Harvest Party

Banner RedesignThis was an incredible event!  Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate local food, honor our farmers and donate food for the drive.  We’re excited to see what next year has in store for us.  For pictures from the event, please click here to view the album on Facebook.

Do you love REAL FOOD? You know, food that doesn’t come out of a box, but is grown from our earth, preferably the earth beneath 417-Land? If so, this event is where you need to be!

WHEN:    Saturday, October 26, 5:00-9:00pm

WHERE:  Farmers Park, 4139 S. Nature Center Way, Springfield, MO 65804

COST:  FREE; tickets can be purchased for food and beverages

Facebook Event Page

Schedule of Events:

5:00 – 9:00pm:
—> food samplings
—> live cooking demonstrations
—> live music by Barak Hill & Dallas Jones
—> bounce house provided by the YMCA
—> kids games, balloon art, hula hooping, pumpkin painting & more!

7:45 – 8:15pm:
—> awards ceremony and prizes

Bring your EAT REAL passport to receive 5 FREE TICKETS for food and beverages upon entry to the event. For event series calendar, please click here.

To learn more about National Food Day, follow this link: http://www.foodday.org/

Food vendor lineup:

Non-Food vendors:

  • CoxHealth – Presenting Sponsor
  • Healthy Living Alliance – Gold Sponsor
  • American National Family of Companies – Gold Sponsor
  • 106.7 The River – Gold Sponsor
  • Step By Step Nutrition
  • SoulFit Training
  • Ozarks Food Harvest
  • James River Basin Partnership
  • Springfield Urban Agriculture Coaltion
  • MU Ext – Greene County (Master Gardeners)
  • MU Ext – Family Nutrition Education Program
  • Ozark’s Bee Keeper’s Association
  • Missouri Organic Association
  • Southwest Missouri Dietetic Association
  • Smiling Sun Lawns