Upcoming Fab Food Events for Your Consideration


A seasonal (and always vegetarian!) spread at Greens. Photo: Nader Khouri.

I really can’t type anymore, I am so wiped out, but I wanted to be sure you had these events on your radar—click the links for all the details:

The ~GREENS~ 40th Anniversary Acclaimed Chef Dinner Series features a distinguished lineup of lauded chefs, including: Suzette Gresham (Acquerello: this Wednesday September 11th!), Kim Alter (Nightbird: October 7th), Tanya Holland (Brown Sugar Kitchen: November 4th), and Pam Mazzola (Prospect: December 11th).

On Thursday September 12th, San Francisco’s top bakers and pastry chefs will be at ~BLUESTEM BRASSERIE~ for the second Bake the World a Better Place, with tables full of sweet and savory goodies to benefit CUESA’s Foodwise Teens. 5pm. Full details and tickets here.

~FOREIGN CINEMA~ is turning 20 (!!) on Thursday September 19th, and you know they’re going to throw one helluva bash! It will be inspired by Federico Fellini; proceeds will be donated to Mission Neighborhood Center, 826 Valencia, and the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence. Tickets/details.

The 11th annual Eat Real Festival is Saturday September 21st-22nd in Oakland’s Jack London Square. It’s like a state fair, street-food festival, and a block party, with food vendors, craft cocktails, beer, and wine, entertainment, culinary classes, demos, family-friendly activities, and more. Check out all the great partners and happenings.