Vision: Celebrate, enrich, challenge and expand our regional appreciation of culinary, nutritional and cultural diversity.
Mission: Making events focused on chefs and cultural celebration in the Intermountain Northwest, while partnering and highlighting the Spokane Valley’s vibrant and healthy community.
Core Values: * Highlight chefs * Partner of Spokane Valley * Catalysts for community alliances * Passion for food and cultural events * Inclusionary, everyone benefits * Culinary leadership locally, regionally & nationally
Crave! is the largest culinary event in the Spokane area dedicated to uplifting the culinary scene in the Northwest. The 3-day food festival, held at CenterPlace, Spokane Valley, is chef focused and showcases the creative talents of visionary chefs and
tastemakers from around the region highlighting the flavors of the great Northwest CraveNW.com
2019 brings a new market in Spokane Valley to create community! Every Friday, June 7 through September 13, 5-8PM at CenterPlace parking lot near the Discovery Playground. The market will offer opportunities for building healthy bodies and celebrate Spokane Valley’s farming heritage. SpokaneValleyFarmersMarket.org
Celebrating German Heritage with cheer, dancing, eating and singing at CenterPlace Regional Event Center in Spokane Valley! Two entertainment stages, Festhalle tent, eight bands, outdoor & indoor beer gardens, games, fun for the entire family, free parking, easy access from I90. SpokaneOktoberfest.com
Volunteer at a JAKT Event
We’re always looking for volunteers to assist at JAKT events. From event planning, event set up, tear down, culinary positions (back of house and front of house), front door staffing, volunteer management and more! If you’re interested we can find a place for you! CLICK HERE and let us know what you’d like to be a part of!
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We are actively searching for community partners to further the vision and outreach of the JAKT Foundtaion