Food 'n Fun Festival

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Give Food and Have Fun at CAC’s 3rd Annual Food 'n Fun Festival; a fun-filled, outdoor, family event with activities and games for all ages! Join us as neighbors from all walks of life gather together to raise awareness, funds and food to combat hunger and homelessness in our community while enjoying a fun day together!

Bring your family and friends to the free festival or gather a group and participate in the team events! Team events include the Food `n Fun Challenge, a food drive contest where schools, businesses and organizations challenge a rival for the most food collected! The popular Shopping Cart Decoration Contest is back!  Teams will compete for the Most Creative, Most Humorous and Funniest awards!Everyone takes part in a 1/4 mile Hunger Awareness Walk around the track led by the Shopping Cart Parade!

Kids of all ages enjoy activities, games and crafts! Featuring inflatable fun, a video game cave, hula hoop contests, potato sack races, an old fashioned cake walk, arts and crafts, hair painting, face painting and more! Learn how to fly on a trapeze and juggle with Circus Camp! Listen to the high school battle of the bands contest! Most activities are free! Snacks, drinks and food by local vendors for purchase.

When: Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 11am - 2pm
North Springs Charter High School, 7447 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs GA 30328
Admission is free for all!
Fill the Pantry: Please bring a can or more of food for the CAC Food Pantry!

- View the 2014 Food 'n Fun photo gallery! -

Proceeds benefit CAC and provide for local families seeking assistance from the CAC Food Panty during the summer months when the pantry often runs low on food. CAC has been helping neighbors in need in Sandy Springs and Dunwoody since 1987.


Teams Events:

The Food 'n Fun Challenge!   - Print the Food Challenge Flyer! -
Take the Challenge, the largest community-wide food drive to ever take place in Sandy Springs and Dunwoody!  The Food 'n Fun Challenge pits rival schools, businesses, and organizations against each other to collect the most food! The food drive is critical to aiding local families in the summer when the need is greatest and food pantry inventory is at its lowest level of the year. Challenge your rival on video and post it on social media!  Consider creating a food drive theme (i.e. eat your veggies), take part in the can construction contest and send your pictures to CAC to be judged!  Compete for The Most Food Collected, Best Structures, Best Challenge Videos!
NOW: Challenge your rivals now! Post your challenge and acceptance videos on social media now!
April:  Hold your food drives!
April 24: Submit pictures of your can construction projects to CAC by April 24!

May 2:
Most Food Collected, Best Structures, Best Challenge Video winnners will be announced at the Food 'n Fun Festival!

Shopping Cart Decoration Contest and Parade
     - Print the Decoration Contest Flyer! -
Be creative and enter the Shopping Cart Decoration Contest and try to win one of three judged categories: Most Humorous,Most Creative and Most Inspirational! Plan your cart design, bring your decorations, and assemble before the parade! Shopping carts will be provided. Teams will show off their carts in the Hunger Awareness Walk!

The Hunger Awareness Walk      
Decorated Shopping Carts lead the Hunger Awareness Walk to kick-off the Food `n Fun Festival! All teams and festival goers will gather to walk 1/4 mile around the track to show their support for ending hunger locally!

Schedule of Events:

10:00am Shopping Cart teams arrive to decorate carts
11:00am Hunger Walk/Shopping Cart Parade begins
11:30am Festival Opens
12:30pm Awards Ceremony
2:00pm Festival Ends

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