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Los Angeles Taste of the Nation

June 07, 2015

VIP Admission: $160
12:30pm - 4:00pm

General Admission: $110
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Media Park in Culver City

9070 Venice Blvd.
Culver City , California

 

Thank you to everyone who attended Los Angeles' Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry on June 7, 2015!

Check out our photos from the event!

2015 local beneficiares include Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, California Food Policy AdvocatesWestside Food Bank, and No Kid Hungry Los Angeles. 

 

2015 Restaurants & Chefs

  • Union at Grand Central Market - Chef Bruce Kalman

 

 


 

 








 

National Sponsors

  

 

2015 Local Sponsors

 

EVENT SPONSORS

 

 

 

 

PRESS INQUIRES

For press inquiries please contact Amelie Bruzat at abruzat@mfaltd.com

 

Event Information

Los Angeles' Taste of the Nation 2015 is from 12:30-4 p.m. on June 7th  at Media Park in Culver City. The city’s premiere charitable tasting event featured LA’s best restaurants, bars, and craft breweries coming together to help Share Our Strength’s goal of ending childhood hunger in the U.S.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General Admission Parking (click to enlarge): There is no residential parking. Please follow the signs to the available parking garages. 

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VIP Parking (click to enlarge)

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The Waiter Races are back & better than ever! 

Sponsored by GrubHub and Hosted by Brad Metzger Restaurant Solutions this fun filled activity is the highlight of Taste of the Nation.

Broken glasses, spilled wine, men and women tripping over themselves.... on a Sunday afternoon?  

Yes! The LA Waiters Race is back! Join us as top waiters from the best restaurants in Southern California battle

it out as they pour wine, balance glasses on trays, and sprint down the streets of Culver City at ‎unheard of speeds!  

Who will earn bragging rights for the year?   Come find out at the 2015 Taste of the Nation LA!

This years judges include

Sherry Yard, Vice President of Culinary Development for iPic Entertainment and  

Farley Elliott, Senior Editor for Eater LA

 

  

 

 

VIP TICKETS

** EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO THE NO KID HUNGRY  LOUNGE

** VIP SWAG BAG

** EARLY ENTRY TO THE EVENT

**VALET PARKING

 

2015 NO KID HUNGRY LOUNGE

PRINCIPAL SPONSOR

MARU

 

RESTAURANT: MARU - Chef Jason Park

COCKTAILS: Matt Biancaniello

Beer: Duvel

 Flowers: Dandelion Ranch 

Furniture: Vitality 

 

2015 EVENT HOST

 

MAR YVETTE

- MARPOP.COM
TV host, lifestyle expert and entertainment writer Mar Yvette wants to help you make every moment pop! She's best known for her fun, relatable personality and high-energy segments on FOX 11's "Good Day LA" morning show where she produces and hosts the popular "Marpop Weekend Roundup." Every week viewers tune in to get the scoop on her latest food finds and get a peek at the hottest restaurants, live music performances, celebrity interviews, fun events plus fashion, beauty and fitness trends.

Mar is also a reporter for Fox News Latino, FabFitFun and co-hosts the “Love It, Buy It!” segment on E! News with Giuliana Rancic. She is an established social media influencer and loves sharing all her latest discoveries and adventures on her website www.marpop.com

Meet up with Mar on Twitter @marpop and Instagram @therealmarpop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chef Ernesto Uchimura, Plan Check

Photo credit goes to Dylan Ho

Chef Ernesto Uchimura, 38, grew up in Los Angeles eating his mom's Argentinean-style empanadas. It's a traditional recipe made with ground beef but she puts her own spin on it. (read more) 

 

Chef Valerie Gordon, Valerie Confections

This year will mark Valerie Gordon's third time participating in Taste of the Nation. You can call the dessert queen and mom a fan—both of the event and the organization that puts it on, Share Our Strength. (read more) 

 

 

National Presenting Sponsors

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