Thursday, August 28

Savoring Slow Food.

The big event taking place over this Labor Day Weekend in San Francisco, is Slow Food Nation. You can taste your way through an afternoon of locally grown, sustainable delicacies, as Slow Food celebrates a sustainable food system can produce healthy and delicious food for everyone in San Francisco, and far beyond. The event features the Taste Pavilions, chef demonstrations, a major conference on food values, social justice and the environment, an urban farm, a rockin' music festival and workshops, forums, films and interactive exhibits.

Slow Food Nation will transform San Francisco’s Civic Center and Fort Mason into a farmers' market, an urban victory garden and marketplace showcasing local and sustainable, local food growers and artisanal producers featuring fresh, seasonal produce and foods. For more information visit Civic Center Plaza into an urban garden, farmers’ market, and an outdoor food bazaar showcasing local and sustainable food growers, including wine, cheese, olive oils, breads and honeys, and is located directly in front of City Hall, at the heart of downtown San Francisco. For more information, please visit Slow Food Nation.



11 comments:

Anonymous said...

i'll be there and can't wait:)

Uncle Beefy said...

Wish I could be there :( But a huge supporter of the Slow Food movement! Now if we could just get the Slow Life movement going on in this country! Who wants to start legislation to enact the American Siesta Declaration?

(That cow pic makes me happy.)

Keyse said...

This sounds awesome...Also, I want a slow life with lots of naps. I love the egg basket picture!

Just be...... said...

Sounds like it's going to be fabulous!!! Wish my trip was going to be on those dates.

Cottage45 said...

That sounds like a great event. Just found your blog and I think it is fabulous. Like the egg basket picture.

The Bitter Foodie said...

SO wishing I could be there.

Victoria - besides Beefy, you're my favorite blogger!

You seem so NICE.

XOXOXO

sfgirlbybay said...

i am sooooo ready for daily naps, beefy! i'll sign the petition!

it's going to be a hot, hectic, but yummy weekend!

oh, yes, bitter - i am super nice. hahaha! thank you!

K said...

Hey Victoria,

If you come across anyone wanting to sell two tickets let me know.

Cheers
K

m e l i g r o s a said...

there will also be free bike parking, provided by the SF bike coalition ;) fyi slow movement lovers <3

jasmine said...

wish i had planned on going sooner! all sold out!

Two Tall Girls said...

thanks for the heads up, it was lots of fun!