The local food movement is ever growing thanks to the individuals and organizations that we fondly call our opportunity makers, who host events for improving access to local foods. Submit your events related to metro Atlanta's local food system below.



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Chestatee-Chattahoochee RC&D in partnership with Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission to host small farm conference at  Unicoi State Park
Nov
28
to Nov 29

Chestatee-Chattahoochee RC&D in partnership with Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission to host small farm conference at Unicoi State Park

The Chestatee-Chattahoochee Resource Conservation and District in partnership with the Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission and Natural Resources Conservation Service will be hosting a small farm conference Nov. 28-29, 2018, at Unicoi State Park in Helen, Ga.

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Just Food Pop Up
Nov
3
10:00 AM10:00

Just Food Pop Up

Join us on November 3, 2018 from 10am-2pm at Sevananda for a sneak peak of the Just Food Market, a sliding scale CSA/farmers market hybrid launching in Atlanta in 2019. No matter how much an individual family can afford to contribute, everyone gets the same selection of fresh, local produce. SNAP/EBT are also accepted at every Just Food Market!

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Red Clay Soiree
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

Red Clay Soiree

Community Farmers Markets invites you to our second annual solo fundraising gala, the Red Clay Soirée. Georgia Red Clay is the ground that connects us all and is the foundation from which our farmers grow and nourish our community. The event will highlight the best of the local food movement with the top Farmers, farm-to-table Chefs, and Bartenders in Atlanta, the Red Clay Soirée will be an exciting, elegant, and mission-driven event.

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American Community Garden Association Conference
Sep
13
to Sep 16

American Community Garden Association Conference

  • Georgia International Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Community garden enthusiasts from Georgia and across the country will be meeting in Atlanta, Sept 13 – 16, for the 39th Annual Conference of the American Community Garden Association (ACGA). The ACGA is committed to building strong communities and enhancing community gardening and greening across the United States and Canada. The conference will be held at the Georgia International Convention Center in Atlanta.

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Decatur's Dinner Party & Fundraiser
Sep
8
6:00 PM18:00

Decatur's Dinner Party & Fundraiser

For the 6th year, the City of Decatur and Global Growers present Decatur’s Dinner Party. This annual fundraiser celebrates Decatur’s vibrant food community - from the talented growers who grow fresh, healthy food right here in Decatur to the extraordinary chefs whose restaurants serve Decatur families delicious food day after day.

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