Mill City Farmers Market promotes local, sustainable and organic agriculture, farmers and small businesses and access to healthy local foods.

Mill City Farmers Market

Digging Deeper

Harvest Moon Benefit Dinner by the Riverfront


Thank you to all who came out to this lovely event! We had a very enjoyable evening and were warmed by all the generous support by all who attended.

Save the date to support the Market at this special Gala event!

September 11, 2011 4:30 to 7:30pm

Picture a September evening with festive music and a gourmet feast of fresh local foods set against the backdrop of a full Harvest Moon. You won’t want to miss this celebration of the Mill City Farmers Market and the bounty of the harvest. Please join us for our spectacular al fresco Harvest Moon Dinner, in the extraordinary Mississippi riverfront setting between the Guthrie Theater and the Mill City Museum, on Sunday September 11.

On the Menu:

Crostini with Singing Hill’s Goat Cheese and Indian Tomato Chutney
Watermelon Gazpacho
Sweet Corn, Green Bean and Home Hearth Grain’s Wheat Berry salad in a Plum-Sunflower Vinaigrette
Summer Potato Salad in a Dill, Parsley and Green Onion Sour Cream Dressing
Farmers Market Harvest Vegetable Platter
Baby Greens Salad in a Tarragon White Balsamic Dressing
Heirloom Tomatoes drizzled with Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Sea Salt
Local Artisanal Bread with Hope Creamery Butter
Braised Wild Idea Buffalo in a Herb Red Wine Sauce
and for Dessert: Apple Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting

Attire: End of Summer Cocktail Casual

Tickets are available here via PayPal. You may also send a check by mail to:

Mill City Farmers Market
attn: Harvest Moon Benefit
704 South 2nd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Please include quantity and type of tickets requested and attendees names.

After a dinner guaranteed to tantalize your taste buds and orchestrated with our Market Chefs, Nick Schneider and Heather Hartman, participate in a live auction of unique and exceptional offerings. For more details on the auction items, click here.

This dinner is an annual fundraising event for the Mill City Farmers Market. Since 2004, the market has actively promoted local, sustainable and organic agriculture, and has increased economic opportunities for farmers, urban youth, small businesses and food artisans. Not only has the market offered experiential learning about and access to healthy local foods, it has stood out as a vibrant gathering place for the community.

See you at the Harvest Moon Dinner by the Riverfront!

Choose to purchase tickets individually or a table for ten:

Individual Tickets

Tables of Ten

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