Free Good Food Expo.
When: Sat, March 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: UIC Forum, 725 W Roosevelt Rd (COTC note: The event address in Eventbrite is incorrect). Free Register for tickets here. Please register online and bring your confirmation.
What is it
The annual Good Food Festival is the Midwest’s premier experience focused on local and sustainable food, the Good Food EXPO provides unparalleled opportunities to try delicious, nutritious products, as well as hear from an outstanding collection of expert speakers, chefs, farmers, entrepreneurs, investors, buyers, sellers, and DIY enthusiasts who are accelerating the rise of a better food system.
Free tickets Saturday only
The free tickets get you general admission on Saturday only. Other events within the Expo are an additional fee.
Sample events on other dates
On the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Chefs at Play Stage will be Top Chef Season 15 Winner Joe Flamm of Spiaggia, and others including 2019 Good Food Chef of the Year, Jason Hammel of Lula Cafe. Erling Wu-Bower of Pacific Standard Time, Sandra Holl from Floriole, and Dave Miller from Baker Miller.
The Kids’ Corner presented by Purple Asparagus is back, as is the popular Test Your Soil! conducted by the University of Illinois in conjunction with Advocates for Urban Agriculture. Our increasingly popular Good Food is Good Medicine panels are returning too, and they are just what the doctor ordered.