Hampton Roads Buy Fresh Buy Local held their annual Farm to Fork event in Virginia Beach on Sunday, September 25. Folks came out to hear music from local bluegrass band Hard Knox, participate in a silent auction, enjoy some stellar sips from O’Connor Brewing Company and Chatham Vineyards and sample some tasty dishes created by local chefs who paired with local farms to highlight fresh ingredients.
Here’s a rundown of some participating restaurants and farms.
The Culinary Institute of Virginia and The Chef’s Garden
Other participants included Three Ships Coffee (read more on them here!) and Gum Tree Farm, FMC Garden Café and The Bakery at Riverside Farm, Murphy’s Virginia Beach and Quail Cove Farms and Whole Foods.