Join the Good Food Festival in Chicago, March 29-21, where thousands of consumers will gather looking for locally grown and crafted products. Exhibit or enjoy the festival as an attendee.
The festival features a local marketplace, plus DIY workshops, food tastings, and Good Food community building opportunities. FamilyFarmed.org powers the festival, serving their mission to expand the production and distribution of locally grown and responsibly produced food.
The Good Financing Fair will be held on March 19 at the UIC Forum as part of the festival. Focused on financing good food and farm practices, the Financing & Innovation Conference is a chance for participants to pitch their business and get funding.
The conference creates channels to access capital and finance the growth of farm and food businesses. It brings together national and regional leaders in finance, farming, food production, distribution, and processing to offer insight, information, and inspiration to entrepreneurs in the expanding local food business sector.
Entrepreneurs will learn about tools, strategies, and best practices to help grow their businesses.