For over 30 years, Taste of the Nation has been one of the most anticipated food events of the spring season and after a 2 year hiatus… it is BACK! It’s a fun event, celebrating the power of food for a cause to bring people together and raise funds and awareness for No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in America.
Event: No Kid Hungry Presents LA’s “Taste of The Nation” event in Los Angeles, CA. to fight Childhood Hunger on Sunday, June 5th at Media Park in Culver City. Featuring 40 of LA’s top tastemakers (Chefs, Mixologists, Restaurants and more) – a diverse line-up of culinary talents from across the region and feature culinary creations of bite-size fare, craft cocktails, and delectable desserts crafted by celebrated chefs and mixologists all united to support No Kid Hungry’s work in California and across the country.
WHAT: No Kid Hungry will Present LA’s”Taste of The Nation” on June 5th in Los Angeles at Media Park in Culver City.
Host Organization: No Kid Hungry
WHEN: Sunday, June 5, 2022, Time: Preview Hour: 12:00pm-1:00pm | General Admission: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost-General Admission Adults: $95.00, Kids: $25.00
WHERE: Media Park, 9070 Venice Boulevard, Culver City, CA 90232
For Tickets and Information Visit: https://events.nokidhungry.org/events/los-angeles-taste-nation/
Culinary Talent: Featured Chefs: Brooke Williamson (Co-Chef/Co-Owner Playa Provisions), Mei Lin (Chef/Founder Umamei, Daybird), Jazz Singsanong (Jitlada), Kyungbin Min (Hanchic), Shirley Chung (Ms. Chi Cafe), Rashida Holmes (Bridgetown Roti), Guest Chefs: Nelson German (Oakland, CA), Mixologist Abigail Gullo (New Orleans, LA), Carrie Baird (Denver, CO), Bruce Kalman (Las Vegas, NV), Christina Nguyen (Minneapolis, MN) Nyesha Arrington, Pyet DeSpain (winner of Gordon Ramsay’s Next Level Chef Show)
Participating Restaurants: AKASHA, Angelini Osteria + Alimentari, Awan, Bridgetown Roti, Charcoal Venice, Coolhaus & Brave Robot, daybird, Death & Co., Dog Haus, Etta, GASOLINA cafe, Gogo’s Tacos, Girl and the Goat, hanchic., Jame Enoteca, Jitlada, Kali Restaurant, Madre Oaxacan Restaurant & Mezcaleria, Ms Chi Cafe, Pizzette, Playa Provisions, Poppy + Rose, Salazar, Slab and Valerie Confections. More to be announced.
No Kid Hungry’s “Taste of the Nation” Event highlights will include:
- A line-up of award-winning chefs from across the country, some paired with local DC favorites for a can’t-get-anywhere dish
- An exclusive Lounge for Citi cardholders, with custom swag and cocktails created by acclaimed mixologist Natasha Bahrami
- Special offerings and food adventures for kids, presented by Kalatamata’s Kitchen
- Games, entertainment – and more!