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July 14, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free
Larimer Square

Family Pavilion

Hey kids! Enter the Family Pavilion at Slow Food Nations and get your hands in the dirt. Learn how to grow, cook and enjoy Slow Food — real, delicious, flavorful food.

We want kids to know how to make good food choices. How do we do that? By giving them tangible skills and lots of confidence. The seeds we plant now will make a big impact on food and farming in the future. So come on over and have some fun!

Drop in anytime for:

Carpool Karaoke

Make memories on Larimer with your own Carpool Karaoke! Stop everything and SING. Sponsored by Suburu

Veggie Tattoos

Get a free temporary tattoo and color yourself for good–10% of Tatertat proceeds are donated to small farms to deepen local economies, soil health, and human connectedness. Learn about the farms your tat supports here. Choose from a variety of fruits & veggies. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market and Tatertats

Future Farmers: Selfie Station

Future Farmers unite! Bring your crew to our selfie station and pose with Clara the (cutout) cow, chickens Henny, Penny and Lenny, and try fun farm gear on for size. Sponsored by Slow Food Denver

Foodie Fun: Drop In Games & Activities

Drop in for arts, crafts, and experiential learning and make new friends on Larimer Square! Win Fruit & Veggie BINGO, Dig In the Dirt for Colorado-grown root veggies, Match the Seed to its Veggie with seeds from Seed Trust, try our Herb Challenge with Osage Gardens Herbs, and Guess the Fruit/Veggie by Touch in our mystery box! Our Foodie Fun activities are designed to connect little ones with the 4 Senses: sight, smell, taste and touch, plus lots of fun. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market, Osage Garden Herbs, and Seed Trust

And make sure to stop by our family-friendly events:
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: DIY: Kitchen Herb Garden
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM DIY: Seed Paper
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Gyotaku Fish Painting
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Story Hour with Tattered Cover