The local food movement is ever growing thanks to the individuals and organizations that we fondly call our opportunity makers, who host events for improving access to local foods. Submit your events related to metro Atlanta's local food system below.



All Events

Back to All Events

Your Voice Matters: Shaping Urban Ag in Atlanta with Our City's New Director of Urban Agriculture

  • Center for Civic Innovation 115 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW. Third Floor Atlanta, GA 30303 (map)

For full details and to RSVP visit here

The Atlanta Mayor's Office of Sustainability recently welcomed Mario Cambardella as its new Urban Agriculture Director. This new position aims to refine city policy and identify new opportunities for urban agriculture and urban farmers. Mario has talked about his work a few times since taking the job and now its time for the food community to talk to him!

Join the Food Innovation Network as we host Mario for a meet, greet and working session around key actions those working in local food want an Urban Agriculture Director to take.

6:00-6:30pm Networking & Refreshments

6:30-6:45pm Talk by Mario Cambardella

6:45-7:30pm Group Breakouts & Ideation: What do YOU want from an Urban Ag Director? 

7:30-8:00pm Closing & Sharing Ideas

In partnership with Food Well Alliance.

For full details and to RSVP visit here