Local First
Join Local First Donate Donate
Local First Facebook Local First Twitter Local First Instagram


Fork Fest

Fork Fest

Thursday October 23
Romence Gardens & Greenhouses
265 Lakeside Drive NE
Grand Rapids 49503

Price: $30

Eat Local Challenge

Treat yourself to a evening of local food, drinks, and conversation at our annual, community-favorite Fork Fest. You'll sample delicious bites and treats from over 40 of West Michigan's finest producers, restaurants, and specialty food makers. You'll amble through a beautiful greenhouse decorated with fall flowers and hear folk music in the air.

Tickets are now on sale. $30 gets you unlimited samples - you won't leave hungry! Brewery Vivant beer, Fenn Valley wine, and Vander Mill cider will also be available for purchase.

You'll be able to sample food from the following local businesses:

Brann's Steakhouse & Sports Grille
Brewery Vivant
Catered Creations
Charley's Chips & Salsa
Chocolates by Grimaldi
CitySen Lounge
Country Winds Creamery
Crooked Goose
Cultured Love
Daddy Pete's BBQ
Desiderio Chocolates
Earthkeeper Farm
Electric Cadillac Delicatessen
Essence Restaurant Group
Field & Fire
Fulton Street Farmers Market
Furniture City Creamery
GoJo Ethiopian Cuisine
Grand Rapids Cheesecake Company
Grand Rapids Downtown Market
Grassfields Cheese
Just Enjoy Bakery
Love's Ice Cream
Nourish Organic Market
Prospector's Coffee
Relish Green Grocer
Romence Gardens & Greenhouses
Sara's Sweets Bakery
Schuler's Chapbook Cafe
Schuil Coffee Company
Sip Organic Juice Bar
Slow Food West Michigan
Supermercado Mexico
Terra GR
The Gilmore Collection
Twisted Rooster
Uccello's Ristorante
Visser Farms