The musical lineup for Cultivate San Francisco includes the Neon Trees, Andrew McMahon, Charli XCX, Smallpools, and an opening band to be announced at a later date. Chefs featured at the event will include Graham Elliot (“Iron Chef” and “Top Chef Masters”); Amanda Freitag (Empire Diner, “Chopped” and “The Next Iron Chef”); Sarah and Evan Rich (Rich Table); Dennis Lee (Namu Gaji and Smokestack); Nick Balla and Courtney Burns (Bar Tartine); and Minh Tsai (Hodo Soy Beanery).
The talent lineup at Cultivate Minneapolis will feature bands Portugal. The Man, Grouplove, The Mowgli’s, Vintage Trouble, and Hunter Hunted. Chefs at the event will include Andrew Zimmern (“Bizarre Foods America”); Freitag; Jamie Malone (Sea Change, 2014 James Beard Best Chef Nominee); Jack Riebel (formerly Butcher and the Boar, 2013 James Beard Best Chef Nominee), Erik Anderson (formerly Catbird Seat) and Paul Berglund (Bachelor Farmer, 2014 James Beard Best Chef Nominee).
Cultivate Dallas-Ft. Worth details will be announced later this summer.
Chipotle’s inaugural Cultivate Festival was held in Chicago in 2011 with festivals also held in Denver and San Francisco. This year’s festival is hosted with the support of other like-minded partners, including IZZE™ Sparkling Juice; Hand Grown California Avocados; Tabasco® Brand Products; Applegate; Ben & Jerry’s; Breville; Lifeway Kefir; WÜSTHOF; Earthbound Farm; and Arrowhead, Ice Mountain & Ozarka Spring Water Brands.
For more information and full contest rules, visit chipotle.com/cultivate.