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Los Angeles Food Events

Find information about food festivals happening in the Los Angeles area


Best Food Festivals in LA

Find the latest restaurant and culinary events in the greater Los Angeles area with GAYOT's calendar featuring chef pop-ups, special dinners, tasting menus, food festivals and more.

For even more updates, check out the latest Los Angeles Restaurant News.

LA FOOD EVENTS

dineLA Restaurant Week returns January 11-25, 2019 January 11-25
dineLA Restaurant Week returns January 11-25, 2019. This event offers diners the opportunity to indulge in specially priced menus from a variety of Los Angeles area restaurants. Participants include AR Cucina, Cal Mare, Kali and Crustacean. For more information, visit the official website
 
February 14
Many restaurants will be offering special menus for Valentine's Day, but we've rounded up the best of the best. Celebrate with your sweetie at one of GAYOT's Top Valentine's Day Restaurants in the Los Angeles area.
 
March 7
Planned Parenthood’s annual Food Fare will return to Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. This gastronomic event will showcase more than 150 of Southern California’s chefs, restaurants, caterers, wineries and breweries. Attendees can also participate in raffles and auctions. The Food Fare 2019 Chef of the Year is Helene An of Crustacean, one of GAYOT's 2018 Five Restaurants with Striking Decor. For more information, visit PPLA Food Fare's official website
 

ONGOING EVENTS

Ongoing
Located on the Venice Beach Boardwalk right by the pier, Venice Whaler presents happy hour Mon.-Thurs. 3 p.m.-6 p.m. & 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Among the specials are carnitas tacos, pulled pork sliders and cheese pizza for $7 each, as well as select $8 cocktails. Venice Whaler, 10 W. Washington Blvd., Venice, CA 90292, 310-821-8737.
 
Enjoy golden hour at Filifera, a hip neighborhood rooftop hangout in Hollywood Ongoing
Hip neighborhood rooftop hangout Filifera hosts "Golden Hour" from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. with specials on seasonal handcrafted cocktails ($9) and snacks like crab fritters ($8), shishito peppers ($5) and flatbreads ($10). Filifera, Hollywood Proper Residences, 1550 N. El Centro Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028, 323-499-4009.
 
Ongoing
Beer Belly in Koreatown offers happy hour weekdays, from 3 p.m.-7 p.m. Enjoy featured draft beers for $5, $1 off craft cans, half order of Jidori chicken wings for $6, two tacos for $7 and chicken nuggets for $6. Beer Belly, 532 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90020, 213-387-2337.
 
Ongoing
In Santa Monica, FIG restaurant's happy hour, FIG at FIVE, offers a special discount of 50 percent off most of the items on the regular dinner menu from 5 p.m.-6 p.m. FIG, Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, 101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90401, 310-319-3111.
 



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