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Chow Chow would love to have you a part of the 2020 event! Please sign up to receive our enewsletters to be kept up-to-date on the planning efforts. If your company wants to become a sponsor, we will have our packet of opportunities when available in early fall. Email to learn more.


Call for Proposals:

Signature Events, Seminars & Workshops

2020 Call for Participants entry is closed for Signature Events and Seminars, if you are interested in Volunteering, vending at the Grand Tasting, participating in the Makers Market or want to get involved in other ways, please fill out this google form  or email <>! We would love to hear from you!



What is the final deadline for submitting my online application form?

Proposals must be submitted via Google Form no later than 11:59 pm EST on Friday, January 31, 2020.

May I mail a hard copy of my application materials?

No, hard copy submissions will not be accepted. The application must be completed and submitted through Google Form.

I just submitted my application but I want to return to it and make an edit. Is this possible?

No, once your application is submitted, you will not be able to return to the form or change any submitted information.

I have a question that wasn’t answered. How can I reach Chow Chow?

If you have any further questions, please contact





to create an event to celebrate and highlight Asheville's creative table through meaningful programming, immersive experiences and charitable programs that connect people to the many hands, makers and diverse culinary collaborators who nourish, nurture and create in this vibrant corner of Appalachia.


As a 501(C3) non-profit, Chow Chow Asheville is founded by a group of community-committed volunteers who believe in the unique connections between makers of all kinds—particularly as they gather in celebration of our creative food culture in Southern Appalachia.

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