Team Riverside County can help you find the Recipe for FOOD INDUSTRY SUCCESS!
When: Tuesday, November 18th from 1:30p – 5:30p with Reception from 5:30p – 7:00pm.
Where: ShareKitchen 68805 E. Palm Canyon Drive, Cathedral City

Whether you’re curious about starting a small food business or current operating one, this FREE afternoon seminar and reception is for you. ShareKitchen, in collaboration with the Riverside County Economic Development Agency, California State Board of Equalization, Riverside County Department of Environmental Health and the CDC Small Business Finance Corp, will be hosting a class designed to help you understand how to start and operate a successful food service business.

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between “for here or to go”? It’s sales tax and Lance from the SBOE will help you understand the ins & outs of proper food sales tax applications. The Department of Health gives a thorough look at what permits are required of a new and operating food business and will also talk about how to get certified as a “Cottage Food Operator”. Stacey, from the CDC Small Business Finance Corp. will go over everything you need to know about getting your small business financed and will include examples of finance opportunities. Stay for the reception after the class and taste local ShareKitchen products from Que Mami Organics, CV BBQ and Love is a Way of Life!
RSVP Required Online: or Call: 888-847-9652

The 3rd Annual Props and Hops Festival
When: Saturday, November 22nd from 12:00p – 6:00p
Where: Palm Springs Air Museum 745 N. Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs


Southern California craft beer and ShareKitchen’s own local CV BBQ are the highlights at the 3rd Annual ‘Props and Hops Festival’ at the Palm Springs Air Museum. Join Sean, Yvette and the crew from CV BBQ as they serve up their signature Tri-Tip sandwiches, aged cheddar mac & cheese and more among the vintage plane exhibits. This year’s festival features our local breweries Coachella Valley Brewing Co., La Quinta Brewing, Babe’s BBQ Brewhouse and Hangar 24 Craft Brewery from Redlands in addition many other craft brews like The Lost Abbey and Golden Road Brewing. Enjoy an afternoon with live music, a DJ, a hot tri-tip sandwich with your favorite cold craft brew!
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