Events will take place rain or shine. The Fungus Face Off will be tented with heaters if it rains.
Big Sur Foragers Festival Dates Announced
January 17- 20 2019
Foragers Festival Fungus Face Off to be Held at Big Sur River Inn Saturday, January 19th, 2019
The event has traditionally served as a fundraiser for the Big Sur Health Center. The community's non-profit health center will receive the proceeds from the foraging events to continue to support the presence of local health care services in the Big Sur area.
The four-day festival affords Big Sur area restaurants the opportunity to host the culinary expertise of notable chefs who will be preparing unique fare ranging from rustic to elegant, paired alongside the central coast region's amazing selection of wine and beer.
Events will include:
A Thursday Night Fundraiser at Lugano's Swiss Bistro. Details to come.
Friday night winemaker's dinners as locations around Monterey County include Il Grillo in Carmel-by-the-Sea
The "Fungus Face-Off" will be held at Big Sur River Inn on Saturday, January 19th, 2019.
The event will have food tastings, wines, beers, raffles, silent auction and more! This popular event sells out early. Tickets will be on sale at (add link once live)
Saturday Foraging walk led by local experts. "Wild Mushroom Walks and Talk" led by Steve Copeland of Big Sur Guides and his team of expert mushroom foragers.
Sunday we are finalizing several brunch fundraisers around Monterey County.
Stay tuned for more details coming soon. For event details and venue information, visit www.bigsurforagersfestival.org or follow on the Foragers Facebook page