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48th annual MSSF Fungus Fair ‒ December 3 2017

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San Francisco County Fair Building, next to the Arboretum in Golden Gate Park

1199 9th Ave

San Francisco, CA 94122

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48th annual
Mycological Society of San Francisco
Fungus Fair

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Sunday Dec 3, 2017 10:00am - 5:00pm

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In the San Francisco Bay Area,

when the first rains tease up the chanterelles and porcini, fungus

lovers, foodies, and those curious about the natural world head to the

Fungus Fair: A Celebration of Wild Mushrooms.

  • Activities, lectures, cooking demos, and a selection of fabulous soups for sale.
  • Educational tables on varied subjects such as medicinal mushrooms, myco-remediation, cultivation, ecology, lichens, psychedelic fungi, dyes from fungi, toxicology, edible mushrooms, and more...
  • Microscopes and spore prints
  • Naturalistic displays of more than 300 species of locally collected fungi
  • Identification table - bring your specimens to find out the species!

The Fair provides information on the uses and abuses of fungi, with displays and exhibits on ecology, toxicology, and cultivation. Campsite gourmands learn how to serve up the safe and scrumptious species through identification tutorials, cooking demonstrations, and sales of recipe books, soups, snacks, and fresh edibles. Watch renowned Bay Area chefs prepare dishes like matsutakes & roasted cauliflower in coriander cream or sautéed caramel candy cap pears and dentelles.


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San Francisco County Fair Building, next to the Arboretum in Golden Gate Park

1199 9th Ave

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