LOG IN
 > Home > News

News

Third annual Celebration of Food Festival at Lynnwood Convention Center May 18

More than 50 booths will provide information and activities to encourage our community to taste, explore, and experience real food at this Food Revolution Day event.

Food Revolution Snohomish County, a movement aimed at encouraging preparing and eating real food, brings the Celebration of Food Festival to Lynnwood for the third straight year.

The festival is a free, family event where participants can learn how to grow, purchase and prepare wholesome, local food from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, May 18, at the Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.

“This event brings our community together so people can experience delicious, local, wholesome food,” said organizer Chris Hudyma. “Farmers, food advocates, students, health professionals, community members, and business owners will offer activities to inspire us to enjoy real food.”

2014 Highlights: 

  • New growing demonstration area hosted by Farmer Frog and Edmonds CC Sustainable Agriculture Education (SAgE) Program
  • Presentation and Q&A period by Ciscoe Morris and Cynthia Lair;
  • Cooking demonstrations for adults
  • Numerous local food vendors providing samples, demonstrations, displays, and/or resources.
  • Hands-On Kids' Food & and Kitchen Skills Station
  • Children's Reading Tent and book give away
  • Presentations on topics ranging from "How to cook healthy on a budget" to "Dealing with food allergies."
For more information, email foodrevsnoco@edcc.edu, go to www.edcc.edu/foodfest, or connect with Food Revolution Snohomish County on Facebook www.facebook.com/foodrevsnoco