FungiFest 2010: Mushroom Mayhem at Machine Project
If you're looking for something fun(gi) ((Oh god, did I actually make that joke?!)) to do this coming Saturday night, you could do worse than the launch of Machine Project's almost-weeklong FungiFest 2010. Event starts at 8 p.m. with a mushroom collecting tutorial, some mushroom-themed film shorts, mushroom gelato from Scoops, slime mold racing and mushroom cocktails.
If you've never been to a Machine event before, this might be a nice one to start out with. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own mushroom specimens, "whether you find them growing in your yard, behind your toilet or in the woods."
Photo of Mexican wild mushrooms by Alejandro Linares Garcia
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