MILLERTON, NY, The fourth annual Chef and Farmer Brunch will happen Sunday, August 10th in a new location: Railroad Plaza in the heart of Millerton, NY. Proceeds from the popular sell-out event, featuring the Hudson Valley’s most accomplished chefs, benefit the North East Community Center’s (NECC) programs that are critical to the greater northern Dutchess County community.
Co-sponsored by No. 9 Restaurant and Black Sheep Hill, the Chef and Farmer Brunch will showcase the talent of the Hudson Valley’s hottest farm-to-table Chefs from 11am – 1pm under tents in Railroad Plaza. Participating farms and restaurants, producers and distilleries include (list in formation):
Berkshire Mountain Distillery
Black Sheep Hill
Harney & Sons
Hillrock Estate Distillery
Irving Farm Coffee Roasters
McEnroe Organic Farm
Moon in the Pond
Nothing Special Food Truck
Old Forge Farm
Pine Plains Platter
Sol Flower Farm
Ten Barn Farm
The Farmers Wife
The Greens at Copake Country Club
Tickets are on sale now at NeccMillerton.org. General tickets are $50. VIP tickets ($75) include reserved seating, a custom cake and more.
A flowering NECC Giving Tree will also be on hand for guests to sponsor the many NECC programs relied upon by youth, families, seniors and the community at large. NECC’s Food and Farming related programs include the Share the Bounty Fresh Food Pantry, a Community Garden at NECC, a school garden at Webutuck High School, and community cooking classes.
Thank you to our Gold Sponsors Dan Sternberg & Deborah Cooper, GreyHouse Publishing and Harney & Sons.
The North East Community Center seeks to build a healthy, caring, responsive and welcoming community for all who live and visit here. NECC acts as a catalyst for that community vision through its partnerships with other organizations and by offering social, educational, recreational and cultural programs and services to help meet community needs.