~POSTPONED~ Detroit Food Academy’s Festival of Brunch!

In response to the presence of coronavirus COVID-19 in Michigan, we are adjusting course and setting a new date for the fall. Please check back shortly!

Experience brunch from Detroit’s most notable Chefs inspiring young Detroiters to grow as leaders through the power of good food entrepreneurship.

  • Attend one of two intimate VIP brunches prepared by special chef duos
  • Sample a variety of brunch dishes served by 12 of Detroit’s most notable Chefs and restaurants
  • Interact with favorite local food businesses including custom bloody mary bar, gourmet ice pops from the youth-run Detroit Pop Shop, and beyond!
  • Shop the Detroit Food Academy store featuring Small Batch Detroit products handcrafted by the DFA’s talented young chefs
  • Explore the silent auction offering unique culinary experiences 


Date: Sunday, May 31st, 2020

VIP Seated Brunches

Time: 11:00am VIP Seated Brunches with access to General Admission following

Location: Magnet & The Pantry

General Admission Strolling Brunch

Time: 12:00 – 3:00pm 

Location: The Power Plant & Core City Park. Formerly the Architectural Salvage Warehouse redesigned by the team behind Takoi and Magnet (Prince Concepts & Undecorated)

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in participating in the event as a sponsor? Email jen@detroitfoodacademy.org to learn more about how your support will provide your company with the opportunity to become a part of the guest experience. 

Event Locations

The Power Plant & Core City Park


The Pantry

Past Events: Our Students & Our Food