Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival

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Thank you for supporting the Inaugural Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival!

TBCGF SCHEDULE
Saturday Feb. 24, 2018

9 A.M.
Tampa Bay Collard Green Street Festival Begins
Opening Remarks: Rod Carter, WFLA Broadcast Journalist
The KidZone Opens (See KidZone Event Schedule)
9:30
How TBCGF Began: The Pressure Cooker. Cooking Demo & Tasting: Collards @ Legacy Gardens
10
Healthy St. Pete by Dr. Mendee Ligon, Connecting Dental Health to Overall Health @ Museum Gallery
10:30
"Living Vegan" Sampling by Rays Vegan Soul @ Legacy Gardens
11
A Bit of History Through Interactive Skit and Trail Walk by the African American Heritage Association @ Museum Gallery (walk limited to first 50 people)
11:30
Hands-On Urban Agriculture by The Edible Peace Patch @ Legacy Gardens
Noon
Collard Green Cook Off Entry Begins (Click here to register)
12:30
Celebrity Chef Edouardo Jordan Cooking Demonstration & Tasting @ Legacy Gardens
1:30
Collard Green Contest Entry Deadline
2
Live Judging Begins w/ Buckwheat of Wild 94.1 @ Legacy Gardens
3
Collard Green Judging Ends
Inaugural Collard Cook-Off Prize Awarded
The KidZone Ends
4
Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival Ends
Thank you for your support – See you in 2019!

7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Collards After Dark

Join us for soul food, cocktails and live entertainment at the Historic Manhattan Casino. Tickets are going fast, so grab yours here!

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WHERE

St. Petersburg Historic Deuces Corridor, at 9th Ave. & 22nd St. South. The Festival will be held at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, and on the surrounding streets.

VENDORS

Vendors of all kinds are welcome including Merchandise, Farmers Market, Wellness and Informational Spaces, Food & Food Trucks, Beer & Wine, etc.

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