Wild Mushroom Cook-off at the
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, Oregon
October 12, 2013

Come to the beautiful Oregon coast in the fall…and enjoy a weekend packed with activities for the mushroom enthusiast. Try a foraging tour, learn from a wild mushroom expert, and eat great mushroom dishes at the cook-off on Saturday from 11am-2pm (or until samples run out).

Wild Mushroom Cook-off: Saturday, October 12, 2013

Chanterelles at the Mushroom Cook-off in Lincoln CityJoin us at the Cook-off to see what our local Oregon chefs have prepared with these gems of the autumn harvest. Enjoy live presentations, a wild mushroom identification booth, wine & beer, food vendors, mushroom books, and wild mushrooms for sale.

Who will take home the coveted People’s Choice Award this year? You get to determine the best mushroom dishes by casting a vote for your favorite! Admission is free, with samples available for 50¢ and portion sizes for $3.

Event Schedule

11:00am – Doors open and People’s Choice voting begins
12:30pm – Live presentation on stage to learn more about wild mushrooms
1:30pm – People’s Choice voting ends
1:45pm – People’s Choice winners announced
2:00pm – Cook-off ends

Participating Restaurants

Beachtown Deli
Choice Point Hospitality Group
The Lodge at Otter Crest
Nelscott Cafe
Pelican Pub & Brewery
Rockfish Bakery
Vivian’s Restaurant

Mushroom Forays

Saturday, October 12, 2013 3-5pm

Members of the Lincoln County Mycological Society will be leading forays into the local woods to collect wild edible mushrooms and to inform foray participants about the fungi of the Oregon Coast. Participants should wear appropriate hiking clothing, bring water, a knife for collecting and a porous sack or basket. This is a free event and pre-registration is suggested. Please call or email Suzanne Treece to register. 541-996-1273 or streece@lincolncity.org

Location & Parking:

The Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, on the 4th Floor, North, above the Driftwood Public Library, and City Hall.
Parking is available on the third floor of City Hall, accessible from SW 11th Street (look for the signs and attendants!)

Past Winners

View the past winners of the Wild Mushroom Cook-Off.


The Inn at Wecoma – mention you are coming for the Wild Mushroom Cook-Off and receive a discount!

Upcoming Events

Check out other Lincoln City festivals and events coming up soon! Click here for details.