Our vendors in the GastroFest Marketplace!

Amaretti Desserts will have a variety of sweet baked goods!

B and D Sauce Co. grows specialty peppers in NE Florida and blends them into delicious, high-in-flavor, unique hot sauces.

BARK on PARK & BARK DOWNTOWN GastroFest is a pet-friendly festival, so feel free to bring your dog on leash. This year Bark on Park & Bark Downtown is our official pet sponsor, and will be providing water bowls for dogs throughout the park. Stop by their booth to buy a treat for your furry friend and to find out more about their doggie services such as grooming, boarding and daycare, training classes, bakery-for-dogs, dog accessories and more.

Bee Friends Farm sweetens up GastroFest with a variety of Florida’s Favorite Honeys–Wildflower, Gallberry and award-winning Black Mangrove.

Chameleon Cold Brew is a sponsor and one of the few exceptions to our locals only rule! They’ll be serving up their cold-brew coffee at the fest, otherwise you can find them at local grocers such as Native Sun.

Congaree and Penn sells their locally grown rice, honey and their farm-made shrubs.

Cultivate Tea & Spice Co. lovingly produces gourmet, hand-crafted loose leaf tea and culinary spice blends using only the finest organic ingredients. 

Flour + Fig Bakehouse, a bakery born in the South, brings real, honest, handcrafted goods.

Front Porch Kettle Corn serves slightly sweet, lightly salted, kettle corn, southern sweet iced tea and delicious homemade pork rinds.

Front Porch Pickings From the farm to the table, Front Porch Pickings delivers fresh local produce and artisanal goods to customers’ homes.

Fuzzy’s Refreshments brings you local lemonade goodness!

Guanabana Ice Pops brings tropical fruit pops, decadent dessert pops, and their homemade ice cream sandwiches.

GreenMan Gourmet is bringing sauces, spices and more from their awesome gourmet shop located on St. Johns in Avondale!

Hit Pops features pop music-themed ice pops!

Home Performance Alliance 

Jacksonville Magazine will be promoting their magazine at the fest. Food-lovers always eagerly await their “Best of” party, featuring local restaurants.

Little Black Box fills your need for artisan jams, handcrafted here in Jacksonville.

MacMaddie’s Candles Craft beer lovers will love their re-purposed CANdles, made from craft beer cans!

Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company features Florida-squeezed juices!

Pampered Chef will fill your need for kitchen gadgetry at their booth!

Rummies & Yummies sells a variety of rum cake flavors!

Saturiwa is a gourmet farmer’s market on wheels, featuring both local and gourmet products!

The Zen Butcher Company was created with one purpose, to show people it’s possible to eat deliciously and compassionately with product for vegans, omnivores, and anyone in between, that was interested in adding more plant based protein into their diets. All products are 100% vegan, hand crafted, and created in Jacksonville. These artisan meats and cheeses are sure to trick even the most devout carnivore. Find them at the fest or the Riverside Arts Market.

Topsy Toffee is a homemade gourmet specialty toffee. The toffee is made in small batches from a mother’s recipe book to keep the integrity of freshness and flavor.

Zany Du Designs feeds your appetite for “cheesy,” original, screen-printed clothing & unique, handmade finds for children & adults to savor.



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