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Long Table Dinner ~ On The Farm – Wednesday August 29, 2018

Grab your friends, and join us for a unique and memorable Long Table Dinner experience. This year the Coquitlam Farmers Market is heading to the Farm to host its annual long table dinner.

Local Chefs will masterfully incorporate diverse ingredients made and grown by local entrepreneurs and a bounty of fresh, local Tri-Cities and BC produce. The result is a dining experience guests won’t soon forget!

Like last year’s sell-out event, the evening will boast a “Denim and White” theme and will include a selection of unique highly desirable raffle baskets, cash bar, music and a champagne toast.
The secret location this year will not disappoint! It will bring guests to the heart of local food, where it is grown in the lush beauty of diverse farm setting.

Funds raised at the Long Table Dinner supports the Power of Produce Club, a youth agriculture program at the farmers market.  The POP Club teaches children about local food systems, growing and cooking food, and financial literacy.

The Long Table Dinner ~ On the Farm will take place on Wednesday August 29th, from 6pm – 9:30pm. Tickets are $80 each and are available HERE!

The Long Table Table Dinner Master of Ceremonies will be the CBC’s Margaret Gallagher!

2018 Long Table Dinner MC Margaret Gallagher (Courtesy of the CBC)

“In April 2010, Margaret Gallagher took the reins as host of CBC Radio One’s Hot Air, CBC’s longest running radio program. Margaret has been a regular part of CBC Radio One’s The Early Edition since 2001, and was the BC host of CBC Radio 2’s Canada Live.”

“Margaret has won multiple awards, including three prestigious National RTDNA Dave Rogers Awards for Best Radio Feature for “Fade to Black” (2003), “Gail the Golden Age Goalie” (2011) and “No Small Feet” (2012). She also won a Jack Webster Award for Best Feature for “The Wayfaring Stranger: Lost and Found in Vancouver” (2015).”

“Actively involved in community outreach, Margaret has tirelessly donated her time and efforts to manyVancouver events. She has hosted dozens of events for a variety of arts and community groups, including: UBC & SFU Alumni Associations, Asian Heritage Month, and the Vancouver International Folk Music Festival. In 2015, Margaret won a “Community Builder” Award from the Hapa-palooza festival of Mixed Roots in recognition of her work to connect communities.”

Bio Courtesy of: CBC 

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