GOOD Food Festival: Events Overview

The Sunday Santa Monica Farmers Market.
The Sunday Santa Monica Farmers Market.

The GOOD Food Festival kicks off today and runs through Sunday, celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Santa Monica Farmers Market, not the anniversary of our favorite food-based radio show.

The four-day festival includes a film screening, several symposiums, a trade show, a gala reception, a street festival and more. Here's the full list of events or you can look at a few selections we've curated after the jump.

The Harvest (La Cosecha) screening

This documentary offers an unvarnished look at child and migrant labor in the United States' food system. Followed by a panel discussion about related labor issues.

When: Wed., Sep. 14, 7:30 - 10 p.m.

Where: Aero Theatre

Food Policy and Public Health Summit

A day of discussions about food, public health, and public policy. Speakers include Chipotle founder and CEO, Steve Ells; California Endowment CEO, Dr. Robert K. Ross; LA Food Policy Council's Paula Daniels and many others.

When: Fri., Sep. 15, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Main Stage Theater, Santa Monica College

Good Food Festival

Two amazing days of exhibits with family farmers and artisanal food producers, demos from various LA chefs, food from street vendors that source from the Santa Monica farmers market.

When: Sat. Sep. 17 & Sun. Sep. 18

Where: Santa Monica High School

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