A fundraiser celebrating the farms and food

of New England at Castle Hill Inn

DATE AND TIME                        LOCATION
Tuesday, August 13, 2024           Castle Hill Inn
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm                     Newport, RI

Join us for a one-of-a-kind fundraising event celebrating local growers and food producers — featuring dozens of local farms paired with chefs from some of the top restaurants around. Meet these local food stars, watch live dish preparation, and enjoy their delicious creations along with local wine, beer, signature cocktails, live music, and the stunning water-view setting of Castle Hill Inn's Chalet Patio and Lawn overlooking the Newport Bridge spanning Narragansett Bay.

Your participating supports the mission of Farm Fresh Rhode Island and contributes to the vibrant local food community.

Advance tickets only, they are not sold at the event. This event is rain or shine. No refunds. Children under age 12 are welcome to attend at no cost.

Interior Photo of Tent at Local Food Fest with a Thank you to Newport Restaurant Group

2024 Restaurant & Farm/Producer Pairings

One of the most intriguing aspects of Local Food Fest is our pairings — dream teams of growers/makers and chefs crafting unique dishes using the freshest local harvest of the season.

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Thank You

Local Food Fest would not be possible without the generosity of Castle Hill Inn and Newport Restaurant Group. We are extremely grateful to the amazing chefs, growers, and producers who donate their time and products to make this event a success. Our Local Food Fest Committee and Volunteers are instrumental in hosting an event of this size: Thank you! To learn how your business can sponsor Local Food Fest, email nikki@farmfreshri.org.

2024 Sponsors

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Raffle & Silent Auction Supporters

Thank you to the generous supporters of our raffle prizes and silent auction items.

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