The 5th Annual Taste of Venice returns on November 3, 2013

The Taste of Venice (formerly known as the Taste of Abbot Kinney) returns November 3, 2013 to the Electric Lodge (a solar-powered and ecologically minded performing arts center in Venice). The event supports the local charity, Inside Out Community Arts. Founded in 1996, Inside Out Community Arthas been providing at-risk and underserved children in Los Angeles with after school programs. Over 300 middle and high school youths a year are empowered with the tools, confidence, and inspiration to make a positive difference in their communities and the world from the inside-out. Exceptional food and drinks will be provided by local restaurants such as Chef Govind Armstrong’s Willie Jane and Chef Joe Miller’s Joe Restaurant.

The afternoon VIP reception, from 3:00pm-4:30pm, will feature music, a silent auction, special presentations and cooking demonstrations, and appearances by celebrity chefs Jet Tila from Iron Chef America and Adam Gertler from the Food Network as well as Food & Wine’s Los Angeles Correspondent Jennifer Sommer. Here’s a list of who will be participating:

Mahalo and hope to see you there!

OC Food Diva