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***Food Festival***

FREE ; Saturday October 5th 11:00 am - 3:00 pm ; Old Apple Tree Park, 112 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA 98661.

  • Hard Cider Garden: 15 hard ciders and Slow Food Cider Competition

  • Slow Food Classroom: 20 minute presentations by producers, chefs, and advocates 

  • Community cider pressing station: Bring your apples and bring your jugs

  • Taste Marketplace: 20 producer vendors from across Cascadia

  • Main Square: Slow Fish tent, Regional Chapter tables, and Educational booths 

  • Farm to Table Makers Faire: Farm to table tools of the 4th industrial revolution. 3-D printing, robotics, apps, appropriate technology, regenerative agriculture, and DIY farm equipment.


Noon - 6:00 pm; Historic Hanger

Come shape the future of the food movement!  The Slow Food Summit will offer panel discussions, breakout sessions, a reception and networking, followed by the open to the public, Hanger Hangout party. This summit is designed for food movement leaders: farmers and producers, Slow Food community leaders and organizational partners, chefs and other food leaders. If you want to expand your network and be an active voice in the future of food, don’t miss this summit!

***Hanger Hangout***

Saturday October 5th 6:00 pm - Midnight ; Fort Vancouver Historic Hanger 

-Slow Food Beer Garden and Awards 5:00-Midnight

-Hawaiian Pig Roast and Native Salmon Bake 5:00-Midnight

-Keynote speaker: Polynesian and Native Food Culture of the Lower Columbia

-Music and Dancing  8:00-Midnight

Earlier Event: September 28
Later Event: December 10