2nd Annual CO-OP Fest
On Friday, October 25th, The Yellow Cab Tavern is excited to host CO-OP Dayton for their second annual CO-OP Fest, presented by IUE-CWA. Cover starts at 5pm with food trucks and meet & greet, then at 6pm the spoken word performances and live music begin.
Advance tickets are $10 at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/co-op-fest-2019-tickets-72241912505 or $15 at the doors / $10 for Gem City Market co-op members.
With support from local labor unions and independent, cooperative, and employee-owned businesses, CO-OP Fest is a celebration of Dayton workers and cooperators. It is also a fundraiser for the Gem City Market incubator, Co-op Dayton. The event features some of Dayton’s finest food trucks, bands, poets, worker and cooperative initiatives, raffles, and games!
6:30 Band: Deron Bell Band
7:25 Poet: A. Slate
7:40 Poet: Legacy
8:00 Band: Freakquency
9:45 Poet: Brett Bartlett
10:00 Dancer: Jair Crooms
There will also be a tap takeover at the Yellow Cab’s bar with Fifth Street Brewpub, Dayton’s own Co-Op Brewery!
Thank you to our partners: IUE-CWA, Dayton Miami Valley AFL-CIO, WYSO Public Radio, Dayton Sewing Collaborative, Wells Fargo, Dayton Building Trades, Wright-Patt Credit Union, Day Air Credit Union, Greater Dayton Young Democrats, Dayton Young Black Professionals The Collaboratory, Cincinnati Union Cooperative Initiative CUCI, ABLE, Columinate – Catalysts for common good, Mckinley United Methodist Church, Henny Penny, Thompson Hine, and Novogradac & Company LLP.
Founded in 2015, Co-op Dayton is committed to incubate cooperative businesses to bring sustainable jobs to Dayton and address Dayton’s food crisis through the Gem City Market co-op.
Ticket pre-sales on Eventbrite end on Thursday, October 24 at 11:30pm.