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: 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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happy hour: patika, 9/15/2015

September 8, 2015

Date: Tuesday, September 15, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Patika Wine and Coffee, 2159 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704 RSVP: Join the Facebook Event Let’s say hello to fall with a fun happy hour at Patika! Named by Thrillist as one of the 12 best coffee shops in Austin, Patika has quickly become [...]

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scholarship: farfa 9th annual farm and food leadership conference

August 25, 2015

Scholarship Application Deadline: Monday, September 7th 2015 Slow Food Austin is offering two scholarships to the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance 9th annual Farm and Food Leadership Conference in Bryan, TX on September 25th and 26th . This conference focuses on the policies that affect our local farms and food production, and brings together experts on a wide range of [...]

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grub trivia, 8/16/2015

August 8, 2015

Date: Sunday, August 16, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: Saengerrunde Hall, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701 (Free parking is available on Sunday in the state parking buildings across the street from Saengerrunde Hall.) Tickets: General Admission – $40 Slow Food Members; $45 Non-Members purchase online Team Registration – up to six members per team $375 register online Are [...]

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