Chicago, IL – April 12-13, 2014

When & Where


When

April 12-13, 2014
9:00-3:00 pm Parking is free!

Note: If the Convention Center parking lot is full when you arrive, there is additional free parking in the lots of the adjacent office buildings.

Eventbrite - The Gluten & Allergen Free Expo - 4/12 & 4/13, 2014

Where

The Schaumburg Renaissance Convention Center
1551 Thoreau Drive North
Schaumburg, IL 60173

 

Tickets


You may purchase discounted tickets ahead of time by using the form below. Full-price tickets ($20 per adult and $5 per child (over the age of 3) will be on sale at the event if we do not sell out in advance. Sell outs will be indicated on the website. We recommend buying your tickets ahead of time. Please note: Ticket promotion codes can not be applied to previously purchased tickets.

Classes


Radio Disney Chicago part of the #1 radio network for kids, tweens and families will be on-site Sunday April 13th from 1:30-3:00pm with the latest hits from Radio Disney. The Radio Disney Chicago Road Crew will be on-site with prizes and interactive entertainment for the whole family. For more information about Radio Disney, log onto www.radiodisney.com.

SATURDAY CLASSES
Time
Presenter(s)
Class Name

Time:10:00-11:00

Class:"Power Me Up Now!" Learn how to stop eating & start nourishing. Learn how to restart your metabolism to regain your health and core power.

Time:11:30-12:30

Presenter(s): Dr. Mayer Eisenstein

Class:"Gluten Intolerance: Is the lack of Vitamin C, Vitamin D and Probiotics to Blame?" Why has there been such an increase in Gluten Sensitivity and chronic illness? Can some of the rise be due to diminished levels of micro nutrients in our food? Dr. Eisenstein will explore the recent scientific studies as well as give some solutions.

Time:1:00-2:00

Presenter(s): Tiffany Hinton

Class:"Raising A Child Gluten Free" Learn how to keep your child safe at home and away. Tiffany Hinton a mom of children with food allergies will teach you how to keep your own child smiling with safe kitchen tips, snack ideas, birthday party solutions, traveling and more.

SUNDAY CLASSES
Time
Presenter(s)
Class Name

Time:9:45-10:45

Presenter(s): Kim Koeller

Class:"Safely Eat Out Around the World Gluten Free and Allergy Free." Learn tips on eating safe meals in restaurants close to home or abroad with confidence including advice on hidden ingredients and food preparation. Empower yourself with proven travel tips about airlines, snacks, hotels and more from Kim Koeller, award-winning author of Let’s Eat Out and 2-plus million mile world traveler with celiac disease and food allergies.

Time:11:00-12:00

Presenter(s): Carol Kicinski

Class:"Get Rid of Toxins – in your Diet and in your Life!" Carol Kicinski, over 20 years living the gluten-free lifestyle, tells her personal story of how going gluten free changed not just her health but her life – informative, always humorous, entertaining and uplifting!

Time:12:15-1:15

Presenter(s): Carlyn Berghoff

Class:"Cooking Gluten-Free For Your Family & Beyond" Join Carlyn Berghoff and her teenage daughter Sarah McClure as they share their journey, tips and successes of going, living, and cooking gluten-free. Whether you’re just beginning a gluten-free lifestyle or you’re an old pro, Carlyn and Sarah will teach you the gluten-free kitchen must-haves, tips for the gluten-free road and dining out, and even how to prepare for college in a safe, gluten-free way.

Sunday only!! Performance by Radio Disney Chicago
Presented By: Strack & Van Til
Time
Presenter(s)
Class Name

Time:1:30-3:00

Presenter(s): Radio Disney Chicago

Class:Radio Disney Chicago part of the #1 radio network for kids, tweens and families will be on-site Sunday April 13th from 1:30-3:00pm with the latest hits from Radio Disney. The Radio Disney Chicago Road Crew will be on-site with prizes and interactive entertainment for the whole family. For more information about Radio Disney, log onto www.radiodisney.com.

Presenters


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Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors
  • BLUE_DelightCorporateLogo
  • FMGF 2014
  • SMGF_01
  • GFMG-Logo_Primary
Gold Sponsors
  • Earth Balance Small
  • MASSEL
Silver Sponsors
  • BakeryOnMain
  • Omission Beer
  • smart-flour-foods
  • Square-Mile-Cider-logo
Bronze Sponsors
  • Jewel-2
  • NoGiiLogo
  • sponsor_rudis
  • Simply Gluten Free Magazine
  • Swerve-1

Vendors


  • ava_anderson_logo
  • BakeryOnMain
  • canyon-oats-logo
  • chebe
  • BLUE_DelightCorporateLogo
  • DoTerra
  • Earth Balance Small
  • FMGF 2014
  • Freedom Foods
  • Full Flavor Foods
  • Garden Lites
  • GF Harvest Logo
  • GIG Logo
  • gopicnic
  • i-heart-keenwah
  • Jeff the Sheet guy
  • Jewel-2
  • jolly llama logo_lock up_JPEG
  • Kathy Smart
  • Now Foods
  • MASSEL
  • Mike's hard lemonade
  • NoGiiLogo
  • Nona Lim
  • Norwex_House_Logo_PMS660_PMS368
  • Omission Beer
  • Paleo Magazine
  • purely-elizabeth
  • Red Fork
  • sponsor_rudis
  • sponsor_sanj
  • SMGF_01
  • Simply Gluten Free Magazine
  • smart-flour-foods
  • Sonoma Flatbread
  • Square-Mile-Cider-logo
  • SuperEats
  • Swerve-1
  • GFMG-Logo_Primary
  • Tiffany Hinton
  • U Be Livin Smart
  • Vanessa Weisbrod
  • way-better-snacks
  • Wildtree Logo w- Tagline JPG

Hotels


Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
1551 N. Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, IL 60173
877-303-0104

The deadline for the discounted rate is 3/26/14 at 5 pm!

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