Root Down, Rise Up 2023 is a fundraiser event for Alchemist CDC, hosted in partnership with Oak Park Brewing Company.

A fundraiser dinner for Alchemist CDC in partnership with Oak Park Brewing Co. featuring limited release beer, dinner, and live music.

About this event

As Spring blooms into Summer, enjoy a delicious evening while supporting the work to make Sacramento the Farm to Every Fork Capital. This fundraiser event will include:

  • Limited release Strawberry Mint Radler. Radler is a lighter beer blended with lemonade, and we will be bringing in the refreshing flavors of strawberry and mint to complete the profile.
  • Dinner, with unique entree, side, and dessert options that incorporate ingredients made by local Alchemist Kitchen Incubator food entrepreneurs, grown in nearby community gardens, and sourced from local farmers’ markets (vegan options available). See Menu below.
  • Live music from fan favorite Midtown Jazz
  • Raffle and silent auction



  • Berries & Bleu Salad – Mixed greens, Route 66 ecologically-grown Seascape strawberries, bleu cheese & sliced almonds with balsamic reduction dressing
  • Fork Fire Salad – Mixed greens, arugula, Epiceé pickled jalapenos, cashews with Fork Fire Herb Dressing (vegan)

TacosAll tacos topped with onions, cilantro, Epiceé pickled jalapenos

  • Tofu – Insomnia’s Maple Chile De Arbol Seasoning (vegan)
  • Beef – Insomnia’s Chipotle Maple Fajita Seasoning
  • Chicken – Insomnia’s Puya Taco Seasoning
  • Shrimp – Insomnia’s Maple Guajillo BBQ Rub

Housemade Tortilla Chips – Served with Epiceé Pique Sauce, Epiceé Verte Sauce and Jazz’s Sultry Smoke Sauce

Sugar Coated Cupcakes – Strawberry and Dulce De Leche cupcakes (including vegan options)

Black Coffee Roastery Coffee

Oak Park Brewing Co. Strawberry Mint Lemon Radler

Specialty non-alcoholic seltzer

Join us for a laid-back evening of great local flavors and support our work connecting communities to land, food, and opportunity.

Date and time

Thu, May 18, 2023

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM PDT


Oak Park Brewing Co.

3514 Broadway

Sacramento, CA 95817