Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business!
Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace.
We will host 30 booths at the 4th annual event.
This will be in-person at 3801 & 3802 Mamai Art Gallery, Flint, MI 48504 on September 21st, 2024 from 10am–3pm
Registration is $20
This event is powered by Mamai Art Gallery, Inc. and sponsored by Acton Academy, the Acton School of Business, and the generous support of our donors and volunteers. We all believe that principled entrepreneurs are heroes and role models for the next generation.
Whether an entrepreneur is famous like Elon Musk or Oprah Winfrey or they are one of the thousands of unsung business owners across this country, these are the people who make sacrifices to innovate, create jobs and serve their communities.
We will be having fewer participants this year.
All entries will be automatically entered in the business competition, and booths will be judged on the criteria below, most original business idea, highest business potential, and best presentation.
- Four (4) winners will be chosen and awarded cash prizes of $100 which is to be split among the business owners of the business has more than one owner.
- One of the Four winners will be selected as the overall and will get an extra $100.
Most original business idea=$100
Highest Business Potential =$100
- Mentors will be a signed to any of the main top 4 winners that are interested in furthering their business idea/venture beyond the one-day open market.
- All participants will get non cash recognition for their effort.