Upcoming Local Food Events – SE Michigan

Event, Find Local Food, Get Involved, Kelly Wilson

Whether the weather makes us feel like it or not, summer is here! And that means more opportunities to get out of the house and enjoy local food with your friends. Here is a sampling of upcoming “foodie” events happening in Southeast Michigan. Hope to see you there!

Taste the Local Difference Magazine Release Parties

Rub elbows with local food enthusiasts, try some local snacks and drinks and be among the first to catch a copy of the SE Michigan Local Food Guide.

Cooking Demo at the Pittsfield Township Farmers Market – June 6th

Join the Ypsilanti Food Co-op in celebrating the start of the growing season with a local food cooking demo.

Grillin’ It – June 9th

A “picnic with a purpose” to raise funds to fight hunger in Washtenaw County. Enjoy grilled foods, live local music, kids activities, free massages, and local brews.

Taste of Spring Collaborative Dinner – June 15th

Fresh Forage, Bløm Meadworks, Milan Coffee Works and Mindo Chocolate are joining forces for a seasonally inspired feast. You’ll enjoy a coursed dinner with seasonal mead pairings and get behind the scenes glimpse into each food business.

Lady Farmer Meetup – June 23rd

Hit pause during this busy time of year to mingle with other lady farmers and food gardeners for community and conversation.

Kelly Wilson, RDN, is the Director of Community Partners for Taste the Local Difference. Contact her at kelly@localdifference.org

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