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Chad Hyatt is a classically trained chef specializing in mushrooms. In 2018, Hyatt published “The Mushroom Hunter's Kitchen,” a guide that works mushrooms into everything from pork belly to ice cream. Photo courtesy Cordova Chamber of Commerce

Mushroom gourmet to lead foraging, cookery workshop

“Mushrooms are so mysterious, so ephemeral and fleeting,” Chad Hyatt said. “Even the people I know who know more about mushrooms than anybody are constantly puzzled by them."

Fungus Festival, Smoke n’ Guns, Kids’ Fishing Derby

Mark your calendar for Fungus Festival, Smoke n' Guns FNRA event, kids' fishing derby and much more with details in this week's Around Town events roundup.

Cordova’s 2018 Fungus Festival bathed in sunshine

Beautiful weather, energetic mycologists and mouthwatering mushroom dishes created the perfect palette for the Cordova Fungus Festival this past weekend. People of all ages ventured...

Cordova Fungus Festival kicks off this week

The Cordova Fungus Festival kicks off this week with events throughout the weekend. Here’s a full schedule of events. Registration is required to attend all...

Festival celebrates connection between fish, forest, fungus

An abundance of fungi made up for stormy weather as more than 300 people gathered for the 2017 Fungus Festival Sept. 1-3, indulging in...

Cordova Fungus Festival begins on Aug. 31

Fungus-pluckers, lichen-lovers and other foragers of the land will gather on Labor Day weekend to celebrate the 11th annual Cordova Fungus Festival, which runs from...

Cordova’s funky fungus festival is always an autumn favorite

There’s fungus among us – several varieties of fungi, that is, in the forests and through the trees all around Cordova. Last weekend was full...

Mushroom merriment: Fungus Festival kicks off Labor Day weekend

King bolete. Yellow-footed chantrelle. Orange-gilled dermocybe. You can celebrate and explore these and other mushrooms at the upcoming Cordova Fungus Festival from Sept. 2 through...