2016 Change Food Fest Adventures

Sunday, November 13th

 

Gotham Greens Observation Deck Tour

Gotham GreensSun, November 13, 2016
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

Gotham Greens is offering a tour from their observation deck outside their Gowanus greenhouse where you can learn more about sustainable urban agriculture and taste their products.

The greenhouse is located on the roof of Whole Foods Market in Gowanus. Once you enter the store, please head upstairs towards the Roof Cafe. The Gotham Greens entrance is on the left.

 

Beecher’s Handmade Cheese & Brooklyn Brewery Tasting & Talk

Beecher's Handmade Cheese LogoSun, November 13, 2016
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST

Join Kurt Beecher Dammeier, the founder of Beecher’s Handmade Cheese, in the Flatiron District for a fun and informative tour of their cheese-making room followed by a tasting and discussion in the loft. They will be joined by Brooklyn Brewery for a delicious cheese and beer pairing! This adventure is not to be missed.

 

 

 

 

 

Harlem Grown Garden Tour & Lunch

Harlem GrownSun, November 13, 2016
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST

Tour Harlem Grown’s urban farms in Harlem with their inspiring Founder and Director, Tony Hillery. Harlem Grown was founded in 2011 to inspire youth to lead healthy and ambitious lives through mentorship and hands-on education in urban farming, sustainability, and nutrition.

 

 

 

Le Pain Quotidien Baking Class

Le Pain Quotidien LogoSun, November 13, 2016
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST

Learn to bake bread with Le Pain Quotidien!

Join us for a bread baking class at Le Pain Quotidien on Bleecker St. in NYC. They will focus on the fundamentals of artisan bread making, including sourdough.

 

 

 

The Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) Tour

Museum of Food and DrinkSun, November 13, 2016
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Change Food Fest attendees will meet the executive director of MOFAD, Peter Kim, and receive a guided tour through the new exhibit Chow.

 

 

Mary Swander’s Plays – Vang & Map of My Kingdom

Sun, November 13, 2016
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Doors open at 2:30pm

Join us Sunday for two plays and a talk-back with the author, Iowa’s Poet Laureate, Mary Swander. Vang is a drama about recent immigrant farmers and Map of My Kingdom tackles the critical issue of land transition.

 

 

 

  • The Museum of Food and Drink

    The Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) is creating the world’s first large-scale museum with exhibits you can eat. MOFAD advances public understanding of the culture, [...]

  • Mary Swander’s Vang & Map of My Kingdom

    Adventure, Sunday November 13th Join us Sunday for two plays and a talk-back with the author, Iowa’s Poet Laureate, Mary Swander. Doors open at 2:30pm and the plays start [...]

  • Harlem Grown

    Adventure, Sunday November 13th Tour urban farms in Harlem with our friends at Harlem Grown and visit a local restaurant serving greens from the Harlem Grown farm. Harlem [...]

  • Beecher’s Handmade Cheese & Brooklyn Brewery

    Adventure, Sunday November 13th Join Kurt Beecher Dammeier, the founder of Beecher’s Handmade Cheese, in the Flatiron District for a fun and informative tour of their [...]

  • Le Pain Quotidien

    Adventure, Sunday November 13th Learn to bake bread with Le Pain Quotidien! Join us for a bread baking class at Le Pain Quotidien on Bleecker St. in NYC. They will focus on [...]