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Farm-to-Fork Dinner

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

$5 – $35

Tickets for SIU Carbondale’s Spring 2018 Farm-to-Fork Dinner go on sale today!

Come enjoy the company of your friends, neighbors, coworkers and students
as SIU chefs Sean Eberly and Pam Reed prepare a four-course meal using food products grown or produced by more than a dozen regional farmers.

The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 18 in the Grinnell Commons, located at 275 E. Park Street, behind the Charlotte West Stadium.

For a preview of the menu or to purchase tickets please visit: http://ow.ly/Q6KF30j1YMN

FARM TO FORK DINNER

The 2018 Farm to Fork Dinner will take place on Wednesday, Apr. 18 at 5:30 p.m. in Grinnell Commons on the upper level. Participants will enjoy locally grown food prepared by two chefs from University Housing Culinary & Nutrition Services. We are proud to partner with the SIU Sustainability Office; SIU Department of Animal Science, Food & Nutrition; and SIU Fermentation Science Institute on this event.

MENU

Enjoy a four-course dinner with optional beer and wine pairings. The menu* includes:

  • Soup Course: cauliflower, pear, and blue cheese soup
  • Salad Course: spring salad with champagne vinaigrette
  • Main Course: chicken with wild mushrooms and garlic sauté, roasted potatoes, and fresh asparagus.
  • Vegan Option: sweet potato gnocchi with vegan cream sauce and spring sugar snap peas.
  • Dessert Course: strawberry coulis with pastry and cream

REGISTRATION

To register, click hereUSE PROMO CODE: FARMTOFORK

COSTS

  • $5 – SIU students
  • $35 – Faculty, staff and community
  • $15 – Optional wine and beer pairings (for attendees age 21 and older)

FEATURED FARMS & CONTRIBUTORS

  • All Seasons Farm
  • Big Muddy Hogs
  • Flamm Orchards
  • Flyway Family Farms
  • Miller Farms
  • SIU Farms
  • Windcrest Dairy
  • Local beer and wine producers

DIRECTIONS

Grinnell Commons street address is 275 East Park Street, Carbondale, IL 62901. This building is located on East Campus, behind the Charlotte West Stadium (softball field). To view a map, click here and type “Grinnell Hall” into the search box.

EVENT PARKING

Farm to Fork Dinner guests may park in Lot 58, located on East Campus, but on the west side of Grinnell Commons. This lot can be accessed via East Park Street or Neely Drive.

ACCESSIBILITY

Individuals with disabilities are welcomed. Call 618-453-5738 to request accommodations.

*Menu and beer and wine pairings subject to change without notice.

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $35
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Website:
http://ow.ly/Q6KF30j1YMN

Venue

Grinnell Hall
275 E Park Street
Carbondale, IL 62901 United States
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