Farmers Formal

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EarthDance’s annual ‘Farmraiser’ brings hundreds of guests together to raise critical funds in support of the organization’s Organic Farm School programming.

Join us in your farm-festive attire, meet St. Louis’ top chefs, and enjoy their specially crafted small plates featuring fresh ingredients from local farms, and a variety of beverages courtesy of local libationers.

The event also includes a live auction packed with unique dining experiences and garden-inspired items. 

Farmers Formal 2023 was delicious & fun!

Thank you so much for joining us for our best Farmers Formal yet

We hope you feasted, toasted, and enjoyed the beautiful, farm-festive evening with us!

Your presence and contributions helped us raise much needed funds in support of our food sharing and educational programs for people of all ages, including:

We are filled with gratitude and overjoyed in knowing what these funds can offer us all. Thank you!

2023 marked EarthDance’s 15th anniversary! 

Farmers Formal 2023 Farmer/Chef Pairings 

Loving Roots Urban Farm & Winslow’s Table by Take Root Hospitality

Theodora Farm & Small Batch by Bailey’s Restaurant Group

EarthDance Organic Farm School & Inheirited

Flourish & Mylk + Hummus

Heru Urban Farm & Yojoy Vegan

Rosy Buck Farm & The Blue Duck

Garnier Gourmet Garlic & Sureste

Harmony Hills & Kakao + Tale to Table

Black Rat Farms & Confluence Kombucha

Elixir Farm & Mission Taco

Ann’s Roots & Little Fox

Urban Buds & Idol Wolf

Mushrooms Naturally & Olive & Oak

Union Loafers & Commean Ranch

Katie’s Cultured Kitchen

Way 2 Fresh Eats


Butler’s Pantry

With Local Libations By:

Still 630 Distillery


Barkeep STL

Karviva Juice


Yolklore & Charleston Power Family Garden

Confluence Kombucha

Coffee Saint Louis

Les Bourgeois Winery

St. James Winery

Narrow Gauge Beer

Old Bakery Beer

Earthbound Beer

Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

Schlafly’s Brewing Company

Farmhands monthly donors to EarthDance are eligible for a 15% discount on all EarthDance events, including Farmers Formal tickets! If you’re a Farmhand at the Shoots level ($24/month) or above, keep an eye on your inbox for your discount code. Interested in Farmhands membership?

Farmers Formal Planning Committee 2023

Tiffany Adams • Tiffany Jones • Salvatrice Kemper • Vicki Lander • Julie Maintz • Joanne Noyes

Moira Ross • Kathleen Rumme • Beth Ann Reichman Molly Rockamann • Rachel Levi • Abi Sager

Laken Sylvander • Margaret Gerker • Alisha Harris

Host Committee & Board of Directors

Starred names (*) indicate Board Members

Lucas & Mary Signorelli • Jane Grady • Kathleen & Daigaku Rumme • Jill Holtrop • Heather Brown

Stephanie Salsich • Mary McKay & Jan Browne • Helen Lee* & Peter Tao • Tullia* & Irvin Hamilton

Wendy* & Dan Geraty • Jane* & Dan Keating • Laurie* & Russell Thompson

Joseph Bosco* & Sara Yang Bosco • Terry O’Connor* • Tiffany* & William Jones • Karen ‘Mimo’ Davis*

Dr. Rosa Kincaid* • Chef Susan Smith* • Stephanie Morgan* • Ian Watkins* • Olivia Polk*