Find current and future Slow Food events below and an archive of past events here.  Non Slow Food events and announcements are on the Announcements page, and reference information can be found on the Links page.  

Event fees cover the cost of the event and provide support for our programs, such as Farmers Market cooking demonstrations. In 2010, we sponsored delegates to the international Slow Food event, Terra Madre in Torino, Italy.

September 10, 2016: Great Yards Get-Together

When: Saturday, Sept 10 from 10am to 2pm
Where: Heritage Park
What: Great Yards Get-Together, hosted by the city of Olympia.  Slow Food will distribute information on vegetables to be planted in September – garlic and tender greens.
If you can: Help us at the Slow Food table – email Loretta Seppanen at

September 21, 2016: Ark of Taste Garden Potluck

When: Wednesday, Sept 21 5:30 to 6:30
What: Ark of Taste Garden potluck at The Commons at Fertile Ground, Olympia. Bring an item for the potluck plus your dishware. Slow Food will provide tastes of heritage tomatoes, fava bean and runner bean paste, roasted parsnips, Ozette potatoes from our Ark of Taste Garden.
Cost: This is a free event for those living near Fertile Ground and those interested in Slow Food.