Sunday, November 3, 2013

Taste of the Market Event

Just wanted to invite you to the Beaches Local Food Network Farm to Table event coming up in November. This is the non-profit that runs the Beaches Green Market (Neptune Beach). They’ll have Fresh Access Bucks sometime in November.  Come out and support your local food network and meet some awesome people doing some amazing things! Check out the flier below and the FOG's website.

“Taste of the Market”
Fundraiser Dinner with Local Craft Beer Pairings
@ Sliders Bar & Grille in Neptune Beach
Sunday, November 10th Doors Open at 5 PM
All Proceeds to Benefit the Outreach programs of Beaches Local Food Network

Neptune Beach, FL Join us for an evening of local farm fresh food with craft beer pairings, a silent auction with items from local businesses and live music by Robin & Matt Soergel.  Sourced straight from the Beaches Green Market, this four course locavore’s delight will begin with hors d’oeurvres designed by Shakti Life Kitchen.  Each course will be prepared by Chef Rich Grigsby and his students from FSCJ’s School of Culinary Arts and artfully paired with Jacksonville’s own local craft beers.  Tickets are $50/person, including tax & gratuity, and can be purchased at  Proceeds go to support BLFN’s Children’s Garden, Beaches Organic Community Garden and the Beaches Green Market’s plans to accept EBT/Snap benefits - coming this Winter!

The mission of Beaches Local Food Network is to address the long-term goal of local food security in our community by creating educational programs for children and adults, connecting farmers to consumers, and building community and school gardens.