Taste fabulous food for a good cause when Planned Parenthood Los Angeles Food Fare puts on its 36th annual culinary outing at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on Thursday, March 5, 2015 with a cast of more than 150 SoCal top chefs, restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries and merchants.
This year PPLA Food Fare is honoring two local chefs, Brooke Williamson and Nick Roberts of Playa Provisions, Hudson House and The Tripel, as Food Fare 2015 Chefs of the Year. The public is welcome to enjoy the event that will include offerings from restaurants such as Tiato, Clementine, Angelini Osteria, Bar Pintxo, Hudson House, James’ Beach, Joe’s Restaurant, Playa Provisions, The Tripel, Wilshire and Zengo, among many others. You’ll also get a chance to sample the fare from popular food trucks.
To wash down all those tasty gourmet bites you can choose different libations from Caffe Luxxe, Diabolo and Joia All Natural Soda, sample craft beers from Golden Road Brewing, and taste wines, spirits and liqueurs from a variety of wine and spirit purveyors including Jardesca California Aperitiva, Ventura Limoncello Company and Herb Lamb Vineyards. There will also be a chance to test your luck at a raffle and silent auction and score a trip to Hawaii or Paris and other prizes.
Tickets for Food Fare 2015 will be available beginning January 1, 2015 at www.pplafoodfare.com or by calling (213)284-3300. Presale Tickets for Food Fare 2015 are available for $150 for the daytime session and $250 for the evening session. At the door, tickets cost $175 for the daytime session and $275 for the evening session. For more information visit www.pplafoodfare.com.
Food Fare backstory
Food Fare began in 1979 with a cooking demonstration by Julia Child and has grown over the last 36 years to become one of Los Angeles’ oldest and most celebrated food events. An annual event, Food Fare is highly anticipated by food lovers, Planned Parenthood supporters and the general public as an opportunity to sample the best food and drinks L.A. has to offer.
About the Planned Parenthood Los Angeles Guild
Food Fare is hosted by the Planned Parenthood Los Angeles Guild, a group of 170+ women dedicated to providing financial and volunteer support for Planned Parenthood’s 19 health centers throughout Los Angeles County, which provide care to nearly 150,000 women, men, and teens each year. Over 93% of the care Planned Parenthood provides is preventative, including life-saving cancer screenings, birth control, annual exams, and STD testing and treatment.