WHO?

Foodbeast.com is a national food publication leading the millennial generation into the outrageous food era. While we have prided ourselves on being the leaders in food news and edible trends, we have also created relationships with some of the strongest media outlets in the country (i.e. Huffington Post, Zagat, Elite Daily, etc.). Foodbeast content now receives over 50 million views a month and is shared across a social media following of over 5 million people and growing.

Foodbeast's primary goal is to connect the general public with the newsworthy, drool-worthy food that continues to receive high volumes of attention.

Foodbeast Presents helps to support a local non profit organization called Inspire Artistic Minds. This charity provides opportunity scholarships and educational experiences to advance the arts in the areas of taste, sight and sound, with a strong focus in the food and beverage industry.


WHAT?

This will be our 2nd year of Noods Noods Noods, our premier asian festival in Southern California, and it all be more mouthwatering than ever. We will be bringing together some of the best food geniuses around to have them create newsworthy gnashes. These exclusive items will be seen by the nation and tasted by the individuals who are looking to grab a real taste of the food that makes you say "WOW".


WHEN?/WHERE?

Noods Noods Noods will be a one day festival that will take place on Saturday January 27th, 2018, outdoors at Esports Arena in Santa Ana, Ca. The event will have a Marketplace that will be open from 12:00pm - 11:00pm and two separate VIP sessions; 3:30pm - 6:30pm and 7:30p - 10:30pm. Tentatively, We will also be hosting a special media preview crawl with a selected handful of vendors.

 

WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN Noods Noods Noods?

BELOW IS THE OPTION FOR PARTICIPATION AND WHAT YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR AS A VENDOR AT Noods Noods Noods!

* FOODBEAST also has the capability to help with product if you wish to use Original Cup Noodle or Top Ramen as part of your recipe. Interested? Ask us how.


This event has an All You Can Consume experience for all of the guests in attendance who purchase a VIP ticket.

VIP - ($250) Vendors will be sampling food to the elite VIP ticket purchasers:

  • Your are responsible for:

    • Serving a quarter sized portion item. (3-4oz)

    • Proposing food items containing an asian flair as well as having a noteworthy notable quality and being suitable for editorial coverage as determined by FOODBEAST editorial staff. (100eats/FOODBEAST will happily give feedback on potential ideas)

    • Knowing that proposed food items must be exclusive to this FOODBEAST event.

    • Creating your craziest and most outrageous dish because your food will have the chance to win an Noods Noods Noods award. The awards consist of Most Viral & Best in Show.

    • Having enough portions prepared for the 1000 paid guests (500 each session + Media portions) Prepare at your own risk and avoid running out.

    • Supplying your own equipment, plates and cutlery, and staff to execute the product day of event.

    • Supplying all you need to deck out your booth space for everyone to see.

    • Having your vendor Commitment signed digitally and fully paid booth by December 31st, 2017.

    • Understanding that all food is a donation to the event in trade for promotion. Value of food is tax deductible as long as a zero balance invoice is provided to our team.


This event also offers a lower ticket price for admission for guests who will pay as they consume throughout this portion of the event.

Marketplace - ($600Vendor can sell food to the GA guests + all VIP ticket purchasers.

*Due to OC Health Laws - We will need to partner with a non profit organization and all food booth vendors (food trucks excluded) will be supplied a POS system and a staff member from the non profit to run all sales during the event for your booth. The sales will need to be ran through the non profit organization platform and 10% of the sales will need to be donated to the charity (this is tax deductible and they will supply a donation receipt after the event for the donation). After the event concludes, you will receive a check from Foodbeast for your total sales for the day minus 10% donation. We have chose to partner with Inspire Artistic Minds for this event.

  • YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR:

    • Hearty sized / portioned item.
    • Proposed food items must contain a noodle product or be asian inspired as well as have a noteworthy, notable quality, and be suitable for editorial coverage as determined by FOODBEAST editorial staff. (100eats/FOODBEAST will happily give feedback on potential ideas)
    • Proposed food items must be exclusive to this FOODBEAST event.
    • Bring your own equipment, plates and cutlery, and staff to execute the product day of event.
    • Bring your craziest and most outrageous dish because your food will be voted for by attendees and the winner of the most votes receives the NOODS NOODS NOODS award.
    • Bring all you need to deck out your booth space for everyone to see.
    • Vendor Commitment signed digitally by December 31st, 2017.

WHAT FOODBEAST AND THE 100EATS TEAM IS RESPONSIBLE FOR (Food Vendors Only)

  • Listing food and beverage vendors on FOODBEAST.com Event landing Page (approx. reach: 1 million, approx. value: $5,000)

  • Pre-Event Roundup Post of every vendor that has submitted a photo and registered with link to applicable website/social media (please make note which social network/link is most preferred)

  • Pre-Event Social (Facebook, Twitter & Instagram) on all editorially approved cheese-centric items (approx. reach 1 million, approx. value: $2500)

  • Pre-Event Editorial Posts surrounding Foodbeast approved items and vendors (assuming vendors meet photo/newsworthy criteria)

  • Non-Guaranteed syndication to our partners (previously recorded reach 8.5 million, previously recorded value: $40,000)

  • Top Items and vendors mentioned in local press outreach.

  • Select FOODBEAST favorites will also be chosen for FOODBEAST video production to launch on Facebook and Instagram.

  • FOODBEAST will be supplying each vendor with (1) Booth Space, (1) Table with Linen, and (1) 1800 Watt Electrical Outlet. (Ice, ez up,  chairs available UPON REQUEST FOR RENTAL)

    • Food trucks will have to be self sustaining (electrically).

    • Food trucks will not be able to sell beverages. All beverages will go through our on site bars.

*Additional Table with Linen, Electrical, and Promotion available at an additional cost.

*If you are a NON food vendor looking to give away or looking to sell your product - Please contact Skyler Bellanger at events@foodbeast.com for further information.


If you wish to participate in this event, please fill out the Vendor Application form below for our team to review your proposed item. Last day to apply is 12/31/2017; Upon reviewing your application, our team will get back to you with an approval letter and link to the commitment form for participation with further information.

Vendor Name *
Vendor Name
NAME OF YOUR BUSINESS
Vendor Representative *
Vendor Representative
IF YOU'RE SIGNING UP AS SOMETHING OTHER THAN A FOOD VENDOR; PLEASE LET US KNOW WHAT TYPE OF VENDOR YOU'RE HERE

*If you have any further questions regarding this or any of our other events, would like to learn how to receive additional guaranteed promotion from Foodbeast, or would like to be a sponsor of this or future events, please don't hesitate to reach out to Skyler Bellanger at events@foodbeast.com.