Rooftop Fitness | Pilates
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Rooftop Fitness | Pilates

Build your strength and endurance with this energizing rooftop pilates class! Come ready for some high-intensity intervals mixed with a pinch of yoga. We promise a sweaty, satisfying experience and a beautiful view of the Arch from Sally’s Rooftop Garden & Terrace. This one-hour class is appropriate for all levels and is led by an experienced local instructor from TruFusion.

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Harvest Dinner | Chef Josh Charles
Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Harvest Dinner | Chef Josh Charles

Soak in the summertime sunset on the FOOD ROOF Farm at our July Harvest Dinner. All-Star Chef Josh Charles, long-committed to implementing local food in his cuisine, is crafting an organic, delectable meal with vine-ripe summer vegetables sourced fresh from our rooftop fields. Enjoy an exquisite multi-course meal with beverage pairings and live music while taking in spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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Harvest Dinner | Chef David Kirkland of Turn
Aug
17
7:00 PM19:00

Harvest Dinner | Chef David Kirkland of Turn

Taste the FOOD ROOF flavors with Chef David Kirkland of Turn, who has been committed to bringing local food to the St Louis restaurant scene for many years! Enjoy this exquisite multi-course menu with beverage pairings and live music while taking in the sunset and spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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Rooftop Fitness | Pilates
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Rooftop Fitness | Pilates

Build your strength and endurance with this energizing rooftop pilates class! Come ready for some high-intensity intervals mixed with a pinch of yoga. We promise a sweaty, satisfying experience and a beautiful view of the Arch from Sally’s Rooftop Garden & Terrace. This one-hour class is appropriate for all levels and is led by an experienced local instructor from TruFusion.

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Harvest Dinner | Chef Natasha Kwan of Frida's
Sep
14
6:00 PM18:00

Harvest Dinner | Chef Natasha Kwan of Frida's

Celebrate the beginning of fall with the fruits of our harvest, thoughtfully prepared by Chef Natasha Kwan of Frida’s and the highly anticipated Diego’s. Reward your body with this revitalizing multi-course meal paired with libations, live music, and a gorgeous view of the St Louis sunset. Thank you to our dinner series sponsors Change Inc. and Sandberg Phoenix.

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Harvest Dinner | The Chocolate Pig
Oct
12
5:00 PM17:00

Harvest Dinner | The Chocolate Pig

Join us for our final harvest dinner of the season with elevated comfort food and chocolate treats crafted by The Chocolate Pig using ingredients sourced from our abundant rooftop farms. Take this opportunity to celebrate the end of our season with this multi-course meal, local libations, and live music. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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SOLD OUT: Happy Hour | Clementine's & Cocktails
Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Happy Hour | Clementine's & Cocktails

Celebrate summer on the FOOD ROOF Farm with cocktails and handcrafted ice cream made locally by Clementine's Creamery! Indulge in these sweet treats and your choice of signature cocktails that integrate fresh ingredients from our rooftop fields, and enjoy live music while taking in sweeping views of downtown St Louis. Thank you to our happy hour sponsor Change Inc. for making this event possible.

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Ashley Shelton
Jun
22
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Ashley Shelton

Taste the flavors of an Italian summer from the FOOD ROOF Farm with a menu crafted by James Beard-nominated Chef Ashley Shelton. Each dish will feature freshly harvested produce from our very own urban farms. Enjoy this multi-course meal accompanied by libations, live music, crisp evening air, and lively downtown atmosphere. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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Workshop | Butterflies for Beginners
Jun
22
12:00 PM12:00

Workshop | Butterflies for Beginners

Join our Young Friends Board president Amanda Mikolay (self titled "Butterfly Enthusiast") in learning how to identify, monitor, and care for butterflies! This class will cover the basics of butterfly rearing as well as what native plants encourage butterfly populations. The two main species of lepidoptera covered will be Monarchs and Eastern Swallowtails. Encouraging the butterfly population increases pollination and helps various plant species as well as local gardens.

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Harvest Dinner | Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's
Jun
8
7:00 PM19:00

Harvest Dinner | Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's

Back by popular demand is Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's Coffee! He returns to the FOOD ROOF Farm to create a one-of-a-kind organic dinner showcasing vibrant summer vegetables sourced from our rooftop fields. Enjoy this exquisite multi-course meal with beverage pairings and live music while taking in the sunset and spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Cinder House
May
11
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Cinder House

Think globally, eat locally! Kick off our Harvest Dinner series with the bold international flavors of Cinder House, who will prepare a multi-course meal using farm-fresh ingredients sourced from our urban gardens. Enjoy this exquisite menu with beverage pairings and live music while taking in the sunset and spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our dinner series sponsor Change Inc..

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SOLD OUT: Happy Hour | Retreat to the FOOD ROOF
Oct
18
5:30 PM17:30

SOLD OUT: Happy Hour | Retreat to the FOOD ROOF

Retreat to the FOOD ROOF for our last happy hour of the season! Retreat Gastropub will be preparing farm inspired small bites with fresh ingredients from our rooftops fields, paired with a selection of beverages. **Sauce Magazine's Reader's Choice 2016 Favorite Bartender, Tim Wiggins, will also be crafting signature FOOD ROOF cocktails for the evening! Celebrate the flavors of our harvest under a brisk autumn sky while enjoying the sounds of talented local muscicians.

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Raise The ROOF
Sep
29
6:00 PM18:00

Raise The ROOF

Our third annual Raise the ROOF fundraiser takes place on September 29 at the new .ZACK rooftop farm - Sally's Garden & Terrace - in Grand Center. The evening will be filled with small bites from local chefs featuring fresh ingredients from our farm, libations, raffles, and live music will be performed in the garden!

Grateful for our sponsors: Change Inc., Clementine's CreameryDowntown STL, Garden Heights NurseryLuxco, Missouri Foundation for HealthSt Louis Composting, St Louis TrustThompson Street Capital

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Ashely Shelton of Sardella
Sep
15
6:00 PM18:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Ashely Shelton of Sardella

Experience a fall harvest cornucopia on the FOOD ROOF Farm with Chef Ashley Shelton of Sardella and Pastaria. There's no better fit to bring out the wholesome comfort of fall foods than an executive chef who's redefining and cultivating our favorite comfort food -- pasta! James Beard-nominated Chef Ashley Shelton will present a four-course meal accompanied with libations, live music, crisp fall air, and lively downtown atmosphere. Thank you to our sponsors Change Inc. and HOK.

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SOLD OUT: Workshop | Blending Tea with Big Heart Tea Co.
Sep
15
12:00 PM12:00

SOLD OUT: Workshop | Blending Tea with Big Heart Tea Co.

Learn about the many benefits of drinking tea from local expert, founder and proprietor Lisa Govro. Sample some of her delicious and warming teas from Big Heart Tea, including Cup of Sunshine - a tumeric based tea known nationally. Participants will learn how to blend their own tea at home using herbs grown in the garden.

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's
Aug
18
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's

Back by popular demand is Chef Frank McGinty of Kaldi's Coffee! He returns to the FOOD ROOF Farm to create a one-of-a-kind organic dinner showcasing vibrant summer vegetables sourced from our rooftop fields. Enjoy an exquisite multi-course meal with beverage pairings and live music while taking in the sunset and spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our sponsor Change Inc.

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Sergio Nakayoshi of Mango
Jul
21
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Sergio Nakayoshi of Mango

Soak in the summertime sunset on the FOOD ROOF Farm for our July Harvest Dinner. Chef Sergio Nakayoshi of Mango will craft an organic authentic peruvian meal with vine-ripe summer vegetables sourced fresh from our rooftop fields. Enjoy an exquisite meal, libations, and live music while taking in sweeping views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our sponsor Change Inc.

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Josh Charles of Winslow's Home
Jun
23
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Josh Charles of Winslow's Home

Soak in the summertime sunset on the FOOD ROOF Farm for our June Harvest Dinner. All-Star Chef Josh Charles of Winslow's Home, long-committed to implementing local food in his cuisine, is crafting an organic, delectable meal with vine-ripe summer vegetables sourced fresh from our rooftop fields. Enjoy an exquisite multi-course meal with beverage pairings and live music while taking in the sunset and spectacular views of downtown St. Louis. Thank you to our sponsor Change Inc.

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SOLD OUT: Workshop | Plant Based Diet with STL Veg Girl
Jun
23
12:00 PM12:00

SOLD OUT: Workshop | Plant Based Diet with STL Veg Girl

Let’s use the bounty of summer and create delicious food that is fast, delicious and sharable! STLVegGirl, Caryn Dugan, will discuss the benefits of a plant-based diet and share some of her favorite recipes that will be a feast for all of your senses, most of all your palate. Plant-based never tasted so fresh and so good!

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FOOD ROCKS! Concert
May
19
7:00 PM19:00

FOOD ROCKS! Concert

Our 4th annual FOOD ROCKS! Concert transplants an outdoor experience right to the heart of the city. You can unwind atop the FOOD ROOF Farm or play sand volleyball in the courts below. Savor FOOD ROOF inspired cocktails, beer or wine and food by Mission Taco Joint while listening to live music by local bands Flatwoods and Modern Gold.

This fundraiser benefits Urban Harvest STL and St. Louis MetroMarket's work on building an equitable food system in St. Louis.

Thank you to our sponsors Change, Incorporated, Mission Taco Joint and Kaldi's Coffee Roasting Co. for making this event possible.

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Rob Connoley of Bulrush
May
12
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT: Harvest Dinner | Chef Rob Connoley of Bulrush

Join us for our first Harvest Dinner of 2018 on the FOOD ROOF Farm!  James Beard nominated Chef Rob Connoley, and Chef Justin Bell, of the acclaimed Squatters Cafe and the highly anticipated Bulrush will forage our rooftop farm fields conceptualizing a new local food movement--fresh, farmed, foraged, intentional, modern and traditional--right on your plate! Thank you to our sponsor Change Inc.

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SOLD OUT: Retreat to the FOOD ROOF
Oct
21
5:00 PM17:00

SOLD OUT: Retreat to the FOOD ROOF

Retreat to the FOOD ROOF for our last event of the year on the farm! Chef Michael Friedman of Retreat Gastropub will be preparing farm inspired small bites with fresh ingredients from our fields, paired with a selection of beverages. Sauce Magazine's Reader's Choice 2016 Favorite Bartender, Tim Wiggins, will also be crafting signature FOOD ROOF cocktails for the evening! Celebrate the closure of a successful season on the farm under a brisk autumn sky while enjoying the sounds of local live music.

Thank you to our sponsors Change, Inc., KDHX, and Retreat Gastropub.

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SOLD OUT Harvest Dinner: Chef Ashley Shelton of Sardella
Oct
14
5:00 PM17:00

SOLD OUT Harvest Dinner: Chef Ashley Shelton of Sardella

Experience a fall harvest cornucopia on the FOOD ROOF Farm with rising star Chef Ashley Shelton of Sardella. There's no better fit to bring out the wholesome comfort of fall foods than an executive chef who's redefining and cultivating our favorite comfort food -- pasta! James Beard-nominated Chef Ashley Shelton will present a four-course meal accompanied by libations, live music, crisp fall air and lively downtown atmosphere.

Thank you to our sponsors Change, Inc.,  Clementine's Creamery, Tavolo Vigneto and Urban Chestnut.

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