Los Angeles’ Taste of the Nation

Los Angeles’ Taste of the Nation

May 4, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Media Park
9091 Culver Boulevard
Culver City, CA
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Join us on Saturday, May 4th for an unforgettable afternoon of unlimited bites and sips from LA's best restaurants and drink purveyors.
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Ensure that no kid goes hungry, whether in California or across the nation, by joining the city’s finest chefs, vintners, breweries, and mixologists on May 4, 2019 for Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry, a remarkable afternoon of dining in support of No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in America.

Celebrate our 30th Anniversary of Los Angeles’ Taste of the Nation with us and be treated to an abundance of delicious food and drink plus partake in the Silent Auction, Photo Booth, Kids Corner (with crafts and lawn games), and the Opportunity Drawing to win a gift card from every participating restaurant.

For a fun snapshot of last year’s 2018 event click here.

If you are interested in partnering with us as a sponsor, restaurant or beverage participant, auction donor, or volunteer, please contact Kathleen P. Talbot.

Restaurant Participants

Beverage Participants

Preview Dinner

Join us on Monday, March 25th at SLS Hotel Beverly Hills for an exclusive multi-course dinner to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of LA’s Taste of the Nation!

Preview selections from our 2019 participating chefs, including chefs Shirley Chung (Ms Chi), Bruce Kalman (Square Peg Pizza), Jason Neroni (The Rose Cafe), Nick Shipp (Upper West), Mitzi Reyes (The Bazaar by José Andrés at SLS Hotel Beverly Hills), and Dakota Weiss (Sweetfin Poké). Seats are limited, so purchase your tickets now!

TICKETS

$250
Preview Dinner Ticket
Includes dinner on March 25th from 7-9 p.m. at the SLS Beverly Hills,
as well as 1 VIP Ticket to LA’s Taste of the Nation.

Ticket Levels

Early Bird General Admission

Includes admission from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Early Bird tickets will only be available a limited time, get your tickets now before prices increase to $115 on April 6th!

Early Bird VIP Admission

Includes early admission at 12:30 p.m. and entry into the special VIP area with seating, beverages, and special guest chef available exclusively to VIP guests.

Early Bird tickets will only be available a limited time, get your tickets now before prices increase to $165 on April 6th!

Child's Ticket

Includes admission from 1:00 PM – 4:00 p.m. ages 6-13. Under 6 are free.

Friend VIP Package

Includes 6 VIP tickets with early admission from 12:30 – 4:00 p.m.; bites and sips prepared by more than 60 of Los Angeles’ culinary and beverage elite; access to the VIP area with a reserved table; a VIP event gift;  your company logo on table signage and the event website.

Grand VIP Package

Includes 10 VIP tickets with early admission from 12:30 – 4:00 p.m.; bites and sips prepared by more than 60 of Los Angeles’ culinary and beverage elite; access to the VIP Lounge with a reserved table; a VIP event gift;  your company logo on table signage, select event signage, and the event website.

Participants

Chef Chairs

Dakota Weiss

Consulting Chef/Part Owner of Choice’s Sweetfin Poké
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Nick Shipp

Nick Shipp

Executive Chef, Upper West
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Bruce Kalman

Bruce Kalman

Chef & Partner
Knead & Co. Pasta Bar + Market
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Sponsors

National Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

National Sponsor

OpenTable

Local Sponsors

Chrysler 2019 Cacique Buffalo Trace Distillery Macrostie Winery & Vineyards Tequila Partida Duvel Nueske’s Mulholland Distilling Luna Nuda Brockmans Gin Fords Gin Worldwide Produce Seedlip