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StorySlam 2018: Rooted & Rising

Wednesday | September 26, 2018 | 5:30 pm — 8:00 pm

Back for its second year, StorySlam 2018: Rooted and Rising promises to be an evening of delicious food, connection, and powerful storytelling from our Bay Area food community.

Evening Itinerary

5:00-6:15p VIP Reception (Small Bites from Bi-Rite Market + Drinks by El Tosoro)

5:45p General Admission, Dinner and Open Taps by Airbnb

6:15p StorySlam: Rooted and Rising

8:00p Dessert by Coletta Gelato, AlterEco, and Barr Necessities

8:30p Afterparty (location TBD)

Featured Storytellers

Stuart Brioza and Nicole Krasinski – State Bird Provisions

Amisha Gurbani – The Jam Lab

Leslie Jonath – Feed Your People, Airbnb Experience Host

Kenji Lopez-Alt – The Food Lab

Fernay McPherson – Minnie Bell’s Soul Movement

Neka Pasquale – Urban Remedy

Michelle Tam – Nom Nom Paleo

Lorraine Walker – Eatwell Farm

… and your emcee for the evening:

Jocelyn Jackson of People’s Kitchen Collective and JUSTUS Kitchen

General Admission tickets include dinner and unlimited beverages (beer, wine, and kombucha on tap) provided by Airbnb and dessert provided by Coletta Gelato, Alter Eco, and Barr Necessities. VIP tickets also include access to the VIP Reception beginning at 5p and early access to dinner.

A number of inclusive tickets are available thanks to the support of New Resource Bank. If the tickets to this event are out of your price range, please email for more information.

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Cost: $65 – $125
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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