The Real Food Festival is a joyful celebration of the wonderful variety of food that Sunshine Coast producers, manufacturers, retailers and restaurants have to offer, and a unique opportunity to talk to, taste and buy from them. Held at Maleny Showgrounds with stalls, demonstrations, discussions, hands-on and other activities throughout the weekend. The Festival has something for everyone and is a great way to support the best of Sunshine Coast regional food. The Festival will feature more than 100 stalls showcasing good local foods and related products. Six venues will keep you entertained and informed; The Real Food Kitchen, sponsored by Kunara Organic Marketplace, The Food for Thought venue, sponsored by the University of the Sunshine Coast, Our Nourishing Ideas venue, sponsored by Jeffers Market, he Food Craft venue, sponsored by Buderim Ginger, Our Kitchen Garden venue, sponsored by Forage, The Little Sprouts kids area is about fun activities that germinate a life-long passion for good food. There will be entertainment throughout the weekend with some brilliant street performers, and Show Bags full of deals and offers, not to mention a great bag to re-use at your local farmers’ market. $20 entry (kids under 16 free).