What to Do This Weekend: Detroit Fall Beer Pageant, Paradise Natural Foods Dinner
The 12th annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival returns to Detroit’s Eastern Market on Saturday. It’s one of the largest brewing events in the country, with more than 800 craft beers from nearly 120 Michigan breweries. This year, however, drinkers will have to take everything in within the usual two days. Festival goers will receive 15 beverage tokens, each for a 3-ounce beer tasting. At the event, which will take place on Saturday, October 23, at the East Market from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., groceries will be available for purchase. mibeer.com. $ 50- $ 60.
Farm-to-table fundraiser for Paradise Natural Foods
Nezaa Bandele, cook and owner of Paradise Natural Foods, will host Soil to Soul – The Journey: A Farm to Table Fundraiser at Keep Growing Detroit Farm. Inspired by her journey from rural Jamaica to Canada and the United States, each of the five courses are curated by her global travel and love. Bandele is raising money to open Paradise Deli and Marketplace (on the upcoming Allied Media LOVE Building Campus) next spring. There are a growing number of crops processing companies and making healthy food more accessible in Detroit. The event will take place on Saturday, October 23, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. $ 100. 1850 Erskine. facebook.com/events/384602193209700.
Click here to read all about the project on the Paradise Natural Foods sponsorship page to raise $ 100,000.