Street Food 101 – Saturday August 29, 8:30am – 12pm



Street Food 101 – August 29, 2015

On Saturday August 29, 2015 from 8:30am – 12pm, we will be holding a Street Food 101 workshop at the Vickers Mobile Market in Roswell (1180 Canton Street).

Street Food 101 is an in-depth workshop designed to guide you through the ins and outs of mobile food entrepreneurship in metro Atlanta. If you are dreaming of operating your own food truck, trailer, or cart, but are mystified by the various permitting processes, business financing, and other issues facing street food start ups – this class is for you.  

We will help you learn how to jump through the legal and permitting hoops and send you off with all the insider information you need to start your very own street food business.  

As always, the course will cover the dos and don’ts of social media and internet marketing and provide an opportunity to pick the brain of one of Atlanta’s premier service providers to food truck industry.  

This workshop is a “must do” for anyone considering an entry into the street food industry – if you are interested in participating, please register now via Paypal

Vickers Mobile Market – 1180 Canton Street, Roswell, GA 30075
Saturday August 29, 2015 – 8:30am – 12pm
A copy of the Atlanta Street Food Guidebook plus other course materials will be provided.


8:00am – Doors Open

8:30am – Introduction and Rules and Regulations, and Legal Aspects of Small Business Ownership by Greg Smith

  • Learn the ins and outs of permitting and the legal steps necessary to operate a mobile food service unit in metro Atlanta
  • Get insider tips on using your truck for catering and special event operations

10:30am – Social Media and Marketing for Mobile Vendors by Scott Smallwood

11:15am – I Own a Mobile Business! Now What?? by Jim Shumake

Info on Presenters

Greg Smith is the President of the Atlanta Street Food Coalition and a practicing attorney specializing in small business matters.

Scott Smallwood is the Director of Marketing and Media with Creaxion.

Jim Shumake is the Events Coordinator with the Atlanta Street Food Coalition

 Registration Information
Register before August 15 – $125 per person
Register after August 15 – $155 per person
Please register via Paypal
If you are a dues paying ASFC Member and would like to attend, please email us –