The Fig Gig

On Saturday I will be moseying over to the Antioch Urban Growers to attend The Fig Gig. For just $25 for an individual ticket, or $40 for a couple, you can learn more about growing figs in the Kansas City area.

Here are the particulars…

Location: 2727 NE 44th St., KCMO, 64117


Join us on Saturday, August 29th, 2015 from 11am – 1:30pm to dish about all things Figgish.  Guest Speaker Dr. Robert Cantor,  is currently growing over 200 varieties of figs right here in the metro.

To tease your taste buds, Guest Chef Beverly Strohm is going to prepare both sweet and savory bites of fig with cheese, a fig pastry, and a grilled fig . Fig tea and other non-alcoholic beverages will be served. Beverly is a Culinary graduate of Art Institute International, Kansas City and has an affinity for farm to table cooking and dining.  She describes her cooking style as unusual,  thinking outside of the box, with eclectic influences.

Space is limited so registration is necessary. We strongly recommend sensible shoes for this event.Tickets are $25. per person, or two for $40. You can make your reservations till Friday August 28th at 5pm by emailing: . Include your name, contact info, number of people in your party.

This sounds fun. Hope to see you there!

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