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Farm to Table Dinner


Aug 4, 2017
06:30pm – 08:00pm

Hotel Lakeside Lawn  (map)

Lakeside Chautauqua will host a Farm to Table Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4 on the Hotel Lakeside lawn.

This unique event, in partnership with local farmers and restaurants, will bring fresh ingredients for a spectacular meal along Ohio’s Most Beautiful Mile. Locally-grown foods from a 50-mile radius will be featured.

The menu features a crostini topped with tomato jam and kalamata olives appetizer. Three types of salads will be served: a mixed green, cucumber onion and snow pea salad. The main dish is an applewood smoked beef brisket. Two side dishes will be served, including a broccolini topped with a lemon pine nut sweet chili sauce and asiago smoked gouda potatoes. For dessert, enjoy a peach bread pudding.

Registration for Farm To Table Dinner

Registration is a two-part process and both the online registration form and the online payment process must be completed before registration is finalized. The cost of the dinner is $40 per person. Once your two-part registration is completed, you will receive a personal email confirmation from a Lakeside staff member. 

1. Complete one online registration form for each person attending. If you have any questions, please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or (419) 798-4461, ext. 246.    
2. Complete the online payment and submit.

Tickets may also be purchased by completing this two-step process with a staff member at the Legacy House at 217 Walnut Ave, by Coffee & Cream.

Registration fees are non-refundable. 

If you are unable to attend for any reason, you can transfer your registration to another person without penalty. Simply email a copy of your confirmation, subject line Farm to Table, to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Include your contact information as well as the new attendee's contact information in your email and have the person replacing you complete a registration form. Transfer must be complete by August 1, 2017.


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