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.

About

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,  Citi Photo Booth, Chrysler Pacifica Kids Area (with activities and lawn games), and the Grand Taste 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

Ticket Levels

General Admission

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

 

VIP Admission

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

 

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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VIP Featured Chefs

Chris Bianco

Executive Chef, Tartine Bianco
Full Bio

Roxana Jullapat

Executive Pastry Chef and Baker, Friends & Family Bakery
Full Bio

Sponsors

National Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

National Sponsor

OpenTable

Local Sponsors

Local Sponsors

Chrysler 2019 Cacique LA & SF Specialty SHOWTIME Culver City Buffalo Trace Distillery Macrostie Winery & Vineyards Seedlip Tequila Partida Worldwide Produce Duvel Mulholland Distilling Heaven Hill Mise En Place Luna Nuda Brockmans Gin Nueske’s Fords Gin Rums of Puerto Rico Amazon Alexa