Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
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Celebrate the various food traditions of the Twin Cities and beyond in this one-day community event. Sponsored in conjunction with the exhibition Foodways. All events are free and take place in the MCAD Main Gallery.

Community Day Events

Pop-Up Card Workshops
1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m. with Sherry Muyuan He ’18, MFA

Honey and Tea Tasting with the Tea Man

Bake-On Contest
Enter your best dish for a chance to win. Open to bakers of all ages! Details below.

Food Drive
Bring non-perishable donations for local nonprofit the Food Group. Collection bins are in the MCAD Gallery through August 12.


Bake-On Contest Details

  • Open to bakers of all ages!
  • Juried by Amy Thielen, author of Give a Girl a Knife and The New Midwestern Table.
  • Dishes must be dropped off at MCAD by 2:00 p.m.; tasting begins at 2:30 p.m.
  • Five $100 cash prizes for Appetizers/Snacks, Bread, Soups/Salads, Casseroles/Main Dishes, Desserts.
  • See complete rules and entry forms.

Events and exhibitions are always free and open to the public. For more information or any disability accommodations, please contact Kerry Morgan, director of gallery and exhibition programs, at 612.874.3667 or