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.

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. [...]

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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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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 [...]

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scholarship: farfa 10th annual farm and food leadership conference

August 30, 2016

Scholarship Application Deadline:Tuesday, September 6th 2016 Slow Food Austin is offering two scholarships to the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance 10th annual Farm and Food Leadership Conference in Bastrop, TX September 25th -  27th. This conference focuses on the policies that affect our local farms and food production, and brings together experts on a wide range of topics including [...]

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happy hour: wu chow 9/15/2016

August 26, 2016

Date: Thursday September 15th, 5:00pm – 6:30 pm Location: Wu Chow, IBC Bank Plaza, 500 W 5th St #168, Austin, TX 78701 Cost: $10 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit card RSVP: Join the Facebook event The beginning of fall is just around the corner, and we’ll be celebrating the change of season with [...]

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slow session: chocolaterie tessa, 8/17/2016

August 7, 2016

Date: Wednesday August 17th, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Chocolaterie Tessa,  7425 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78757, USA RSVP: Please claim a FREE ticket to reserve your spot. For this sweet August Slow Session, Tessa Halstead of Chocolaterie Tessa, will lead a tour of her facilities and chocolate ganache demo, followed by a chocolate tasting and [...]

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happy hour: the abgb 8/18/2016

July 31, 2016

Date: Thursday August 18th, 5:30pm – 7:30 pm Location: The ABGB, 1305 W. Oltorf Austin, TX 78704 Cost: $15 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit card RSVP: Join the Facebook event For our August Happy Hour, meet us at The ABGB for local, craft beer and seasonal pizzas and lots of other great drinks [...]

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happy hour: l’oca d’oro, 7/21/2016

June 30, 2016

Date: Thursday, July 21st, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: L’oca D’oro, 1900 Simond Ave, Austin, TX 78723 Cost: $10 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit card RSVP: Join the Facebook event Summer is here, and it’s time to relax and enjoy happy hour fun at one of Austin’s newest restaurants. Join us at [...]

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happy hour: independence brewing, 6/16/2016

June 3, 2016

Date: Thursday, June 16, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Independence Brewing Co., 3913 Todd Ln. Ste 607, Austin, TX 78744 Cost: $15 suggested donation, payable with cash or credit card RSVP: Join the Facebook event For this month’s happy hour, we’re going to the source. Join us at Independence Brewing Co. for cold beer [...]

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