For the Love of Fungi at Ashokan Center

Date(s) - Sun, Jul 24, 2022
10:00 am-6:00 pm

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Ashokan Center


A full day to follow your Fungi fascinations and discover more ways to bring mushrooms into your daily life!
About this event
We are excited to announce the very first For the Love of Fungi event at the Ashokan Center in the heart of the Catskills! Join us as we delve into the fascinating world of Fungi with guided mushroom forays throughout the day on 380+ beautiful acres of forest! Explore the potential of Fungi as an art medium. Learn simple inoculation methods and go home with the skills to grow mushrooms of your own. Gain valuable cooking tips and purchase fresh gourmet mushrooms, Fungi based products and medicines, herbal remedies, art and handmade goods from our curated artisanal marketplace. Feast on local food and drink and feast the mind on Fungi! Water Provided, BYO Cup. We will be recycling, composting and inoculating our waste stream. Please No Plastic! Full schedule coming soon, check here for updates or
Guided forays lead by:
John Michelotti of Catskill Fungi
William Padilla Brown / Justin Knaub of Mycosymbiotics
Luke Sarrantonio of Mycophilic
Erwin Karl – Local Mycologist
Cooking demos:
Charles Mathews of soon to open Chleo in Kingston, NY
Sarah Gluck of Good for Your Soul: A Cooking Show
Art Demos:
Thomas Sarrantonio – Local Artist
Renee Baumann of Renee Makes
Inoculation Demos/Workshops:
Isaiah Bednash – DC Area Mycologist
Collar City Mushrooms
Gabriela D’Elia of Fungal Diversity Servey
Patty Kaishian – Mycological Taxonomist
Giuliana Furci of Fungi Foundation – video reel
Food and Beverage:
Tivoli Mushrooms
Kimmunity Kombucha
The People’s Cauldron
More to come…
Artisanal Market:
Only Hearts
Blue Rock Medicine Show
Renee Makes
Collar City Mushrooms
Sustainable Sorcerers
The People’s Cauldron
Stay tuned for more!
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