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Fork Fest

Fork Fest

Thursday, October 26
Romence Gardens & Greenhouses
265 Lakeside Drive NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Price: $40 | $45 at the door | $65 VIP | $15 for guests aged 11-15 | Free for guests 10 and under

Community Event

Join us for an evening of local food and drink at our 7th annual Fork Fest, presented by Brewery Vivant. Stroll from booth to booth and try samples from more than 40 of West Michigan's finest restaurants, farms, grocers, bakeries, breweries, and more. This year, we are also excited to host the Heartside Gleaning Initiative, Fulton Street Farmers Market, and Access of West Michigan. All samples are included in the price of admission and a cash bar will be available. 

Local First strives to make everyone in our community feel welcome. This year's accessibility measures include a quiet space, a large-print map of the event, wider pathways, and clearly marked way-finding signage.

VIP Tickets: Early entry to the event and a cocktail making class, hosted by Long Road Distillers. Cost: $65

Enjoy samples from
Art of the Table
Auntie Cheetah's Soup Shop
Brewery Vivant
Byron Center Meats
Chapbook Cafe
Connie's Cakes
Cultured Love
Daddy Pete's BBQ
Daddy's Dough
Donkey Taqueria
El Granjero Mexican Grill
Electric Cheetah
Essence Restaurant Group
Field & Fire Cafe
Furniture City Creamery
Gettin' Fresh
Global Infusion
Grand Rapids Cheesecake Company
Gravity Taphouse Grille
The Grilling Company
Herb & Fire Pizzeria
Heffron Farms
Irie Kitchen
Iron Restaurant
Lindo Mexico Restaurant
Louise Earl Butcher
Love's Ice Cream
Mazzo Cucina D'Italia
The Mitten Brewing Company
Mosby's Popcorn Palace
The Old Goat
The Omelette Shoppe
Osteria Rossa
Reds at Thousand Oaks
Slow Food West Michigan
The Sovengard
Squibb Coffee Bar
Supermercado Mexico
The Winchester
Twisted Rooster
Uccello's Ristorante Pizzeria & Sports Lounge
Uncle Cheetah's Soup Shop

Adult beverages available from
Brewery Vivant
Long Road Distillery
Fenn Valley Vineyards
Farmhaus Cider Co.