2017 Marketplace Event Details

November 5th, 2017
11:00 am- 4:00 pm

Greensboro’s Farmers Curb Market
501 Yanceyville St. Greensboro, NC 27405 (GOOGLE MAPS)

Speaker/Demo Schedule:
11:30-12:00 Dr. Srinavasan (Speaker)
12:30-1:00 Shirika aka Chef Valid (Food Demo)
1:30-2:00 Valarie Stroud (Speaker)
2:30-3:00 Jasmine Brown (Food Demo)
3:00-3:30 Pave (Round Table Discussion)

Music/Entertainment Schedule:
12:00-12:30 Just Joey
2:00-2:45 Crystal Bright
3:15-4:00 Shiloh Hill

Dr. Janardhan Srinivasan
“From Soil to Body: How it Affects You!” 
Dr. Janardhan Srinivasan, MD is a board certified interventional cardiologist who specializes in opening blockages in the heart and legs for patients with vascular diseases. He believes in the power of a plant based diet and a healthy lifestyle in preventing and reversing these diseases so patients don’t need these expensive procedures! Learn more..


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Shirika (Chef Valid)
Food Demo: Raw Vegan Alternatives for the Holiday Season
Chef Valid, also known as Shirika, is a wholistic medicine woman and founder of Kitchen Asè Vegan Food n Farmacy, a mobile unit that provides high quality delicious alternatives to the S.A.D (standard american diet) and herbal products. She instructs Vegan Food prep courses and wellness workshops where individuals and families create herbal medicine and household items. She is a tree-hugging Reiki (Ra-Sekhi) Healer, cultural dancer and detox therapist, using natures tools to assist in the restoration and maintenance of mind, body and spiritual wellness. Learn More…

Valarie Stroud
“Where Do You Get Your Protein?”
The #1 most asked question as a vegetarian/vegan.. Especially in the competitive world of athletics.


Jasmine Brown
Food Demo: Orange & Cranberry Baked Cheesecake (Gluten-free)
Jasmine was one of our presenters last year – she was a crowd favorite! She is a self-taught baker and has a background is cooking. She has been following the vegan lifestyle for the past 2 years. She says, “Ranging from Chickfila Seitan to Baked Cheesecakes, I’ve tried making traditionally non-vegan food, vegan. I love the creativity that comes with vegan cooking.”

Crystal Bright
Crystal Bright brings an incredible variety of European and American world music influences, instruments, musicality, and arrangements intertwining huge soaring operatic vocals to a moving indie rock sound that are marked by incredible live performances. Learn More…

Shiloh Hill
Layering traditional folk instruments over a rock band rhythm section, Shiloh Hill brings a smooth and infectious energy to the scene. The dance-worthy grooves mingle with hometown banjo, turning the stage into a front porch, where front man Nick Hofstetter and his wife Mamie weave stories in harmony. Their winsome, family-band style ensures great fun and even better friends.
“Wildflower” is the title of their newest album, which finds its breezy folk-pop ditties splashed with colorful accents of brass and glockenspiel. Shiloh Hill just recently returned to their home state of North Carolina from their month-long album release tour promoting their debut album. Learn more..


Just Joey
A show for kids with magic, clowning, and juggling. Come & Laugh! Learn more…



Frequently Asked Questions:

To have a good time! There will be 50 vendors: including food vendors, retail vendors, animal sanctuaries and more. See above for our schedule of food demo’s and speakers that will take place during the event. There will be live music performed just outside the venue. There will be an indoor kidzone, with face painting and other fun family friendly activities.

This is a FREE event! If you want to help support our event you can become a sponsor here! We will also have coffee & raffle tickets (for an awesome vegan gift basket) available, the proceeds help fund this event!

There is plenty of free parking near the building & right across the street in the large parking lot!

There is an onsite ATM that you can use!

Unfortunately pets are not allowed inside the venue.