...]

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slow session: crave artisan chocolate, 4/19/2014

April 10, 2014

Date: Saturday, April 19, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Sustainable Food Center, 2921 East 17th Street, Building C, Austin, Texas 78702 RSVP: This is a FREE event, but please reserve your spot by getting a ticket online. Join us at the Sustainable Food Center‘s teaching kitchen to learn from Krystal Craig of Crave Artisan [...]

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farm tour: skinny lane farm, 4/12/2014

April 2, 2014

Date: Saturday April 12, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm Location: Skinny Lane Farm, Elgin, Texas Tickets: purchase online  ($30 includes the tour, brunch, and a takeaway box from the farm) Enjoy the perfect spring weather with the Slow Food Austin tour and brunch at Skinny Lane Farm. Your ticket price includes an educational tour of [...]

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slow session: spring gardening at josephine house, 3/29/2014

March 14, 2014

Date: Saturday, March 29th, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Josephine House, 1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703 RSVP: this a FREE event, but please RSVP by getting a ticket Join us March 29th for an information session and Q&A with Liz Baloutine of Seedlings Gardening as she offers tips for spring gardeners and walks us [...]

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ark of taste seedling giveaway, 3/29/2014 and 3/30/2014

March 14, 2014

Dates and Locations: Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the SFC Sunset Valley and Downtown Farmers’ Markets at the Confituras booth at each location (9:00 am – 1:00 pm) AND Sunday, March 30, 2014 at HOPE Farmers Market at the info booth (11:00 am – 3:00 pm) Slow Food Austin has been nurturing plants from several [...]

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scholarship opportunity for farm to cafeteria conference

March 4, 2014

Scholarship Application Deadline (Extended!): Monday, March 31, 2014. Slow Food Austin is offering one full conference scholarship to the 7th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference in Austin, April 15 – 18, 2014. “The National Farm to Cafeteria Conference: Powering Up will convene a diverse group of stakeholders from across the farm to cafeteria movement—more than [...]

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farm tour and brunch: munkebo farm, 3/22/2014

March 4, 2014

Date: Saturday March 22, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Location: Munkebo Farm (directions will be sent to ticket holders) Tickets: purchase online in advance; single ticket ($40) includes farm tour and meal for 1, plus 1 take-away box valued at $25; couple’s ticket ($55) includes farm tour and meal for 2, plus 1 take-away box [...]

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slow session: chinese new year tea ceremony, 2/1/2014

January 20, 2014

Date: Saturday, February 1, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: In.gredients at 2610 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722 RSVP: Seating is limited so please RSVP by getting a ticket to guarantee yourself a tea cup and a seat Fee: $0 – Slow Sessions are always FREE and open to the public. Chinese New Year is [...]

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