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.

beer and cheese tasting with 512 brewing and antonelli’s cheese, 12/5/2013

November 20, 2013

Date: Thursday, December 5th 2013, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Location: 512 Brewing Company, 407 Radam Ln Ste F200, Austin, Texas 78745-1197 Tickets: Purchase Online $45 for Slow Food USA paid Members, $50 for Non-Members Please Join Slow Food Austin, (512) Brewing Company, and Antonelli’s Cheese Shop for our annual Beer and Cheese Tasting. This [...]

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happy hour: hops and grain, 11/20/2013

November 8, 2013

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Hops and Grain, 507 Calles St, Austin, Texas 78702 Cost: $15 suggested donation, which includes snacks and beer (cash or credit card) We have a lot to be thankful for in Austin, including an ever-growing number of craft brewers. Come on down to the Hops [...]

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farm tour: hausbar farms, 11/3/2013

October 21, 2013

Date: Sunday, November 3, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: HausBar Farms, 3300 Govalle Ave?, Austin Texas 78702 Tickets: purchase online Have you always wanted to go on a Slow Food farm tour, but couldn’t make it out? Now you can join us at one of Austin’s urban farms right here in your own backyard! [...]

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happy hour: rain lily farm, 10/16/2013

October 9, 2013

Date: CANCELED DUE TO RAIN Location: Rain Lily Farm, 914 Shady Lane, Austin, TX 78702 Donation: $15, which includes appetizers, beverages and live music (cash or credit card) UNFORTUNATELY, WE HAVE TO CANCEL THIS WEEK’S HAPPY HOUR DUE TO RAIN. CHECK BACK FOR FUTURE EVENTS. Help us welcome fall in Austin with Farmhouse Delivery at [...]

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scholarship opportunity for the third international food studies conference

September 24, 2013

Scholarship Application Deadline: Monday, October 7, 2013. Slow Food Austin is excited to offer two scholarships, each for a full conference pass for city of Austin residents ($100), to the Third International Food Studies Conference at the University of Texas at Austin on October 15 – 16, 2013.  Food Studies is an international conference, a [...]

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slow food, slow money, slow roasted pig

September 16, 2013

Date: Thursday, September 19,  6:00 pm -  9:00 pm Location: Barr Mansion, 10463 Sprinkle Rd – Austin, TX 78754 Tickets: Purchase Tickets Online The dinner will be held at the beautiful Barr Mansion and Artisanal Ballroom Jesse Griffiths of Dai Due Butcher Shop will be slow-cooking a whole Richardson Farms‘ pig over an open flame Johnson’s [...]

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happy hour: fundraiser for magnolia montessori at springdale farm, 9/12/2013

September 5, 2013

Date: Thursday, September 12, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Location: Springdale Farm, 755 Springdale Road, Austin, Texas 78702-4039 All proceeds will go to the Land Campaign for Montessori For All. Join us at beautiful Springdale Farm on a breezy evening under the trees! We’ll be enjoying late summer vegetables pickled to perfection along with yummy [...]

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scholarship opportunity for 2013 farm and food leadership conference

August 28, 2013

Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday, September 13, 2013. Slow Food Austin is excited to offer two scholarships, each for a full conference pass ($90), to FARFA’s 2013 Farm and Food Leadership Conference on September 22-23, 2013 in Bastrop, Texas.  Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) is a national organization that supports independent family farmers and protects [...]

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young chefs cooking class, 9/7/2013

August 7, 2013

Date: Saturday, September 7th, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Location: Central Market Cooking School, 4001 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas Tickets: $20 per team (one adult and one young chef) purchase online It’s back to school time. Back to Cooking School, that is! We’re offering a Young Chefs Cooking Class at Central Market Cooking School [...]

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2013 snailblazer award

July 23, 2013

Our Snailblazer Award is the highest honor given to recognize individuals that exemplify the Slow Food movement’s ideals of “Good, Clean, and Fair.” In honor of their considerable and distinctive work as organic food activists and pioneers of Austin’s urban farming community, Carol Ann Sayle and Larry Butler of Boggy Creek Farm  received the inaugural [...]

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