June 16, 2024

6/28: Waste No More Food

Event Name: Secret Food Stories Festival – “Waste No More” Food and Art Event

Date: Friday, June 28, 2024

Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: San Antonio Food Bank, 5200 Historic Old Hwy 90 W, San Antonio, TX 78227

Hashtag: #WasteNoMoreFest #secretfoodstories #wastenomore #foodinsecurity #foodwaste #wastenomoretx

 

Press Release: Secret Food Stories Festival – Waste No More

 

For Immediate Release

 

San Antonio, TX – April 15, 2024: Chef Asantewaa of Secret Food Stories, in collaboration with the San Antonio Food Bank, is delighted to announce the inaugural Secret Food Stories Festival. This exciting event, themed “Waste No More,” will take place on Friday, June 28, 2024, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the San Antonio Food Bank.

 

The Secret Food Stories Festival: Waste No More promises to be an evening of culinary innovation, artistic expression, and community engagement. This unique festival aims to address food waste through a celebration of creativity and sustainable practices.

 

Proceeds from all ticket sales for the Secret Food Stories Festival: Waste No More will directly benefit the San Antonio Food Bank, supporting their mission to fight hunger in Southwest Texas through food distribution, programs, education, and advocacy.

 

Event Highlights:

 

Zero Waste Chef’s Tables: Local chefs will showcase their culinary talents by crafting exquisite dishes from rescued ingredients, emphasizing the importance of sustainable cooking practices. Some of the chefs that are presenting include Botika, NACO, Eat Chingon, and more.

Art Exhibitions: Immerse yourself in a world of art inspired by the themes of food waste and sustainability. From thought-provoking installations to captivating artworks, the festival’s art exhibitions will spark meaningful conversations.

Panel Discussions: Engage with industry leaders, government officials, and community advocates in insightful discussions on Empowering Communities to Reduce Food Waste. Explore innovative solutions and collaborative efforts to create a waste-free future for San Antonio.

Live Music and Performances: Enjoy live musical performances by local artists, adding a vibrant and festive atmosphere to the event.

Community Partnerships: Learn about local initiatives and organizations dedicated to combating food waste and sustainability in the San Antonio community. Discover how you can get involved and make a difference.

The Secret Food Stories Festival: Waste No More seeks to inspire change and empower individuals to take action towards a more sustainable future for San Antonio.

 

Chef Asantewaa expresses her enthusiasm for this collaboration with the San Antonio Food Bank, stating, “We are thrilled to present the Secret Food Stories Festival: Waste No More, an event that celebrates the power of creativity and community in addressing pressing issues such as food waste and sustainability. Together, we can make a meaningful impact and pave the way for a more sustainable future.”

 

About the San Antonio Food Bank:

The San Antonio Food Bank is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing millions of pounds of food to more than 500 charitable organizations in Southwest Texas serving those in need. The mission of the San Antonio Food Bank is to fight hunger in Southwest Texas through food distribution, programs, education, and advocacy. In addition to food distribution, the San Antonio Food Bank provides numerous programs that not only solve the immediate problems of hunger but help individuals and families gain long-term food security.

 

Tickets for the Secret Food Stories Festival: Waste No More are available for purchase online on May 15, 2024, on Eventbrite. Join us for an evening of culinary delights, artistic exploration, and community impact!

 

For media inquiries, partnerships, or sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

 

Chef Asantewaa E lo-Liyong

Founder & Organizer

Secret Food Stories Festival

Email: secretfoodstories@gmail.com

Phone: 210-870-4374

 

Stay connected for updates on the festival on Instagram and TikTok @secretfoodstories

Date

Jun 28 2024