The region’s largest local foods showcase for the public and trade!


Renewing the Countryside is a founding member of the FEAST! Local Foods Network -- a partnership of many organizations, businesses, and individuals committed to growing a sustainable, local and regional food system which encourages innovation. As a result of our work, we hope to see current businesses flourish and new businesses get established. Read more about the FEAST! Network HERE.

We are hosting Feast! Local Foods Marketplace, a regional local foods festival and tradeshow at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, MN on November 30 and December 1st, 2018. The two-day event will showcase the best local food producers and makers from Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin.


FEAST! 2018 Schedule:

Friday, November 30, 2018

Industry-only Tradeshow



Saturday, December 1, 2018

Public Festival 



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We project over 1,500 attendees

to the festival and over 100 producers, foodmakers and buyers at the tradeshow.


Visit www.local-feast.org for more information


Presented by the FEAST! Local Foods Network

Supported by: Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, Renewing the Countryside, MN 

Department of Agriculture, U of M SE Sustainable Partnership, and many more.