Items Tagged with 'Fork Fest'


Change Ups: Sixth annual Fork Fest to spur local economy

October 14, 2016
Attendees can connect directly with food entrepreneurs and learn how to shift their dollars to local sources Oct. 20, when Local First hosts its sixth annual Fork Fest from 5-9 p.m. at Romence Gardens. Read More

Fork Fest spotlights 'agricultural abundance'

October 21, 2014
Local First’s Fork Fest will support a sustainable community this week by introducing food lovers to many locally sourced restaurants and encouraging them to shift their dollars to those establishments. Read More

Fork Fest samples West Michigan fare

October 14, 2013
Get out your most generous pair of pants. Read More

Grab a fork and dig in, Fork Fest brings the farm to the city

October 17, 2012
One interesting addition to Grand Rapids menus during the last several years has been the growing inclusion of local farms. Some menus provide a general list of farms with which the restaurant does business, while others provide more detailed information about what products restaurants purchase from farms.  Read More