Los Angeles

Chinese Food Festival

chinesefoodfestival2006.jpgThe third annual Chinese Food Festival will be held this weekend:

When: Saturday, June 24, 2006, from noon until 8:00pm, and Sunday, June 25, 2006, from 10:30am until 6:00pm
Where: Los Angeles Chinatown, at the corner of College & Broadway (across from the Chinatown Metro Gold Line Station)
Cost: General admission: $10; seniors (60+): $8; youths (6-12): $6; under 6: free

Admission includes one food tasting per paid ticket. Two-day passes are available for $15. Note that there is a $2 discount off general admission ticket and $1 off youth ticket with proof of riding public transportation to the festival (i.e., a valid ticket or Metro pass). This discount does not apply to senior admission or two-day passes, and cannot be combined with any other discount offers.

The festival will feature tastings and cooking demos from many Chinatown restaurants, screening of Chinese food films, a noodle-eating contest, acrobats and martial arts demonstrations, and children’s games.

For general information, or for group ticket sales of ten or more, please call 213.680.0243 or visit the festival’s web site.