PITTSBORO, N.C. — Eat, Drink, Be Local Week July 15th-20th. There will be activities planned all week for you to learn more about local foods through farm tours, gardening workshops, cooking demonstrations at farmers markets, cooking classes, wine, beer, cider and bourbon tastings, special local dishes at participating restaurants and the Local Farm Feast.
Save the Date! July 20th
The Farm Feast is a great chance to have a locally sourced meal at a great price and meet some of the farmers we source from. The Main City Cellar, Hickory, 5:30-9:30. TIckets on sale now! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/
Find more at: https://catawba.ces.
Farm tours, Cooking Demos and Workshops
Saturday, July 13th Cooking demo/Downtown Hickory Farmers Market, 330 Main Ave. NW, Hickory by Lowes Park Conover Farmers Market 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Monday, July 15th Honey Tree Farm Tour. Certified Naturally Grown market garden 6:30-8:00 p.m. 4131 County Home Rd, Conover 419-957-4237
Tuesday, July 16th Small Farms, Demonstration Site 6:30-8 p.m. Hmong Farmers/ Hemp test plots 4918 Hickory Lincolnton Hwy 618-559-3390
Wednesday, July 17th Cooking demonstration 11-1 p.m. Downtown Hickory Farmers Market Local Foods Cooking Class 5:30-6:30 p.m. Cooperative Extension 1175 S. Brady Ave. Newton $10 fee includes a local bag of produce. To register, call 828-465-8240 or register here
Thursday, July 18th Cooking Demonstration 11-1 p.m. Hickory Public Health, Farmers Market 3070 11th Ave Dr. SE, Hickory, NC 828-695-5800 Farm Tour: 6:30-8 p.m. TBA
Friday, July 19th 6-8 p.m. Beer Making Workshop Catawba Farms 400 Technibuilt Drive, Newton 828-464-5780 $15 Eventbrite<
Saturday, July 20th, 5:30-9:30 ****Featured Event***** Local Farm Feast The Main Cellar City Club 332 1st Ave. SW, Hickory Tickets $30 Table of ten reservations available Eventbrite Or call 828-465-8240 Read more at: https://catawba.ces.ncsu.edu/eat-drink-and-be-local/
–Carolina Farm Stewardship Association