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RIBBON CUTTING + GRAND OPENING WEEKEND


SUGAR BEET FOOD CO-OP CELEBRATES
GRAND OPENING!

Join us for a celebration of community, good food and the grand opening of Sugar Beet Food Co-op. From Friday morning through Sunday evening there will be giveaways, tastings, music, chef demos and more!
 

GRAND OPENING WEEKEND LINE-UP
We'll be raffling off a FREE grocery bag packed with our favorite produce and products from the store. Simply shop the co-op this weekend to be entered to win.
9AM, 12PM, 3PM & 6PM FRIDAY-SUNDAY!

FRIDAY

9AM- 11AM  
RIBBON CUTTING- We are getting out the big scissors for this celebration. There might be some sage burning, too. After all- we are a food co-op. Free coffee and pastries served after the ribbon cutting and short presentation at 9am. Stay and sip coffee and meet the Sugar Beet Food Co-op Board of Directors. 

TASTINGS/ DEMOS
11AM- 2PM - Century Sun Oil - Taste beautiful, organic sunflower oil from the Midwest
                    Big Fork Bacon Sausage- Try delicious Chicago-made sausages. A Co-op fave!

2PM-5PM  - Secret Creek Pesto - Pestos that are locally made with local ingredients. YUM!
                    Judson Todd Allen  - Celebrity Chef and Architect of Flavor shows      demonstrates an easy farm-to-table recipe that uses his      Chef Blend Hot Sauce.

5PM-8PM - Red Barn Cheeses - Wisconsin, small family farmed and high quality. 
                  Mama Grows Soaps - Try Oak Park mom, Jill Niewoehner's, handmade soaps.
                  Heritage Wines- taste some of the organic, sustainable wines that we carry!

 

SATURDAY

FREE COFFEE! Start off the day with a free cup of coffee from our Coffee and Juice Bar until 11am.
GRANOLA BAR! From 8-10am make your own parfait with our bulk granola, fresh fruit and yogurt.

TASTINGS/ DEMOS
11AM-2PM - Sample signature prepared foods from the Sugar Beet Food Co-op Kitchen.
                    Big Fork Bacon Sausage- Try delicious Chicago-made sausages. A Co-op fave!
2PM-5PM -  Halfwit Coffee Roasters - Taste excellent coffee locally roasted in Chicago.
                    Chocolate Twist - Meet Kate Coffey and taste her amazing handmade candy!
                    Calm Skincare - Learn how to make a calming and all natural skincare mask.
5PM-8PM - BEER TASTING! Taste some of the delicious local beers that we carry.


SUNDAY

FREE COFFEE! Start off the day with a free cup of coffee from our Coffee and Juice Bar until 11am.
JAM TASTING! From 8-10am we'll be sampling Food For Thought preserves. Delish!

11AM-2PM - Sample signature prepared foods from the Sugar Beet Food Co-op Kitchen.

12PM-2PM ENJOY FREE BIG FORK SAUSAGES! 
Felony Franks will be serving up BIG FORK SAUSAGES at the Co-op!
 

SPECIAL ENTERTAINMENT FROM REDMOON THEATRE AT 11AM!
Redmoon Theater is bringing a special surprise to
Sugar Beet Food Co-op. The kids will love this!

2PM-5PM- Meet local chef, Caitlyn Boyer, who will demonstrate plant based recipes. 
                   Mama Grows Soaps - Try Oak Park mom, Jill Niewoehner's, handmade soaps.















                    


                    








    















    









Earlier Event: August 9
JOE'S BLUES FARM TOUR