Propel: A Business Pitch Conversation | Friday, February 23rd - 3:00pm - 5:00pm, 2:30pm registration
What happens when food industry experts and local entrepreneurs come together in a round-robin conversation to answer one question: What do you need right now to propel your business forward? During this unique pitch competition, businesses will compete to walk away with the resources they need to get to the next level. Pueblo Food Systems Leadership Awards | Friday, February 23rd - 6:00pm - 8:00pm, 5:45 doors open
Join us for an evening of celebration as we honor leaders in the Pueblo Food System and announce our pitch competition winners. We will enjoy local food, drinks, and music. Sponsorship packages are available. Seating is limited. Sun Soil Water Ag Community Led Summit | Saturday, February 24th - 9:00am - 4:45pm, 8:00 registration
We will gather to learn, share, inspire, and catalyze community food systems change. This day-long conference will include keynote presentations, panel discussions, hands-on breakouts, and delicious food to enjoy. All are welcome! Our focus of this year's conference will be People Power! We are so excited to help our community members, organizations, and producers gain knowledge and better engage with our food system. AGENDAMakers' Market and Happy Hour | Saturday, February 24th - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Conference participants will get to explore ideas, try products, and support local food business at the Maker’s Market and Idea Fair. See what’s happening with local foods and take home some goodies to share with family and friends. Browse and enjoy local beer and wine. Makers and Community organizations interested in a table are welcome to participate for free. Each spot includes a table, chair, tablecloth, and electricity. Share your products, and your ideas. APPLY HERE!*Scholarships available for Awards and Summit HERE. Dual translation offered for all events.