22nd Annual Wild Edible Feast
05/26/2022 05:15 PM – 08:30 PM MT
Support Environmental Education in the Yampa Valley and “Tempt Your Wild Side!” We are bringing back a social tapas-style event where you can mix and mingle at five different stations offering freshly harvested wild edibles and unique proteins carefully curated by Aurum’s Chef de Cuisine, Gabriel Ledesma. Relax riverside on the patio, sit in the roomy bar area or wander around the two dining levels Aurum has to offer.
General Admission – $125
Doors open for cocktail hour: 5:15 – 6:00 PM
Dinner Service 6:00 – 8:30 PM
VIP & General Admission – $150 (space limited to 25-30 guests)
New topic this year! Riverside on the patio, Karen Vail and Mary O’Brien will shed light on drought-tolerant native plant landscaping and resources for Steamboat Springs. Stay ahead of the tread as just this February a bill is under consideration in Colorado to provide incentives for turf replacement.
Participate near or far! Join our online auction from May 1- 26, 2022.
THANK YOU TO OUR INCREDIBLE EVENT SPONSORS!
DIG IN! Cooking with Wild Edibles
A digital masterclass to:
- Identify and harvest local wild edible plants
- Learn best practices from Yampatika’s Naturalists
- View chef-led preparation of dishes
- Access a variety of recipes
Learn from the best with Yampatika’s Founder, Karen Vail and Senior Naturalist, Mary O’Brien, and an array of Steamboat’s top chefs.
All funds from the sale of this program will support Yampatika’s environmental learning activities in Northwest Colorado.
PURCHASE OPTIONS & WHAT’S INCLUDED:
Regular Pass – $50
This is a regular virtual Masterclass pass. This level includes unlimited access to videos, a Recipe eBooklet, and an Edibles eBooklet.
Edible’s Pass – $100
This includes everything in the Regular pass plus a 2020 edition of “Come Explore with Us: 25 favorite hikes from Friends of Yampatika.”
Forager’s Pass – $250
This includes everything in the Edible’s Pass plus a signed copy of Karen Vail and Mary O’Brien’s book, “Wildflowers and Medicinal Herbs of the Southern Rockies.”
Hiker’s Pass – $500
This level includes everything in the Forager’s level plus a gift certificate for a three-hour hike/snowshoe for up to four people.
Harvester’s Pass – $1,000
This level includes everything at the Hiker’s Level plus a Harvesting HIke (up to four hours) with up to six people and a Yampatika Naturalist.