The 'Check Please!' Farm To Table Festival Is Coming To Michigan

Emmy award-winning – and Food Republic favorite – weekly Chicago restaurant television show Check Please! has curated a stellar lineup for their second annual Farm To Table Festival, which features 20 chefs partying on a working farm in Southwest Michigan.

The event takes place on Sunday, September 1 at the Round Barn Winery in Baroda – driving distance from Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit – and will pair chefs with family-owned Michigan farmers and local beverage and boutique food artisans. There will be outdoor cooking demonstrations, gourmet tasting samples and meet-and-greets with acclaimed chefs.

In conjunction, over 20 wineries and breweries will setup pouring samples. The tented celebrations will last from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, which are $95.40 (half price for children), visit the festival's website.

Some of the restaurants participating include:

Pleasant House Bakery


Soe Cafe

Reds on the River

Café des Architectes

The Peasantry

David's Delicatessen & Coffee

La Sirena Clandestina

Small Bar Division

Owen & Engine

Three Aces


The Ideal Place



Food Dance

Bistro on the Boulevard


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