2018 HarvestFest

CELEBRATE idaho's HARVEST 

at Wood River Valley HarvestFest

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LOCAL FOOD, LOCAL PEOPLE

Join us for a two-day celebration - September 14 & 15, 2018 - of all things local, featuring The Elevated Table, Family Food Fair & Market, The Taste Tour and Street Party.

Eat Together

HarvestFest food showcases the freshest seasonal ingredients grown by our Idaho producers. Eat, drink, dance, and mingle with your community and your farmers in celebration of their harvest.

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Event Schedule

 

Friday, September 14

The Elevated Table

5:30-9pm - Farm-to-Table Benefit Dinner at a Bellevue farm featuring the culinary creations of Chef Sean Temple from Warfield Brewery & Distillery

Enjoy an open-air, four-course meal built around fresh-picked produce, Bellevue-grown grains, pasture-raised meats, and Idaho wines.

 

Saturday, September 15

Wood River Valley HarvestFest

3-6pm - Will Call, FREE Family Corral, Food Fair & Market

5-7pm - Taste Tour - walking tour of Hailey Restaurants

7-10pm - Street Party with The Heaters

Fun for Everyone

 

A Weekend Celebration

Wood River Valley HarvestFest kicks off on Friday evening with The Elevated Table, a farm to table benefit for Local Food Alliance. On Saturday, head to Wood River Sustainability Center in Hailey at 3pm with a FREE Family Corral, Food Fair & Market. From 5-7pm, walk from restaurant to restaurant in downtown Hailey to enjoy fresh seasonal offerings from top chefs. Drinks available for purchase (with valid ID) from select regional wines & beers.

Family Friendly

On Saturday from 3 to 6pm, kids of all ages will enjoy fun activities such as ice-cream making, games, a fresh apple cider press, felting, and more at Syringa Mountain School’s Family Corral!

The Street Party

As the The Taste Tour winds down, the Street Party amps up back at Wood River Sustainability Center where The Heaters take the stage and HarvestFesters dance and enjoy the sunset. The Hailey Coffee Company will serve up dessert and coffee, while fire pits and local libations warm a mingling food community into the night. 

Coming From Out of Town?

Silver Creek Hotel
721 N Main Street
Bellevue, ID 83313
silvercreeksunvalley.com
208.725.8282

Use coupon code Harvest on the website for a 15% room discount


Wood River Inn & Suites
603 N Main Street
Hailey, ID 83333
www.woodriverinn.com
208.578.0600

Use promo code DEAL on website or phone call - discount depends on the room

 

taste the flavors

 

The Taste Tour

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 5-7pm

Nibble your way through Hailey's downtown corridor and enjoy the season's best offerings prepared by top local chefs. 

Tastes range from Thai curries, BBQ'd chicken and pizza to shrimp ceviche, lamb and salmon rolls. Participants enjoy 10 Taste tickets, so choices are abundant and no one goes home hungry!

Eat, drink and mingle with friends, neighbors, small business owners, and local producers whose products are featured throughout The Taste Tour.
 

Our Community Partners

 

Wills Toyota, Twin Falls, Idaho

Your Community Toyota Dealer

Toyota is in the business of making great cars, trucks and sport utility vehicles. We are also committed to sustainability. Which is why we developed a line of vehicles that makes the best possible use of our natural resources, and why we ensure that our facilities and plants minimize waste and energy while maximizing efficiency. At Wills Toyota, we offer an array of hybrid vehicles to choose from, like the fuel-sipping Prius, or the energy efficient RAV4 Hybrid, the compact SUV ready to take you on your next adventure. And with up to 53MPG (on select vehicles), driving eco-friendly has never felt so good!

 

Syringa Mountain School

Hosting Partner - Family Corral

Located in Hailey, Syringa Mountain School is the first public charter school in Idaho that is guided by the core principles of Waldorf education, joining more than 60 other such schools nationwide. Syringa  is a public, tuition-free option for families for grades K-6th. Programs are robust, multi-sensory, and student-driven, allowing children to develop a lifelong passion for learning. Through the encouragement and modeling of the academic staff, administration and parents, students learn to recognize the importance of becoming hard-working, compassionate citizens that contribute to their communities throughout their lifetime; while preparing them for continuous academic success.

Pride of Bristol Bay

Platinum Pitchfork - Producer Partner

From our nets to your doors, taste the wild, savor Bristol Bay.

While offering net-to-table traceability and the highest quality wild sockeye salmon, Pride of Bristol Bay is a leader is the sustainable food movement. Founder and Ketchum resident Matt Luck, along with dozens of other fishermen, heads out each summer to catch their bounty in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska. The Pride of Bristol Bay team has paired up with Trout Unlimited to keep mining and other destructive industries out of the Bay. Matt is committed to sustainable harvest, conservation, and the communities that he calls home. Buy wild sockeye salmon through the seafood share program - pick-up during the HarvestFest Family Food Fair & Market.

 

 

Atkinsons' - Bellevue, Hailey, & Ketchum, ID

Buy Local. Buy Idaho. Shop Atkinsons'.

If you're looking for a selection of Idaho produced products, look no further than Atkinsons'. We carry the largest selection of Idaho based products in the Wood River Valley. From dairy to veggies, to produce, to grass fed beef and Idaho fish (even cookies and ice cream), we have it all as your community based market, located in Bellevue, Hailey and Ketchum. 

Everything From ALDERSPRINGS BEEF to ZURZUN BEANS, and 

Everything In Between.

Lava Lake Lamb

Platinum Pitchfork - Producer Partner

Lava Lake Lamb's two-fold mission is to raise the highest quality, best-tasting grass-fed lamb available and to do it in a way that restores and protects the rich native landscape on which their lambs roam and graze.

Lava Lake Lamb is an artisanal producer of all-natural grass-fed lamb. We raise our lamb on a family owned ranch in the southern Pioneer Mountains near Sun Valley Idaho. 

Only a handful of producers raise 100-percent grass-fed lamb. Even fewer are able to offer it online. Our lamb is available to consumers nationwide online, year-round.

 
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D. L. Evans Bank

Hometown Community Bank

As a the largest Idaho-based community bank, we are proud to support our communities, our customers and our local Idaho farmers and the efforts of HarvestFest.