Join us for the 3rd Annual Foodtrepreneur Festival!

Ever dreamed of turning your secret recipe into a bestselling product? Do you like delicious food with a great story behind it and love supporting local businesses?

Join us for a celebration of the businesses that are making Utah more delicious!

The Foodtrepreneur Festival brings together food lovers and business owners who have been successful in producing, selling and distributing food products not only in our state, but also nationally and even internationally.

This year again, participants will enjoy behind-the-scenes stories and learn how to start their own ventures from a standout panel of locally-based entrepreneurs and innovators. Attendees should come hungry and ready to taste the best food and drinks from local companies.

Come enjoy live music, a cash bar, and amazing food in great company!

Event Schedule
5:30-5:55: Panel of Food Entrepreneurs
6:00: Food Festival Starts
6:30-6:45: Flavor of the Festival Award Presentation
8:00: Food Festival Ends

Parking Instructions
There is an underground parking garage on the corner of 600 S 600 E. Parking Level 2 is designated to The Falls Event Center. There is also an outdoor parking lot on 600 S between 600 E and 700 E. This lot is also designated to The Falls Event Center. Parking is free.

*No dogs or strollers are allowed inside the venue.
*By state law, all alcohol must be kept within the premise.

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Win the “Taste of the Festival” Grand Prize!

Step 1: Invite your friends to attend this event.

Step 2: Have your friends register to attend the festival.

Step 3: When your friends register have them type your full name in the “Team Name” field

The person who invites the most people will win a basket
full of food products donated by our amazing vendors.

How will you know how you rank? Every Friday we will post competition update on and on the Foodtrepreneur Fb event page.

If you and your friends have already purchased your tickets and would like to enter the competition just click HERE to submit your Team Name.

Wondering what delicious food will be in the basket? Follow our event on Facebook: every day we highlight one of the vendors and post pictures of the products that they will have for you to sample at the event!

Questions? Send an email to

Check out last year’s event:

Meet the 2017 Foodtrepreneur Vendors:

Frequently Asked Questions

Foodtrepreneur Festival is put on by the Women’s Business Center, a 501 c 3 non-profit entrepreneurial center that focuses on helping women improve their financial situation and get out of poverty by helping them to start and grow a business. While the WBC focuses on women, it does not turn away men.

No, once you paid the registration fee, the food at the festival is free of charge.

Only registered service animals are allowed at the event. Proof of service certification will be requested at the festival entrance point.

Our event is family friendly and kids under 12 are free of charge. Strollers are not allowed inside the venue.

Free Public Parking is available at Trolley Square, although we cannot guarantee it will be available to everyone.

The festival will open up at 5:30 pm with a panel of food entrepreneurs. The panel can host about 80 people and it will go until 5:50 pm. At 6:oo pm we will open up the main area where the vendors will start handing out samples of food.

Submit an application through the following this link: