2018 WORKSHOPS at the OLD TOWN HALL in INTERLACHEN!!!
9-10:30 History & Future of Mushroom Raising by Pat High, Festival Producer and Grower.
11:00-12:30 How to Raise Mushrooms in Florida by Tradd Cotter. Started Mushroom Mountain in Easley, South Carolina, in 1996. Top mushroom teacher/raisers in the Southeast for the Southeast. Check https://mushroommountain.com.
1:00-2:30 Eat 'Em by Blue Water Bay Restaurant in Melrose, Florida. Best 5 Star restaurant in Florida! Will demonstrate gourmet mushroom preparation!
3:00-4:30 Labor Added or One Step Mushroom Process for Home or Sale by Tree Frog.
2018 CONTESTS ~ $100 Prizes!!! ~ 12:30 at CABOOSE in JENKINS PARK
1. Best Mushroom in Art ~ Adult ~ must identify species!
2. Best Mushroom in Art (under 14) ~ must identify species!
3. Largest Locally Raised Fresh Mushroom ~ by weight
4. Best Mushroom Recipe ~ must identify species!
~ Enter by 9:00 ~ Judging at 12:30 ~
~ FREE ~ ALL DAY ~ at the Caboose
Shiitake Log Plugging!!!
Oyster and Wine Cap Mushroom Bag Making!!!
Turkey Tail Tea Samples!!!
~ MUSHROOM VENDORS ~ MUSHROOM VENDORS ~ MUSHROOM VENDORS ~
2018 BANDS!!! and Stage at Caboose
9:00 - 10:30 Blew Country ~ Billy Ennis, Americana Originals, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_H3TOnDjiM
11:00 - 12:30 Lee Kelly ~ Irish Folk Music, https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/lee-kelly/id160586756
12:30 - 1:00 AWARDS for CONTESTS!
1:00 - 3:00 Keith Peters ~ Caribbean and Calypso, https://www.reverbnation.com/talkingstick
3:00 - 5:00 The Mushroom Herders ~ North Georgia Progressive Folk, playing original acoustic music, https://estradacjames.bandcamp.com/album/feed-your-head-ep
Sponsors ~ Keyser & Sharbaugh, Interlachen, FL
Lahert Family, Interlachen, FL
Queen's Hardware, Interlachen, FL
Rainbow Garden Club, Interlachen, FL
Mushroom People, Summertown, TN
Check www.pmhigh.com/fest.htm and www.facebook.com/FloridaMushroomFestival
*Photo of $100 Winner ~ Art under 14 ~ Emmy McNair, Interlachen, FL ~ Origami Shiitake