Adirondack Harvest Week Kicks off with Taste of Local Food Festival Sept. 14

Farmers' MarketELIZABETHTOWN--As the kick-off for Adirondack Harvest Week, the Adirondack History Center Museum is hosting the second annual Taste of Local Food Festival on Saturday, September 14 from 11:00am – 2:30pm.

Restaurants, chefs and culinary artists are invited to showcase their favorite appetizers, entrees, desserts or other prepared items featuring local foods. A variety of small portions of selected food are to be served at the Food Festival. The event is open free to the public with tickets to be sold and used to pay for the tastings.
 
The Museum also is free and open to the public displaying The Human Face of the Adirondacks in the Civil War exhibit, the award winning Worked/Wild exhibition, and an updated Adirondack Fire Tower exhibit. Mountain Lake PBS and Adirondack Harvest documentary film Small Farm Rising is being shown in the Worked/Wild exhibition room. Adirondack Harvest and other exhibitors are available to offer information about locally grown foods and resources. Music and stories of farm and food are presented by the Upstanders (Sandra Weber, David Hodges and guests).
 
A Taste of Local is presented in partnership with Adirondack Harvest and the Elizabethtown-Lewis Chamber of Commerce. The museum is located at 7590 Court Street, Elizabethtown. For more information contact us at 518-873-6466 or echs@adkhistorycenter.org.