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: kombit screening, 5/2/2016

April 25, 2016

Date: Monday, May 2nd, 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location: in.gredients, 2610 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722 RSVP: Please claim a FREE ticket to reserve your spot. KOMBIT: The Cooperative, which recently debuted at SXSWEco, is a documentary chronicling outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland and Haiti’s non-profit Smallholder Farmer Alliance’s combined efforts to reforest Haiti in five [...]

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happy hour: barley swine, 4/28/2016

April 11, 2016

Date: Thursday, April 28th, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Barley Swine, 6555 Burnet Rd Suite 400, Austin, Texas 78757 Cost: $10 suggest donation payable with cash or credit cards RSVP: Join the Facebook Event Come out to celebrate spring at our Happy Hour on the patio at Barley Swine on Thursday April 28th. A [...]

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scholarhip: chefs collaborative’s 7th annual summit

February 21, 2016

Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday, March 11th, 2016 Slow Food Austin is offering one full scholarship to the Chefs Collaborative’s 7th Annual Summit taking place April 10-12, 2016 in New York City. This three-day conference brings together hundreds of chefs and food industry professionals for the opportunity to connect and discuss good, clean, fair food with over 50 top food [...]

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slow session: spun ice cream, 2/29/2016

February 18, 2016

Date: Monday, February 29th, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: SPUN Ice Cream, 1912 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702 Tickets: Please claim a FREE ticket to reserve your spot at 6:00 pm or 6:30 pm Slow Food board member and SPUN co-owner Ashley Cheng will be giving a short talk on the farm-to-table concept [...]

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farm tour: urban roots, 2/27/2016

February 9, 2016

Date: Saturday, February 27th, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Location: Urban Roots, 7651 Delwau Ln, Austin, TX 78725 Tickets: $15 includes tour, food, and beverages Purchase Online in advance Come out to Urban Roots on Saturday, February 27 for a tour of this local, sustainable farm. We’ll learn more about how Urban Roots uses food and farming [...]

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slow session: argus cidery, 1/24/2016

January 14, 2016

Date: Sunday, January 24th, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Argus Cidery, 12345 Pauls Valley Rd, Austin, TX 78737 Tickets: slow sessions are always FREE, but reserve your spot by claiming a ticket   Come experience an exclusive behind the scenes look at Argus Cidery, the first place to make hard cider made using apples [...]

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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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