The Great Gluten Free Expo!
February 24th and 25th, 2012
“Happy Tummies. Healthy Families.”
The Jeff State Culinary Arts and Hospitality Institute, Hoover, AL
This event is a celebration for all people living gluten free PLUS anyone interested in learning more about various food intolerances, autoimmune disorders, Celiac, Autism, and healthy living through diet (GF, CF, EF, SF, even SCD and GAPS!).
This is more than your average vendor fair! Join us for our Gluten Free Gala, 5K Race, Seminars, Cooking Demonstrations, and opportunity to meet dozens of vendors that offer the best in gluten free living!
Entrance is only $5 at the door, ages 12 and older. NEW UPDATE!! The first 100 families will receive a FREE loaf of bread, provided by Rudi’s! And, childcare will be available, upon reservation, by Care with Flair!
The Great Gluten Free Gala!
Led by the wonderful Chef Sean Butler of Food Studio B, this fundraiser not only helps local charities but it will be a worry free dinner that caters to your dietary needs! Menus and entertainment will be updated soon. Proceeds from the dinner will help Celiac research, The Bell Center, ARC of Shelby County, and The Therapy Ranch. Friday, February 24th, 2012. Guest Speaker: Dr. Fasano of the University of Maryland, leading world expert on Celiac Disease!
For information, purchasing tickets, or to volunteer, click HERE
Making Tracks for Celiacs 5K!
All runners and walkers welcome! On Saturday morning, February 25th, 2012, come out to Veterans Park in Hoover, Al and race for prizes and help proceeds that will benefit the Center For Celiac Research and the Birmingham Celiac Disease Support Group. The one mile fun run will take place after the 5K. And, of course, all post-race snacks are Gluten Free, provided by the Center for Celiac Research.
For information, to enter, or to volunteer, click HERE
Great Gluten Free Seminars!
All day long, February 25th, 2012, educational seminars will complement the on-going vendor fair. Whether you are a beginner, lifelong Celiac, health care professional in need of CEUs, or just curious, do not miss our seminars! Check back soon for the schedule. Excellent speakers such as : Jules Shephard from Jules Gluten Free!
Click HERE for information.
Great Cooking Demos!
Could this day get any better? Well, of course, with our cooking demos designed to complement our vendor fair and seminars. Stay posted to learn about our developing list of experts eager to share baking and cooking secrets that fit the GF (and beyond) lifestyle. Excellent demos by: Chef Sean Butler, Jules Shepherd, and the Jeff State Culinary School students!
Click HERE for information