The festival, produced by the Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts, is a free outdoor event. The Boston Local Food Festival is the "nation's largest local and sustainable food hub"! It will feature "local food vendors, farmers, fishermen, lively chef & DIY demos, butchering demos, a seafood throw-down competition, diverse music and performances, and more. Festival goers learn about the benefits of sustainably grown and produced food,eat delicious local food, participate in fun, educational activities, engage with top local chefs, and enjoy local music."
There is also a Local Craft Brewfest on Saturday, October 12th at the Moakley U.S. Courthouse. The Brewfest is the major fundraiser for the Boston Local Food Festival. For further information on the Local Craft Brewfest event, please click here.