Foodwise Summer Bash

Sunday, July 16, 2023, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate 30 years of Foodwise farmers markets and community at the freshest and most delicious party of the season. At Foodwise Summer Bash, you’ll feast on unlimited food and drink from 45 beloved Bay Area restaurants and beverage makers, featuring peak-summer produce from the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and Mission Community Market.

From the sunny outdoor Embarcadero promenade to the gorgeous Grand Hall upstairs, experience an epic summer party to remember at San Francisco’s iconic Ferry Building:

  • Savor impeccable food and drink from 30 top restaurants and 15 of the region’s finest spirit companies, wineries, breweries, and beverage makers
  • Explore the Ferry Building outdoors and inside, with activities, music, and surprises around every corner
  • Win one-of-a-kind food experiences in our Summer Bash Auction (open to all!)

And it’s all for a good cause! Join us in supporting local farms, food access, and education, and toasting the sustainable, equitable, and nourishing food future we are growing together.

Participating Restaurants, Food Makers & Farms

7 Adams | Bar Sprezzatura | Barbacco | Batter Bakery | Bolita | Canela | Causwells | Chico Marx | Crumble & Whisk | Del Popolo | D.R.E.A.M. Doughnuts | Floodwater | Frog Hollow Farm | Greens Restaurant | La Mar Cebicheria | Lonely Mountain Farm | Lucero Organic Farms | Maison Nico | Mangosay | Minnie Bell’s Soul Movement | Norte54 | One Market Restaurant | Paula LeDuc Fine Catering & Events | Peaches Patties | Piglet & Co. | Pizzeria Delfina | Prospect | Reem’s California | Rojas Family Farms | Señor Sisig | Souvla | STEM Kitchen + Garden | Three Babes Bakeshop | Valley Bar + Bottle | Yes Pudding

Participating Spirits, Bars, Wineries & Beverage Makers

ACCOMPANi | Alkali Rye |Anchor Brewing | Bespoken Spirits | Broc Cellars | Chareau | Copalli Rum | Drinkwell Softers | Far West Cider | Fort Point Beer Co. | Members Only | Milagro Tequila | Mommenpop | Nopa | OLGA Vodka | Pabu | Paula LeDuc Fine Catering & Events | Proyecto Diaz Coffee | Small Vines | Subject to Change Wine Co. | True Laurel | West Bev

Bid Now in Our Online Auction

Our Summer Bash Online Auction is live and open to all! Bid now to win unique and delicious food experiences and items. The auction will close on Sunday, July 16, at 7:40 pm.

A Party with a Mission

Proceeds provide vital funds for Foodwise’s farmers markets, food access initiatives, and education programs, which serve thousands of Bay Area residents and more than 130 local farms and small food businesses. Foodwise’s free education programs include Foodwise Kids and Foodwise Teens, which serve more than 3,000 students and their families. This event also supports our treasured restaurant community, and a portion of your ticket price will underwrite food and labor costs for each participating restaurant.

Host Committee

Andrew Freeman, Cathy Curtis, Dilan Urun, Heather Rice, Jaime Forman-Lau, Jessie Barker, Karen James, Kory Cogdill, Laurel Robinson, Leila Afshar, Leslie Gay, Marlo Cruz-Sands, Meredith Essalat, Nkechi Iheme, Righter Kunkel, Shirley-May Soong

This event is for guests 21 and over. No strollers or babies in arms.

Interested in sponsorship opportunities? Contact Rebecca Crawbuck, Foodwise Partnerships & Events Manager, at to learn more about supporting Foodwise at a more significant level and engaging your brand at the Summer Bash.