Saturday: Bolinas Food Festival 2013

The 2nd annual BOLINAS FOOD FESTIVAL is Saturday October 12th 2013, 11am-5pm, Farmers’ Market opens at 10am in the BCC Hall!!!

Food Fest 2013Featuring West Marin Chefs, Farms , Music & Fun – Benefits the Bolinas Community Center’s Kitchen remodel.

Offering delicious foods, food-related crafts with a fantastic music line-up, meant to highlight the incredible local food culture here in West Marin. There will also be cooking demonstrations throughout the day. And all proceeds from the booth rentals go toward improving/renovating the community centers’ kitchen, with the aim of further supporting local food businesses by providing a local certified kitchen space.

We are looking for volunteers – please call (415) 868-2128 or email


At Mesa Park 10:30 am – 6pm


12 noon – 5pm Live Music in the Plaza:




11 am-5pm Acoustic Music in the Downtown Park





10 am-5pm Café & Farmers’ Market in the Bolinas Community Center

10 am-11 Jan Broek Troubadour

11am-12 noon El Presidente Stuart Chapman

BCC Café with Pastries, Espressos & Tea

BCC farm stand donations from Star Route, La Tercera, Gospel Flats, Big Mesa & Fresh Run Farms

Buckenmeyers Canned Tuna & Salmon, Focaccia and Wooden Kitchen Utensils

Emery’s Chocolate Covered Toffee

Knowles Wooden Kitchen Ware

Mann Family Farm Eggs and Kale Chips

& Amanda Ross Skin Care Products (food grade)

Norwegian Waffles by Heidi Sandoval

Parkside Fresh Bread

Schehera’s Gluten Free Baked Goods & Pottery

Susan Martenelli’s Jams & Jellies

Tacherra Ranch Beef


 Noon-5pm Food Demos in the BCC

12 noon Seed Saving Class with Sprout Seed Librarian Media Leones in BCC Hall

1 pm Pickling with Kanoa in BCC Kitchen

2pm Apple Cider & Wine with Melinda Stone in BCC Hall

3pm Ice cream with Tanya & Ida in Kitchen

4pm Fish Filleting with Andrew Kleinberg in BCC Hall

11 am-5pm West Marin Chef’s Food Court:

Asia’s Aqua Frescas

Barbary Coast Bistro: Slow Smoked BBQ Ribs W/ Potato Salad and  Kobe Cheese Steak Sandwiches

BCC Beer & Wine bar

BCC Salads, Hog Island Oysters & Kids Dogs

BCC Homemade Pies & Icecream

Beth’s Bakery: Cronuts

Carmen’s: Tamales & Salsa

Humble Kitchen: Pot stickers & Spring Rolls

Ida Severson: Grilled Cheese & Pickles

Purple Squirrel Indonesian Cuisine: Chicken Satays & Nasi Rames Rice Bowls

Info Booth on Community Dinners in Plaza


Kid Zone and more fun in the Downtown Park

Trikes, hulahoops, arts & crafts and face painting by Schehera Van Dyk

1-3pm Kid’s Games with Omar

BCC Apple Press & Juice Bar

Bo Tierra Specialties

Edible School Yard

Sprout Seed Library

Face Painting, Arts & Crafts, Kids Games

To become a vendor keep reading:


If you are a food vendor or have something else you think the Festival will benefit from offering and you are from West Marin and want to participate, use the entry form attached Food_Fest_Entry_Form.2013 to describe the food/service/product you would like to sell and send it to the BCC address on the form with your payment. This is first come first serve on vending and we don’t want duplicates of food or merchandise offered. Please send in your vendor application and check by September 12th, or there will be an additional $25.00 charge. Booths are 5 feet for $45 or $90 for a 10 foot by 10 foot space. We also ask for 10% of sales made the day of go to the Bolinas Community Center:Aal money goes for the  Center’s kitchen remodel.

We will be advertising on KWMR and if you would like to possibly get a live interview with a show on the radio let me know so I can help arrange it.

There will be ‘Guest Chef Demos’ throughout the day in the Plaza/BCC. If you are interested in doing a demo, please email us your demo idea and what you might be need to do the demo or if you can provide everything yourself.

We are also looking for volunteers to help with:

–          Set-up

–          Break-down

–          Bar, Cafe & Produce Sales

–          Grilling

–          Festival Security/Parking

For more info please contact Lia at (415) 868-2128  or