please make this rain stop.
and go on over to the Fantastic Local food fest in RHODY
the littlest, pluckiest state. With the youngest, pluckiest farmers.
Tuesday, August 4, 2009. An evening celebrating Rhode Island farmers, fishermen and food artisans. Featuring two dozen local farmers and producers, teamed up with chefs from Castle Hill, Blackstone Caterers, Newport Restaurant Group and nine more. Plus, local wines, beers, a raw bar, live music and a silent auction.
- 4pm – Preview hour. Live cooking, tours of the kitchen garden at Castle Hill.
- 5 to 7pm – Doors open. Live cooking, silent auction and flavorful festivities.
- 7:59pm – Enjoy the sunset.
Open to the public. Ticket sales are capped and we anticipate will sell out. All tickets are online this year. Your ticket is paperless; your name will be on the guestlist. Kids under 12 are free. Tickets include food as well as samplings of local wines and beers.