Dining at the Festival
On Campus: Choose from a variety of breakfast foods served buffet-style in the Paepcke Tent and the Doerr-Hosier Center lobby. Coffee, espresso, tea, juice, and smoothies are also available. Breakfast is served daily.
In Town: Continental breakfast will be served at many of our venues. Enjoy your meal in comfortable dining areas while listening to compelling Ideas Festival conversations.
There are several options for mid-day dining during the Festival.
On Campus: Lunch is served daily in the Paepcke Tent and Doerr-Hosier Center lobby.
Organized Lunch Talks: McNulty Room and the Aspen Meadows Restaurant
In Town: Buffet-style lunch will be served at many of our venues. Enjoy your meal in comfortable dining areas while listening to compelling Ideas Festival conversations.
Roundtable Lunches: Grab your lunch and continue the dialogues from the morning's plenaries and tutorials at the Marble Garden Tent, Paepcke Tent, or Ideas Pavilion.
Make It a Picnic: Grab a picnic blanket at any of the outdoor venues and enjoy lunch outside.
Quick Bites: Options for tasty fare when you might not have time for a long lunch.
Let's Be Frank All-natural hot dogs served at carts located on both sides of campus.
Mayer Courtyard Café Stocked with snacks, treats, and drinks, available throughout the day.
To Tide You Over
All-natural snacks, like granola bars, popcorn, and fresh fruit, will be available at different locations around campus.