Join the Thrive, the Medford Food Co-op, and La Clinica at a Salsa Festival & Showdown, a day celebrating Latino culture, healthy living, and local foods. The fun includes Ballet Folklorico, Zumba, a live band, and a salsa dancing lesson followed by DJ music to inspire!, Recipe demonstrations, kids activities, and salsa sampling all round out the fun.
Put your salsa recipe to the test at the Salsa Showdown! Contestants will be put to the challenge of crafting their best salsa on-site at the Salsa Festival using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. First place prize is $100 in gift certificates to the Medford Food Co-op! Rules and registration forms are available at the Medford Food Co-op, located at 945 S. Riverside Ave., Medford or online at www.medfordfood.coop.The event is sponsored by Revista Caminos and Jackson Care Connect. Thrive's Eat Local Celebration is sponsored by the Cow Creek Tribe of Umpqua Indians, NW Farm Credit Services and the Ashland Food Co-op.