Fair Schedule

The Greater Good Food Fair will take place on October 26, from 11am-4pm in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza.

The Fair will be free and open to the public, and will feature live music, speakers, organic and regionally-produced foods from local businesses, and cooking demonstrations. Vendors and community organizations will be tabling throughout the day. In addition, the following scheduled activities will take place on the Main Stage or DIY area.

11:00am-11:15am Welcome & Opening Comments
11:15am-11:45am Main Stage: Justin Ancheta Band (Live music)
DIY Corner: Bauman College – Affordable Nutrition for All (Cooking Demo)
11:45am-12:30pm Food Integrity and our Local Systems – Panel Discussion:
Betty Hall, Roots of Change
Zack Kaldveer, Organic Consumer Association
Silvia Wu, Center for Food Safety
Tia Lebherz, Food & Water Watch
Mark Squire, Non-GMO Project
12:30pm-1:00pm Main Stage: Justin Ancheta Band (Live music)
DIY Corner: Bauman College – Affordable Nutrition for All (Cooking Demo)
1:00pm-1:30pm Keynote by Tezozomoc, National Resources Defense Council’s Growing Green Food Justice Leader of 2013
1:30pm-2:15pm Social Responsibility: Pathways to Community Well Being – Panel Discussion:
Theo Ferguson, Vital Systems
Kelly Curry, Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC); Fuji Breeze Dog Treats
Pamm Larry, Label GMOs
Tezozomoc, South Central Farmer Health & Education Fund
Jenny Huston, Farm-to-Table Services, CFJC Fellow and Oakland Food Policy Council
2:30pm-3:15pm Community Gardens Responding to Community Needs – Panel Discussion:
Max Cadji, Phat Beets Produce
Ryan Thayer, Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Gardens
Monica White, People’s Grocery
Kelly Ernst Friedman, Food Shift
Common Roots Garden Project
3:30pm-4:00pm Live music – Khafre Jay

Eventbrite - Greater Good Food Fair

Special thanks to FreemanSullivan who will be providing livestream coverage in support of the Greater Good community collaboration for food justice and sustainability.