Where Farm & Table are Just Steps Apart

Pizza on the Prairie

Come to the prairie at the Henry A. Wallace Country Life Center for brick oven pizza packed full with straight-from-the-farm veggies & local meats. Drinks, sides and desserts available for purchase. Walk the prairie path lined with outdoor art sculptures. Seating is limited, so bring a lawn chair or blanket. Reservations required. Details on the Pizza on the Prairie page.

Sponsors: MidAmerican Energy and Empowering Adair County Foundation. Frederick Real Estate Services and FNB Bank are sponsoring 2021’s live music.

Picnic Theater

Picnic Theater returns in 2021! Tom Milligan portrays Henry A. Wallace in “American Dreamer: The Life and Times of Henry A. Wallace” on Sunday, August 29 at 5:30 pm. Visit the Picnic Theater page for tickets and more details.

Private Events

Gather together at the Gathering Table for meetings, retreats, receptions, dinners, or any occasion. We can customize a farm to table menu that fits your tastes and budget.

To inquire about dates or menus, call 641.337.5019 or email Lisa.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Our Food Values & Beliefs

We embrace local food and sustainable agriculture. Sourcing fresh, seasonal ingredients locally results in tastier, more nutritious food and showcases Iowa’s ability to produce high quality ingredients. Our restaurants connect patrons to our garden, land and historic sites and to other members of the local foods community.

Core Food Values:
• Menus reflect our garden, land, & historic properties
• Seasonal, housemade dishes
• Quality ingredients
• Local sources support Iowa’s family farms & small businesses