Schedule of Events - Fungi Festival

the 2018 Fungi Festival will be held from Thursday September 20th to Sunday September 23rd

Below is the itinerary for the 2017 festival.  We are still fine tuing the plans for 2018, but it will be similar in form to the 2017 festival.

Thursday Sept 21 to Sunday Sept 24, 2017.

Thursday September 21, 2017

          Ice Breaker 7 pm on Joe Schmucks - open mic / Regular Menu & Mushroom specials / propane campfire - will try to squeeze in everyone, reservations recommended

 Friday September 22, 2017  - Breakfast & lunch thoughout the day.  Homemade mushroom soup & biscuits by Cassy - Every Little Thing  / Happy Buddha Belly Foodtruck

          All day Tour 10-4:  Larry Evans & Tyson Ehlers lead $100 (be at Red Barn by 9:30) -transport & Blondies bag lunch incl, soup break on return

          Walking Tour 1-3:  Paul Kroeger lead $30  (be at Red Barn 15 minutes early)

           Sicamous Stroll 4 pm - Hosted by Chamber of Commerce.  Short walking tour from Red Barn to local businesses, fungi theme.

           Opening Night - 6 pm Feature mushroom themed dinner by Wild and Co. $15.

          Presentation:  7 pm Paul Kroeger - Fungi a world of wonder beneath your feet $10 (introduction for beginners-Students free)

           Beverage Garden 4 - 11.  DB Cooper Band 8 - 11.  Food by Wild & Co at Red Barn.   Donation of cans to 2018 ERS Europe Tour

Saturday September 23, 2016 - Breakfast and lunch and throughout the day by Happy Buddha Belly Food Truck.

         Mushroom Themed Market 10-4, homemade mushroom soup (Cassy - Every Little Thing) at lunch.

         All day tour 10-4:  Larry Evans and Tyson Ehlers lead $100 (be at Red Barn by 9:30 - transportation and bag lunch from Blondies included)

         Walking Tour 1-3:  Paul Kroeger lead $30 (be at Red Barn 15 minutes early)

         1-4 Brush and Palette Club painting workshop, have fun learning how to paint with a mushroom theme.  Free

         4:00 Cooking demonstration (Bruschetta, Pho, Risotto), and tasting and wine samples.  $10   

          4:55 Sampling - After Dark Distillery

         Presentation: 5 pm Paul Kroeger - Magic mushrooms $10

         Presentation:  6 pm Larry Evans - Morels in Burn zones & mushrooms of Rocky Mountains - $10

       Brothers Pub hosts Saturday evening music, drinks and food.  Regular menu and these great specials

  1. Mushroom and sourdough bruschetta - $12
  2. Roasted garlic, seafood and cream cheese stuffed mushroom caps - $14
  3. Grilled chicken and porcini risotto - $17
  4. Roasted Portobello caps with grilled chicken and balsamic reduction with a side - $16
  5. Creamy parmesan garlic mushroom chicken served on rotini pasta with garlic toast - $17

Sunday September 24, 2017    Breakfast and lunch and throughout the day.  Homemade mushroom soup Cassy from Every Little Thing and Happy Buddha Belly Food Truck

             3rd Annual Walk / Run 7 am - this year in support of Sicamous Communities in Bloom

             Presentation 9 am Tyson Ehlers Mushrooms to know in the Kootenays (focus on edible mushrooms in our area) $10

             Presentation 10 am Larry Evans Mushrooms of the Amazon ($10)

             All day Tour 11-3 ($75)  - no lunch, transportation included, be at Red Barn by 10:30

             Walking Tour 1-3  Paul Kroeger lead $30, be at Red Barn 15 minutes early

        Festival wind up:  Moose Mulligans - Special Menu 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday

  1. Wild mushroom chowder………$9
  2. Baked four cheese and spinach stuffed portabella mushrooms……..$14
  3. Turkey schnitzel- house breaded turkey breast, fried with butter and topped with a red wine oyster mushroom sauce……...$21
  4.  8oz Beef Tenderloin- Canadian Beef Tenderloin grilled to perfection and served with a warm mixed mushroom salad and potato of the day…...$30




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