Are you a foodie and love to support area businesses, too? The Meet Your Maker: Food Artisan Alliance event is taking place just a short drive away in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. The free event offers a great opportunity to meet a group of local food makers and learn how to start your own food business.
6:30 pm – 10 pm: Sample products, talk shop and meet other people involved in the artisanal food scene.
8 pm – 8:30 pm: Fare Trade Member Panel – Already own food company or have a great idea to start one? Talk with Fare Trade NYC members to find out first hand the benefits of membership.
8:30 pm – 9:30 pm: Becoming a Food Artisan Discussion – Talk shop at the Fare Trade Member Panel with food artisans, retailers and other stakeholders and find out what it takes to start an artisanal food company.
Participants can also buy a raffle ticket while there for a chance to win one of three overflowing baskets of products donated by these local
Chickpea & Olive
Cookie Fairy Sweets
The Jam Stand
Kings County Jerky Co.
The New York Stock Co.
Saucy By Nature
Spoon Spicy ‘n Sweet
We Rub You
When: September 6th 2012, 6:30 pm- 10 pm
Where: 61 Local (restaurant), 61 Bergen St. in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY
RSVP at http://faretradenyclaunchparty.eventbrite.com/