2110, 2017

Collard Green Cookoff and Wellness Expo

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Hosted by Urban Ministry and WE Community Garden:

The 9th Annual Maw Maw’s Collard Green Cook-off and Wellness Expo is a celebration of food, wellness, and community promoting the healthy living programs of Urban Ministry. The family-focused event will be hosted in the heart of West End on the grounds of Urban Ministry on Saturday, October […]

1910, 2017

Moss Rock Festival

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This annual festival held each November at The Preserve in Hoover focuses on nature-inspired art and design, an eco themed market, beer garden, outdoor activities, live music, and more.  Full list of vendors and exhibitors is available on the festival website.

Saturday, November 4th / 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, November 5th/ 10:00am – 4:00pm
Gate: $7 Adults, $10 Wknd, $5 Senior/Student, […]

2204, 2017

Earth Day Mobile Bay

By |April 22nd, 2017||0 Comments

Hosted by Earth Day Mobile Bay:

Featuring live music, movies, environmental exhibits, vendors, on-site recycling, and more.

ASAN members will be on site representing ASAN at an exhibit table!

Free admission.  Held at the Fairhope Pier rain or shine.  Free parking available at Big Lots (Eastern Shore Shopping Center, 150 Eastern Shore Shopping Center, Fairhope, AL 36532), where […]

804, 2017

Shoals Earth Day Fest

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Hosted by Shoals Earth Month:

Annual Earth Day Celebration features music, kids activities, artisans and craftspeople, educational displays, food, hands-on workshops, and more.  Full program; information about volunteering, exhibiting, and sponsoring; and more, at http://shoalsearthmonth.com.

This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as […]

104, 2017

Lookout Mountain Ferment Festival

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1st Annual Lookout Mountain Ferment Festival
– REGISTRATION: limited to 50, register at www.harvestrootsferments.com
– April 1, 2017 — 9:30am–4:30pm
– In beautiful Mentone, AL
– Featuring Sandor Katz and Sequatchie Cove Creamery

Tickets are $65 for early bird and must be purchased at www.harvestrootsferments.com. Free lunch and 18×24 silkscreen poster included with admission.

Join Harvest Roots Ferments for a […]

1711, 2016

Mississippi Food Summit and Agricultural Revival

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Hosted by the Mississippi Sustainable Agriculture Network (MSAN).  To be held at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum in Jackson, MS.

Every other year, farmers, health practitioners, market managers, chefs, legislators, students, educators, and local food activists from around the state come together for the Mississippi Food Summit & Agricultural Revival. They share success stories, problem-solve barriers, […]

510, 2016

Moundville Native American Festival

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The Moundville Native American Festival takes place each year on the Wednesday through Saturday of the first full week of October.  Located at the University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaological Park, performers, artists, craftspeople, and tradition bearers entertain and educate visitors about the rich culture and heritage that makes Southeastern Indians unique.

More information at http://moundville.ua.edu/festival/.

This event is […]

2708, 2016

Farm Y’all Festival

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Annual festival in Cullman featuring a giant pumpkin and watermelon weigh-off, chef demos, childrens activities, exhibits, and live entertainment.  A schedule for 2016 is available at http://farmyall.com/2016-events-yall.html.  More info to follow at http://farmyall.com/.

This event is not hosted by ASAN. As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize […]

3004, 2016

Southern Makers

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Southern Makers is a two-day event that celebrates and cultivates Southern creativity and innovation. This is an event that is created for makers (and enthusiasts), by makers as a platform to come together in one central location to network, learn, inspire and cultivate the southern soul that keeps Alabama and Southern Makers unique and special. Southern Makers […]

1303, 2016

2nd Annual Downtown Huntsville Cheese Festival

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Presented by Carrie’s Kitchen:

The 2nd Annual Huntsville Cheese Festival will showcase Alabama’s local cheesemakers, alongside other artisans of local food, drink, crafts, and other products. More information can be found here.

This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize all […]