October 28-31, 2019 Orlando, Florida
Founder & Owner at Local Food Adventures
Lauren McCabe Herpich is the founder and owner of Local Food Adventures, a food tour and private events company that provides guided walking food tours throughout Oakland and the San Francisco Bay Area’s East Bay. Lauren started her tour guide “career” as a campus tour guide at the University of Arizona and then as a part-time food tour guide in Chicago while she was earning her master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from Northwestern University and while she led digital marketing for Sears Hometown Stores. Lauren started her Local Food Adventures in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood where she and her husband were living after getting to know many of the shop owners and restauranteurs along College Avenue. Local Food Adventures now offers six tours including her new Oakland/Jack London Square Meets San Francisco Food Tour and her fall seasonal Oakland Sweets, Spirits and The Beyond Cemetery Tour ,offered only in October. Local Food Adventures donates $1 for every food tour guest to the Alameda County Community Food Bank.