Let’s Celebrate M MART – On Havana Street’s 40 Years in Business
This is a collaboration Event with Korea Town Aurora • Aurora Sister Cities International • Yelp CO • Havana Business Improvement District – On Havana Street
Goal: Engage with 150 Yelp CO Elites to share Korean cuisine and culture On Havana Street with Korea Town Aurora and ASCI
Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Location: M Mart – 2000 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80012
M Mart is the only Korean independently owned international grocery market in Colorado and celebrating over 40 years in business in Aurora, Colorado. Everything you need for your Asian and international cooking can be found here: fresh vegetables, sprouts, quail eggs, bok choy, tofu, dumplings, miso paste, large Korean peaches and pears, Japanese and Korean style specialty noodles. A fresh meat and seafood counter. A large selection of frozen seafood and freshly made sushi. Dried seaweed, rice, ramen, grains, beans, sesame oils, soy, fish sauces, teas and more. Japanese & Korean candies, beverages and snacks. A very large frozen food section featuring dumplings and potstickers. There is also a gift shop, Korean sushi caterer – ATA Sushi & Sashimi, Jong Ga House – Korean restaurant and Honey Bakery – Korean bakery on site, too.
This is a private event and invite only by Yelp Colorado. This is not a public event.
3:30-4:45pm – Volunteers will help set up sample stations and signage
5pm-6:30pm – 1st Group of 75 Yelp CO Elites
6:30pm-8pm – 2nd Group of 75 Yelp CO Elites
Each group of Yelp CO Elites will have 90 minutes for mingling, sampling and shopping.
Each station will have 2-3 ASCI/Asian Partnership volunteers (total of 10-15 volunteers) to help with serving samples and sharing fun facts about the items
There will be 10 stations outside and 5 stations around the grocery store featuring items sold at M Mart.
There will be a table needed for Yelp CO Elite name badges.
There will be signage at each station with an item description of each sample.
There will be Sampling Stations outside and inside the store.
Assorted Mandoo (Korean dumpling) sampling
Please enjoy samples BBQ bulgogi
Sonmat Banchan‘s Jap Chae Noodles (stir fried glass noodles with pork, carrots, onions, mushrooms, spinach, sugar, sesame oil, garlic, soy sauce) and gim bap.
Matt Careccia Senior Community Director — Denver Email: matt[email protected]
only Korean independently owned international grocery market