by Susan Ellis
Jill and Keith Forrester of Whitton Farms have sold nearly 300 tickets to "Feastival," a fund-raiser for the farm and the Memphis Farmers Market being held this Sunday, from 1 to 7 at the farm (5157 W St. Hwy 118, Tyronza, Arkansas).
The evening will include a huge meal with dishes made with locally grown ingredients prepared by such chefs as Jackson Kramer of Interim, Andy Ticer and Michael Hudman of Andrew Michael, Stephen Hassinger of the Inn at Hunt Phelan, and many more.
There will also be live music from Bow Legged Rooster and Ken and Robyn Greene as well as an artshow by Norwood Creech and several vendors on hand selling hand-crafted wares.
Plus, there will be hay rides, pie- and watermelon-eating contests, a slip-and-slide, farm tours, and more.
Tickets are $30 for adults and $5 for kids. For more information on tickets, email email@example.com.