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This will be our 4th year of OOZEFEST, our premier cheese 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".
The event will be a one day festival that will take place at _______ in Santa Ana, Ca. The event will have two separate sessions which will be 3:30pm - 6:30pm and 7:30p - 10:30pm on _________. Tentatively, We will also be hosting a special media preview crawl with a selected handful of vendors.
WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN OOZEFEST?
BELOW IS THE OPTION FOR PARTICIPATION AND WHAT YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR AS A VENDOR AT OOZEFEST!
This event is an All You Can Consume experience for all of the guests in attendance.
($250) Food Vendors:
Your are responsible for:
Serving a quarter sized portion item. (3-4oz)
Proposing food items containing a cheese product 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 OOZEFEST 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 September 26th.
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.
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 email@example.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 9/26/2017; 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.
*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 firstname.lastname@example.org.