Past Events

Incase you missed one of our events, you can check them out here and get excited about the next one. Hope to see you all soon.

Farm to Table Fermentation Workshop – March 15 @ 11:00 AM

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Weds., March 15 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Join us at a Farm to Table Fermentation Workshop at NOMADgardens in Mission Bay, the first roaming community garden in San Francisco. We’ll learn about what’s next in SF’s famous food culture. We’ll look around the revolutionary NOMADgardens urban garden and sample local food and drink. We’ll learn about fermentation in […]

Food From the Heart – February 10th 5:00 – 7:30 pm

Friday, February 10, 2017

Join us on Friday, February 10 at the San Francisco Ferry Building Marketplace to celebrate Valentine’s weekend.Marketplace shops will be open for Valentine gift shopping, and music will serenade you from the halls. Merchants will offer delicious small bites from $2 to $6 each, and Napa Valley Vintners will pour wine for $4 per taste. […]

Annual SFSF Membership Meeting – January 23rd 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Monday, January 23, 2017

A reception will follow brief talks from: Sandi McGinnis, Slow Food Member, owner of McGinnis Ranch & Terra Madre attendee. Dava Guthmiller, Chief Creative Officer/Founder of Noise 13 and former president of Slow Food San Francisco. She is passing the fork to the new Board. Sally Rogers, newly elected president of Slow Food San Francisco […]

Stemple Creek Work Party – January 15th 9:15 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Join CUESA, Slow Food SF, and The Perennial for a tree-planting party, farm tour, and lavish lunch prepared by Anthony Myint (The Perennial, Mission Chinese Food, Commonwealth), all to support carbon farming at Stemple Creek Ranch.

5th Annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference

Saturday, April 16, 2016

  Slow Food San Francisco’s Annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference is entering it’s 5th year, and we are excited to look back at the progress we have made as a community as well as our goals for the coming years. This year’s conference will feature keynote speakers, panels, break out sessions, and plenty of opportunities […]

Support Slow Food at Hillside Supper Club

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

  Join us on Wednesday March 2nd at Hillside Super Club to benefit Slow Food San Francisco! $1 from every glass of wine and $1 from every appetizer will benefit Slow Food’s annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference.   Hillside Super Club embodies Slow Food principles of conviviality and sustainability. Make a reservation or stop in for a glass of wine from 6-10pm!

Food from the Heart 2016

Friday, February 12, 2016

  Food From The Heart at the Ferry Building Marketplace kicks off on Friday, February 12 with a benefit for Slow Food San Francisco from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.. The public is invited to stroll the candlelit Grand Nave where the merchants and restaurateurs of the Marketplace will offer seasonal hors d’oeuvres and Napa Valley Vintners will pour […]

Slow Food San Francisco 25th Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Please join us celebrating 25 years of Slow Food in San Francisco! We will be hosting at ThirstyBear Brewing Company with great community and delicious food and drinks! Your $25 admission includes one drink ticket, and a yummy menu of house favorites, including paella and churros!    

Film Screening with SPUR: Food Chains

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

In this vivid documentary, an intrepid group of farmworkers works to build support for their Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm laborers in the United States. The film reveals the human cost in our food supply and the struggle to strike a better balance. Following the screening, join us […]

COBA 2015 School Garden Tour and Workshop

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Join Slow Food San Francisco and Education Outside for a hands on garden tour and workshop before the second day of COBA 2015. We will explore what goes into a successful school garden at Alice Fong Yu Alternative School and discuss best practices with Education Outside, the premiere school garden group in San Francisco.

Dinner at Bar Tartine

Saturday, March 07, 2015

The food at Bar Tartine relies heavily on local produce and the strong vision of its chefs towards layering bold flavors with powerful simplicity. Ingredients are painstakingly made in house, and are all processed at the restaurant and form the foundation on which the constantly evolving menu is built. The menu at Bar Tartine is a celebration of […]

Dinner at Hillside Supper Club

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Hillside Supper Club promotes introducing new friends, experiencing different foods, and experimenting with fun ingredients, all while building a community around the principals of simplicity and sustainability. Come as strangers, leave as friends! Small group dinners will take place at sustainable restaurants around San Francisco the second night of the COBA Conference and are open to […]

Dinner at Plant Cafe Organic

Saturday, March 07, 2015

The Plant Cafe Organic grew out of a desire to make it easy and affordable to eat delicious healthy local organic food. Their mission is to promote the wellbeing of people and planet, and provide an avenue to support healthy choices and sustainable practices. Everything they serve is made with exclusively 100% organic and local ingredients. Their produce […]

Dinner at Pauline’s Pizza and Wine Bar

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Pauline’s Berkeley Garden and Star Canyon Ranch provide a year-round supply of certified organic greens, fruits, and vegetables for their pizzas and salads. Pauline’s ranch also raises grass fed goat and sheep. The pizzeria and wine bar cooks up amazing dishes with these farm-raised ingredients. Come and taste for yourself. Small group dinners will take place at sustainable restaurants […]

Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference 2015

Friday, March 06, 2015

Building Our Community, Empowering Our Children COBA is an annual conference that brings together local stakeholders in childhood obesity prevention to promote innovation and provide insight into work being done on this critical issue. We are excited to expand COBA into a two-day conference to include a comprehensive array of content and more time for attendees to connect and collaborate. […]

Slow Sip

Thursday, February 26, 2015

  This special Valentine’s “Slow Sip” is celebrating Slow Food SF members Anne and Greg who met last year at another Slow Sip and recently got married! These casual happy-hour-style gatherings at various local watering holes are a great opportunity to meet members, leaders, find out more about our programs and efforts and get involved if you want. Or, if you’re […]

Food From The Heart 2015

Friday, February 13, 2015

Food From The Heart at the Ferry Building Marketplace kicks off on Friday, February 13 with a benefit for Slow Food San Francisco from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.. The public is invited to stroll the candlelit Grand Nave where the merchants and restaurateurs of the Marketplace will offer seasonal hors d’oeuvres and Napa Valley Vintners will pour wine […]

Slow Crab 2014

Sunday, December 07, 2014

Save the date: Dec. 7th…Celebrate the start of Dungeness Crab season with Slow Food San Francisco

SFSF Member Potluck

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Join us for the annual Slow Food San Francisco member potluck. It is a great opportunity to meet other members, learn about local programs, and find out how to get involved! Please bring a dish to share and your own wine and beer. Non-alcoholic beverages and eco-friendly plates and utensils will be provided. A $10 […]

Slow Food SF Dinner Introducing Jenner Family Beef

Monday, May 19, 2014

The dinner is organized by Slow Food Scott Valley in partnership with Slow Food San Francisco.   We are grateful to Lorenzo Scarpone for working alongside us in promoting one of the oldest ranching families in Northern California’s Scott Valley.  Our Valley is nestled in the rugged mountains near the Oregon border, and boasts a frontier charm.  Visitors to the historic […]

SPUR & Slow Food on Film presents – Dirt: The Movie

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Join SPUR and Slow Food San Francisco’s screening of  “Dirt: The Movie by documentary filmmaker Bill Benenson. All around us and yet so easy to ignore, soil is one of the earth’s most valuable and underappreciated resources. The film Dirt: The Movie takes a look at the state of the living organic matter that we come from […]

Convivial Table: Italian Spring (Vegetarian)

Friday, March 28, 2014

Join us for an intimate culinary celebration of the season with a vegetarian Italian feast in a San Francisco home! Bring your favorite dish to share and a bottle of wine (or other beverage), and sit down with our generous hostess and a group of fellow Slow Fooders to savor a meal, share stories and […]

TEDxManhattan: Changing the Way We Eat Viewing Party

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Speakers with various backgrounds in food and farming share their insights and expertise.  A highlight of the event is the ample time given for attendees to meet each other and look for new synergies and new ideas to help bolster the sustainable food movement. Co-hosted by Slow Food San Francisco and CUESA Seating for this […]

Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference

Saturday, February 22, 2014

  Slow Food San Francisco’s Annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference brings together local stakeholders in childhood obesity prevention to promote innovation and provide insight into work being done on this critical issue. Participants will walk away with a more comprehensive understanding of childhood obesity and knowledge of the challenges impacting different fields and individuals. The place-based approach of […]

Food From the Heart

Friday, February 07, 2014

The annual Food From The Heart at the Ferry Building is a wonderful Valentine’s tradition.

Introductory Sausage-Making Class and Dinner

Friday, January 24, 2014

The newly opened Tender Greens in San Francisco’s Financial District offers farm-to-fork, organic classics along with chef driven daily specials highlighting the best of seasonal ingredients, local farms and artisans. “We believe there should be a conscious connection between the one who eats the food and the source of that sustenance. Tender Greens develops partnerships with […]

Member Holiday Event Celebrating Terra Madre Day

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

To celebrate Terra Madre Day, Slow Food San Francisco is hosting a Food Swap on Tuesday, December 10th for our chapter members! Bring any homemade items – cookies, pickels, jams, etc. – and trade with someone else. Better yet, bring something made with an Ark of Taste Product. The theme of Terra Madre Day 2013 is saving endangered foods. […]

NOMADgardens / Slow Food San Francisco fundraiser – Thurs. Dec. 5th

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Capitalizing on Community – Panel Discussion and Mixer How are we redefining and reframing community in today’s dynamic world and what does that mean for food, agriculture, technology and wellness? WHEN:    Thursday Dec 5th, 2013 (6:00pm) WHERE:  Coaleese Design Office 660 3rd Street – San Francisco Tickets to event (press here).  – “SlowFoodSF” is the Slow […]

Convivial Table Dinner at ThirstyBear

Friday, November 15, 2013

Join us for a special evening in the cellar at Thirsty Bear. We will meet upstairs at the bar at 6:00 with dinner starting at 6:30 down between the tanks.

Greater Good Food (is) Fair

Saturday, October 26, 2013

This October 26, San Francisco will host the first ever Greater Good Food Fair to celebrate real food, free of genetic modification.

Brews on the Bay

Saturday, October 19, 2013

The San Francisco Brewers Guild invites you to celebrate 10 years of Brews on the Bay with us aboard the historic S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien at Pier 45. (Portion of proceeds benefit Slow Food SF)

Convivial Table Dinner “Harvest Time”

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Butternut Squash Soup? Mushroom Medley, Apple Crisp or Pumpkin Pie? Share your favorite fall dishes with fellow Slow Food members at this potluck-style dinner. Host Barbara Treadwell (author of “Favorite Food Finds” on John Hamilton’s show, On the Go on KGO Sunday mornings) invites you to her table for harvest time feasting and conviviality. Sign up now (seats are limited) for a […]

Convivial Table at Parallel 37

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Join us for a special evening with Chef de Cuisine Michael Rotondo, who crafts globally-inspired cuisine that is artistically creative, disciplined and intriguing, expertly paired with wine, beer and hand crafted cocktails. Sourced locally, Parallel 37’s hyper-seasonal produce is farmer-grown, while meat, poultry and seafood all utilize sustainable practices. Parallel 37 is a contemporary American restaurant […]

Convivial Table Dinner at Georges

Monday, July 29, 2013

To celebrate the diversity of wonderful food available in this region and foster community among our members, join us for a spectacular dinner at our next Convivial Table! George’s is a Financial district neighborhood restaurant and raw bar featuring sustainably sourced seafood. Located in the historic Fugazzi building, Georges evokes the atmosphere of a classic […]

9th Annual Golden Glass

Saturday, June 29, 2013

The Golden Glass features local, national and international sustainable wines complemented by culinary delights from the Bay Area’s top restaurants and artisan producers. Golden Glass is the annual fundraiser for Slow Food San Francisco and is open to press, trade, Slow Food members, and the general public. The Golden Glass will celebrate the efforts of […]

Potluck Convivial Table: Fermentation!

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

New date: Wednesday, June 12th There has been a lot of buzz lately about the benefits (and making) of fermented foods. Join us for our next Convivial Table Dinner on Wednesday, June 12th, a potluck feast celebrating fermentation! From beer to cheese to yoghurt, to miso, kombucha, kimchi and beyond … our hosts Leigh Rodwick and her Aunt Alison […]

Second Annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Slow Food San Francisco invites you to join for its second annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference. This Conference will bring together local stakeholders in childhood obesity prevention to promote innovation and provide insight into work being done on this critical issue.

Convivial Table Dinner: Salumeria

Monday, January 21, 2013

On January 21st, join Central Kitchen chef Thomas McNaughton and Slow Food San Francisco for an intimate dinner at Salumeria, a space not normally available for dining, in a unique setting surrounded by brick walls and hanging salumi…

Slow Food Dinner at DOSA on Fillmore – February 25 @ 7:00 pm

Thursday, January 01, 1970

Tickets available here. Join the new co-chairs of Slow Food San Francisco for dinner at the Slow Food-approved DOSA on Fillmore. We are excited to partner with Nommery to host a dinner with new and old Slow Food members alike and learn more about what you’d like out of your San Francisco chapter (and what […]



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