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Boston Local Food Festival

Posted by Susie Callahan on Wed, Sep 09, 2015

"For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food hub! Boston Local Food Festival is a free outdoor festival that showcases farmers, local restaurants, food trucks, specialty food producers, fisher folks, and organizations focusing on healthy food and fitness from New England. The festival also features lively chef & DIY demos, a seafood throwdown competition, diverse music and performances, family fun zone and more.

Festival goers learn about the benefits of sustainably grown and produced food, shop the market, eat delicious local food, participate in fun, educational activities and exhibits, engage with top local chefs and enjoy local music. Themed “Healthy Local Food for All”, the festival connects Massachusetts and New England eaters of all backgrounds with the abundance of fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home.

The festival is a zero-waste event, meaning we divert over 91% of our waste each year and we offset 100% of our energy use! All perishable items sold are made from locally sourced products. Best of all, we bring this annual event to the community free of charge. So grab your reusable water bottles and bags and enjoy New England’s largest one day farmers market, while celebrating “Healthy Local Food for All”"

Click here for more event info. 

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5th Annual Boston Local Food Festival

Posted by Hillary Waldron on Sun, Aug 24, 2014

food festivalThe 5th Annual Boston Local Food Festival will return on Sunday, September 14th. 

"For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food hub! 

Boston Local Food Festival is a free outdoor festival that showcases farmers, local restaurants, food trucks, specialty food producers, fisher folks, and organizations focusing on healthy food and fitness from New England. The festival also features lively chef & DIY demos, a seafood throwdown competition, diverse music and performances, family fun zone and more."

The Boston Local Food Festival will be held from 11:00am-5:00pm by the Waterfront. Please click here for more general information on the event. 

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Boston Local Food Festival

Posted by Hillary Waldron on Thu, Oct 03, 2013

Food Festival The Boston Local Food Festival will be at the Rose Kennedy Greenway on Sunday, October 6th. The event will be held for most of the day, from 11:00am to 5:00pm and promote wonderful local food. 

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

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