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Oct
22
Sun
Soiree at Kalamazoo
Oct 22 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Postponed due to the weather. The new date is Sunday, October 22nd.
Same time, same place, same banana puddin’!

Americana singer Ashley Heath and Bluegrass greats Whitewater Bluegrass will take the Soireé stage at Kalamazoo on Sunday afternoon, October 8 from 2:30 until 5:30 p.m.

Enjoy lots of great homemade fall comfort food, interesting and exciting art donations you can take a chance on winning. A great opportunity to mix and mingle with friends and neighbors.

The tickets are $30 per person. Parking & shuttle service will be available. Purchase tickets by calling  (828)649-1301 or go to madisoncountyarts.com/events/soiree-at-kalamazoo-2

Nov
5
Sun
Fall Fermenting Festival @ Madison County Cooperative Extension Center
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

A uniquely tasteful event will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, November 5th at the Madison County Cooperative Extension Center, 258 Carolina Lane. This family friendly event is free to attend, with proceeds benefiting the Beacon of Hope food pantry.

Local fermenters will be presenting their products. A few will be hosting demonstrations and sharing skills in preparing beneficial food like kraut, kimchi, kefir, kombucha, apple cider vinegar, chocolates, and pet food.

Vendors will share their products, information, and resources on the benefits of locally-grown fermented foods.

Madison County Brewing will ferment a special beer that will be sampled at the event and will be available for purchase at their downtown brewery.

Local musicians will perform Appalachian Jazz and Blues ballads; guest artists Alina Quu and Erica Joy Olsen will perform. A culture-swap, children’s crafts, and more will be on site.

Find out more on Instagram at @fermentfest_marshallnc, on www.fermenti.biz, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/fermenti.foods

Sponsors include: Fermenti., Serotonin, 33 Ferments, Our Daily Kraut, Davis Roasters, Appalachian Healing Arts Guild, and Eat Pique Mustar.

Nov
7
Tue
Madison County Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting @ AB Tech, Room 212
Nov 7 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Room RAMS 114 at the A-B Tech Madison campus in Marshall
All board members are encouraged to attend.

Dec
5
Tue
Madison County Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting @ AB Tech, Room 212
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Room RAMS 114 at the A-B Tech Madison campus in Marshall
All board members are encouraged to attend.

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