On June 12, Edible Portland and Ecotrust are throwing summer's first barbecue — with a keynote by Nell Newman — to honor outstanding members of our local food community. All proceeds support Ecotrust’s work to build a resilient regional food system.
Join us for our 7th annual Local Hero Awards to feast with our local food heroes. Renowned local chefs will put their culinary brilliance toward preparing the best barbecue, sourced directly from our region’s most sustainable producers. Nell Newman of Newman’s Own Organics will give a keynote on social enterprise, and then she will announce the winners of this year’s Local Hero Awards—voted for by you.
When: June 12, 5:30 to 10 pm
Doors open at 5:30
Nell Newman talks at 6:15 pm
Awards begin at 6:45 pm
Feasting begins at 7:30 pm
Eats Only tickets enter at 8 pm
Where: Natural Capital Center (721 NW 9th Avenue Portland, OR 97209)
All proceeds support Ecotrust’s work to build a resilient regional food system. Tickets are limited. Get yours today!