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Wild Mushroom Festival

September 25, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center’s Wild Mushroom Festival returns for its 15th year!

Sample wild mushroom dishes from the area’s best eateries, sample wild mushroom beer and take a wild mushroom walk led by CT Valley Mycological Society members.
Learn about wild mushrooms at free lectures given by The 3 Foragers, local experts on foraging and cooking wild mushrooms.
Live music by The Root Farmers.
Featuring delectable dishes from:
Captain Daniel Packer Inne
Gray Goose Cookery
Maize n Manna Wholefoods
Zest Fresh Pastry
Mashantucket Pequot Museum
Mystic Drawbridge Ice Cream
Maple Lane Farms
Cottrell Brewing Company
Bridge Restaurant and Raw Bar
Milagro Cafe
The Mystic Boathouse
Mango’s Wood-fired Pizza

Tickets are $20/adult (includes 10 food tickets) and $10/child (13 and under; includes 5 food tickets). Ages 2 and under are free (no strollers please). Additional food tickets for sale at the festival for $1 each.

The festival is held at DPNC – free parking is in the lots across Pequotsepos Road. Please note: the DPNC will be closed that morning to prepare for the festival.

Generously sponsored by Big Y, Mohegan Sun and Gray Goose Cookery.

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September 25, 2016
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
109 Pequotsepos Road
Mystic,CT06355United States
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