HØSTFESTIVAL - A NEW FOODFESTIVAL MOVES IN

Since 2015 Frederiksberg Allé has hosted more than 1500 locals and tourists at longtable dinners, which has now become a tradition in Frederiksberg.

Høstfestival is a new initiative in extension of the popular HøstfestHøstfestival is held from the 20th the 29th of august 2021 as a part of Copenhagen Cooking, with the ambition of engaging far more local businesses and organisations from Frederiksberg in a joint harvest theme - "From farm to table".

Sign up events for Høstfestival på Frederiksberg

HARVEST ON THE MENU

Høstfestival is a series of harvest-themed events to be experienced in the backyards, gardens and restaurants of Frederiksberg. Everyone is invited to take part in; longtable dinners, pop-up restaurants in daycares or communal events in nursery homes. In short, there will be something for everyone.

The Festival is built on four themes to gather food organisers in Frederiksberg:

  1. Baggårdshøstfester a series of harvest themed dinners and take away options with cross-over events from cultural institutions from Frederiksberg. 
  2. Havehøstfester picnics in Frederiksberg's Royal Gardens og green areas.
  3. Open-source-programme where all food actors from Frederiksberg can join with harvest themed events.
  4. Frederiksberg Høstfest the signature one-day opening event of Høstfestival på Frederiksberg. Questions specifically regarding 'Frederiksberg Høstfest' please contact project manager Simon Bøg Christensen at simon@thefoodproject.dk.

Every event must be planned in a Covid-friendly setup, adaptable to any current restrictions. It is free to join event during Høstfestivalen.

ACTIVATING LOCAL VOLUNTEERS

Høstfestival will be a platform for local volunteer communities. The festival contributes with joy and financial aid to associations in Frederiksberg, by including them in the planning of festivalevents.

BECOME PART OF HØSTFESTIVAL

  • It is free for all food- and beverage organisers in Frederiksberg to become part of Høstfestival.
  • A particular communications plan will be organised for Høstfestival.
  • There will be consultation, free of charge, to all organisers who participate - from communications, physical setups, matchmaking and other areas.
  • As foodorganisers in Frederiksberg you will be invited to network- and inspiration meetings in order to create new cooperations, communications efforts and event planning - in a time of covid-restrictions

Frederiksberg Fonden supports Høstfestival with 100.000 kr. annually in 2021 og 2022.

Frederiksberg Kommune supports Frederiksberg Høstfest, part of Høstfestivalen, and in 2021 will support with 250.000 kr. to FOOD/Copenhagen Cooking.

Questions regarding Høstfestival should be directed at Julie Hildebrandt-Hæsum Bender, mail: julie@thefoodproject.dk or tlf: 2281 6522