Fondy Farm Feast

 

 

 

 

 

 

This year’s Fondy Farm Feast is now SOLD OUT!  Please contact jcasey@fondymarket.org to be placed on the wait-list. If you wish you could attend the event, but didn’t get a ticket in time, you can still attend as a VOLUNTEER!

See below for event details, directions, and picture of past year’s events. 

The 2019 Fondy Farm Feast was on Sunday, August 25th at the Fondy Farm @ the Mequon Nature Preserve.  Support from our sponsors, guests, chefs and volunteers helps to grow the Farm Project.

EVENT DETAILS:

The Fondy Farm Feast happens at the Fondy Farm and features farm tours, farmer and chef conversations, beverages, appetizers, and a sit down multi course meal by some of Milwaukee’s best farm to table chefs. The 2019 line up will be announced soon, last year’s line up included Dane Baldwin (The Diplomat); Caitlin Cullen (Tandem); Justin Johnson (Sustainable Kitchens); Greg Leon (Amilinda);Dave Swanson (Braise); and the new Slow Food WiSE Team of Chef Board Members

Date/Time: Sunday August 25th, 2018;  3pm-sunset

Location: The Fondy Farm @ Mequon Nature Preserve 10150 N Swan Rd, Mequon, WI 53097!

Dress: Wear whatever you like, but keep in mind that you’ll be dining in a farm field.

Entertainment:  Live music by the Sliphorn Jazz Band (members of Extra Crispy Brass Band) & tractor tours will start at 3 and continue until dinner at 5 PM

Food & Beverage: Every course (and some of the drinks) features produce grown by Fondy Farmers on the Farm. Both Traditional & Vegan/Gluten-free meal options available. Beer, wine, kombucha, fresh juice, specialty cocktail, and water available. Passed appetizers are served during cocktail hour, followed by a five course sit-down meal.

Become a Sponsor: Interested in connecting with farmers and foodies from across Wisconsin? Consider becoming a charitable sponsor or an in kind donor.

Volunteer: Would you, or someone you know, rather attend the event as a volunteer? Please sign up here

Thank you to our 2018 Fondy Farm Feast Sponsors!

 

James Eastham and Catherine Mode Eastham

 

 

And thank you to everyone who made the 2018 Fondy Farm Feast a success – neither rain & wind nor thunder & lightening can keep guests, volunteers, and chefs from having a good time at this event! Please enjoy the photo album below courtesy of Mike Miller.

 

Thank you to all of our chef alums over the years!

Karen Bell (Bavette La Boucherie)

Nell Benton (The National & Bowls)

Thi Cao (Buckley’s)

Caitlin Cullen (Tandem)

Karen Gill & Justin Johnson (Sustainable Kitchens)

Jason Gorman (The Fitz)

Jan Kelly (Meritage)

Greg Leon (Amilinda)

Peter Sandroni (La Merenda)

Andrew Schneider (Le Reve)

Dave Swanson (Braise)

Yollande Tchouapi Deacon (Irie Zulu)

Jarvis Williams (SURGE Restaurant Group)

& more!