Fungus Fest

Fungus Fest is open to the public this year. As soon as you arrive, be sure to go to the registration area in the conference center. Please pick up your name tag and a copy of the Fungus Fest events calendar. There will be a phone number to call if you don’t see your name tag.

To register for Fungus Fest please use the following forms:

Fungus Fest 2019 Registration

New for 2019

  • Not restricted to “members only”
  • New staging area for most hunts will be the dining hall outside deck.

Event schedule


Friday:
1:00 pm – Hunt. Led by Roger. Meet at the Dining hall outside deck Staging area
1:00 pm – Vendor setup. Conference Hall table setup
1:00 pm – Member registration and Check in. Pick up name tags and event calendar at the River Hawk Conference Center.
3:00 pm – Hunt. Led by Scott. Meet at the Dining hall outside deck Staging area
3:15 pm – Rooms open
6:00 pm – Dinner. Pizza and salad to be provided to all members who registered for FF and have a name tag.
7:00 pm – Evening program Key Speaker: Chris Wright.
8:00 pm – Evening Event – Making mushroom kits with Chris Wright.
10:00pm – Conference hall locked for the evening.


Saturday:
9:00 am – Registration and handout of Fungus Fest schedule.
9:30 am – Beginner Hunt talk and hunt afterwards with Phil Tedeschi. Meet inside the conference center.
9:30 am – Hunt led by Lenny. Meet at the Dining Hall outside deck Staging area
10:00am – Hunt led by Sister Marie Kopin and Heather Johnson. Slow walker hunt. Meet at the Dining Hall outside deck Staging area
12:00 noon – Lunch. Sub sandwiches provided to all members who registered for FF or have a name tag.
1:30 pm – Hunt led by Lenny Tomaszewski and Scott Grywacheski. Meet at the Dining Hall outside deck Staging area
2:00 pm – Activity led by Jerry Sheine, Microscope demonstration, “See what our ‘shrooms are producing!”
4:00 pm – Walk around the mushroom exhibit tables with Walt Sturgeon.
5:00 pm – Auction
6:00 pm – Pot Luck dinner to be provided to all members who registered for FF or have a name tag.
8:00 pm – Presentation led by Walt Sturgeon.
10:00 pm – Conference hall locked for the evening.


Sunday:
9:00 am Walk around tables in the Conference Hall
Finish collection list
Cleanup
10:00 am– Survivor Hunt