Conference Reception

2017 Community Food Systems Conference Reception

Wednesday, December 6 from 6:30 – 9pm at the Boston Public Market


Join us at the 2017 Community Food Systems Conference Reception at the Boston Public Market! The reception will be held at the close of the first full conference day on Wednesday, December 6 from 6:30 – 9pm.

The price of the reception is covered in the full registration price. If you are not attending the conference, or are just attending for one day, you can join the reception by purchasing a reception ticket for $60

Included in the reception price is:

• A $15 voucher to be used at the Boston Public Market (see the vendors here!)
• 1 drink ticket
• Appetizers featuring local produce, crafted by local area chefs and restaurants (mentioned below)
• Opportunity to network with leaders and advocates of the food security, sustainable agriculture and social justice movements
• Chance to speak with Boston Public Market vendors about their businesses and products

Many thanks to these local food providers and talented businesses for supporting our reception:

Moody’s Delicatessen and Provisions
Siena Farms

Reception Lineup:

In addition to the amazing local food vendors and delicious bites offered, the conference reception will feature a presentation by one of our sponsors, Oregon Tilth, as well as some special invited dignitaries and New Entry’s Director, Jennifer Hashley.

We’re also very fortunate and excited to welcome the Minnesota-based group Urban Youth, who will be performing live for us! Their song, Grow  Food, a project in partnership with Beats and Rhymes, a youth-focused music production organization, and conference presenter Appetite for Change, is not to be missed!