Hartford Food System presents our Third Annual “A Fall Affair” benefit to be held at Real Art Ways on

Thursday, November 9th from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Proceeds benefit Hartford Food System’s mission to fight hunger, improve nutrition, and increase access to healthy food in Hartford. A Fall Affair is a Farm to Table reception celebrating local food, farms and culinary excellence.  Guests will be treated to the offerings of Chef Rob Maffucci of Vito’s whose culinary creations will thrill the palate.  Passed seasonal hors d’oeuvres and food stations feature the produce of Hartford Food System’s urban farm, Grow Hartford, as well as other local farms.  A tasting of unique, botanically-infused liqueurs will be presented by the Hartford Flavor Company.  The evening includes a Silent Auction array of fantastic items, an intriguing and sophisticated wine pull, and live musical entertainment from Hartford’s Hot Cat Jazz band.

Silent Auction Items Include:

Full Day Ski/Snowboarding Lift Tickets

Elite Caribbean Vacation Packages

A Nantucket Vacation Getaway

Theater Tickets

Disney World Family Passes

Connecticut Brewery Tours and Tastings

Locally Crafted Quilts and Artisan Preserves

A Unique Array of Photography Prints and Local Artwork

Local Restaurant Gift Certificates

A Selections of High Value Wines and Spirits

Tickets and Apparel for the Hartford Yard Goats


so much more!

The cost is $75 per person and includes two complimentary drink tickets. Tickets are available by calling Hartford Food System at

860-296-9325 or online.  Join us for great company, great talent and great taste.  Do great good with your food!

A huge Thank You to Hartford Flavor Company, Real Art Ways, Whole Foods Market at Bishops Corner, and the generous contributors of our Silent Auction.

AFA 2017 Flyer