Chicago Events: Good Food Festival & Conference – Eat, Shop, Discover

2017: Chicago Good Food Festival & Conference

Eating wholesome, good food is more than an idea – it’s a movement that is catching more steam with consumers every day. Learn about innovations in the health food and sustainable living industries at the Chicago Good Food Festival & Conference. This three-day celebration and expo takes place March 16-18 at UIC Forum.

Thursday & Friday: Industry Innovations

The first two days of the event focus on trade-related topics in the food and beverage industry, including finance, innovation, and policy. Guests of the conference can attend informative lectures, presentations, and workshops on a variety of subjects. Speakers from top brands such as Whole Foods Market, Frontera, and US Foods will headline all-star events that discuss local, statewide, and national food issues.

Saturday: The Good Food Festival

It all builds up to the main event on Saturday, the Good Food Festival. This family-friendly celebration features exciting chef demos, delicious culinary samples, and an artisan marketplace of locally produced goods. You’ll also find special activities for kids and an opportunity to go on an Urban Farm Bus Tour in the nearby area.

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