A book, a political act, a celebration!
OFPC is excited to support changing the narrative of healthy food choice and discuss food as a political and economic choice for our communities.
Featuring authors Luz Calvo and Catriona Esquibel, political satirist and food writer Gustavo Arellano and our local celebrity chef and activist Bryant Terry. Decolonize Your Diet is a tribute to Mexican history, ancestry and rich culinary traditions. The event will take place on the Mexican holiday, Dia de Los Muertos and will be a celebration of the local culinary traditions.Taking place on the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos, the event also remembers and celebrates the food knowledge we each hold in our cultures.
What: Decolonize Your Diet: Political Action You Can Savor
When: November 1st, 2015, 4PM-7PM
Where: Impact Hub Oakland, 2323 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
Cost: $10-$50, Sliding Scale (no one turned away for lack of funds)
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Eat Real Fest is coming back next weekend, so there will be lots of food vendors in Jack London Square. Some of them are based in Oakland and we love them for representing the town! If you’re planning to go, be sure to support these #realoakland businesses.
We would love to see even more Oakland food vendors participating in the future, so take a look at our list and let us know who’s missing. Which food vendors should be at Eat Real Fest next year?
- Baia Pasta
- Barlavento Chocolates
- Blue Chair Fruit
- Bombezies BBQ
- Cholita Linda
- Hella Vegan Eats
- Keena’s Kitchen
- Mamacitas Cafe
- Oaktown Jerk
- Shades of Sugar Bakeshop
- Sosu Sauces
- Sweet Bar Bakery
- Tante’s Catering
- Vanilla Baking & Catering Co.