Ag Ventures Alliance will be hosting a bus trip to The Feast Festival (Rochester, MN) on Saturday, December 3, 2016. Come join us and experience everything the Festival has to offer! The cost will be $10 for Ag Ventures Alliance members and $20 for non-members. Space is limited to the first 50 people that sign up. Cost covers transportation to and from Rochester, MN, admission, beer & wine tasting wrist bands, lunch, and tour of LTS Brewing.
8:00 am Bus leaves Sears parking lot in Mason City, IA (1720 S Federal) for The Feast (Rochester, MN)
10:00 am Arrive at The Feast Festival (Mayo Civic Center, Rochester, MN)
12:45 pm Bus leaves The Feast for lunch
1:00 pm Arrive for lunch at LTS Brewing provided by the People’s Food Co-op
2:00 pm Tour of LTS Brewing
3:30 pm Head back to Mason City
5:30 pm Arrive back at Sears parking lot in Mason City
The Feast Festival is a local food network with many different organizations, businesses, and individuals committed to growing a sustainable, local and regional food system encouraging innovation. The Festival is the largest exhibit of the finest local food and beverages in Southern Minnesota, Northeastern Iowa and Southwest Wisconsin. Check out their website at www.local-feast.org and see who is coming as exhibitors and as the date gets nearer when and what demos will be taking place.
People’s Food Co-op is community owned. That means that they have a special understanding of how we must nourish and respect not only their shoppers, but their community and their environment. People’s Food Co-op offers local selections in every area of their store. You’ll find them clearly marked with “local” or “regional” tags to help you choose products that originate close to home.
LTS Brewing Company is a small microbrewery that was founded in 2013 by avid home-brewer Brandon Schulz and business partner Jeff Werning. LTS currently brews up small batch ales and lagers. They also brew several different types of sodas (root beer, orange cream, and several others).
If you have questions regarding the bus trip please contact AgVA at 641-494-2368