Chef Curtis Shaver of Hamiltons’ at First & Main gave a cooking demo at the Edible Food Fest in Orange, VA. Curtis’ topic was Okra: The Southern Vegetable and was a greeted with a standing-room-only crowd. The samples were quite tasty and at the request of the audience, Chef Curtis has provided the recipes for all to enjoy. Remember:…Details
One of the region’s most delicious traditions returns to Orange this summer with the third annual edible FOOD FEST. The event is set for Saturday, August 9, and will be highlighted by an all-star lineup including some of the region’s leading chefs, an array of top food artisans and sustainable living vendors, fascinating speakers and demonstrations, live music and plenty of family fun. The third annual edible FOOD FEST will take place on Saturday, August 9 from 10AM until 6PM in the heart of downtown Orange. Admission is $7 and free for children ages 12 and under. Tickets will be available at the gate that day.Details
Once again this year, our Marketplace will feature more than 30 different vendors covering a variety of products and interests related to sustainable foods and living. We’re happy to be welcoming back past festival favorites like Wildwoods Hickory Syrup (syrups made from foraged hickory bark); Countryside Organics (organic animal feeds and gardening supplies); Farmstead Ferments…Details
The edibleFest is proud to welcome noted farmer, author and public speaker Forrest Pritchard to our 2014 lineup! His book, Gaining Ground, a Story of Farmers’ Markets, Local Food and Saving the Family Farm was named a Top Ten Book by Publishers Weekly and has been featured in the Washingtonian and NPR. Forrest’s Smith Meadows…Details
The standing-room-only crowds at our Chef’s Tent for the past two years sent a clear message to us. So this year we are literally doubling our efforts with TWO Chef’s Tents featuring demos throughout the day! So far we can tell you that we’ll be hosting local culinary stars including: Jason Alley of Pasture Presenting: Smoke and…Details
Are you looking for an opportunity to get involved with the local community? The edible Food Fest in Orange is looking for volunteers to help with pre-event activities as well as event activities. Use the Contact form (http://ediblefest.com/contact/) to let us know of your interest. Please make sure you include a way to reach you.
2014 Edible Food Fest in Orange Set for Saturday, August 9 From 10:00 a.m. Until 6:00 p.m. in Downtown Orange ORANGE, VA – January 7, 2014 – The edible Food Fest in Orange has received a $5,000 Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Grant. The grant was recently announced by Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell as part…Details