And all weekend Food happening takes place in LA ..TheTasteLOGO

It’s the second day of THE TASTE 2012, an annual three-day food festival that takes place over Labor Day weekend at Paramount Studios.

The f3-Tasteive events highlight Southern California’s culinary scene, each featuring unlimited food and drink tastings from standout local restaurants and chefs, along with cooking and mixology demonstrations, wine seminars and panel discussions. 

A portion of the ticket sales will benefit Collins College of Hospitality Management at Cal Poly Pomonand the Los Angeles Times Family Fund’s Summer Camp Campaign.

Todays events are: FLAVORS OF L.A. which runs from 11:00am – 3:00pm
Hosts: Times Restaurant Critic Jonathan Gold & chef, author & host of KCRW’s “Good Food” Evan Kleiman
Cooking demos, and panels & seminars too.

DINNER &3A-TASTE-FlavorsofLA DRINKS which runs from 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Hosts: Times Deputy Food Editor Betty Hallock & “The Beer Chicks,” Christina Perozzi and Hallie Beaune. Enjoy cocktail demos.

Admission is $65 per event in advance, $75 per event at the door. Buy Tickets HERE
What: THE TASTE 2012
Where: The Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Avenue CA 90038

Sun-9.2-LACE-revisionsLACE, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits offer a family oriented workshop, free and open to the public. ASAP’s 2012 Re-Visions of LA drawing workshops will build conversations around how our urban environments are constructed and what that means to our every day lives.

After two successful years of inviting families to engage with our Hollywood surroundings via drop-in art classes with local artists, ReVISIONS of LA is coming to a close at LACE. This will be the final workshop. Today’s artists include: Jonas Becker, Samuel Partal, Robert Seitz

The workshop is free, and all materials will be supplied.

What: ReVisions of LA, organized by ASAP, 2012 featuring Jonas Becker, Samuel Partal, Robert Seitz
Where: Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits (LACE), 6522 Hollywood Blvd., LA 90028
When: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Phone: 323-957-1777

Bleicher Gallery presents Bird Lovers Potluck feauturing Susie Loucks. Coastal birds are Loucks’ subject Sun-9.2 Bleicher SusieLouckmatter.

She captures birds frozen in mid-flight capturing a juxtaposing moment of extreme movement and stillness. Susie’s work fosters a new awe and appreciation of these gravity defying creatures.

What: Opening, group exhibition, Bird Lovers Potluck
Where: Bleicher Gallery 355 N La Brea Ave, Los Angeles CA 90036
When: 6:00 – 9:30pm
Phone: 323-545-6018


Sun-9.2-ArgentonFrance-DavidLeePfost watercolorEnjoy the 6th Annual Art in the Garden today. Stop by this beautiful home which will showcase independent local artists (7) driven by passion to create sculpture, watercolor, pastel and quilts.

See image “Argenton, France” David Lee Pfost, watercolor

What:  6th Annual Art in the Garden
Where: 12914 Rose Avenue, (Mar Vista) LA 90066
When: Sunday Sept. 2, 2012 from 1 to 8pm
Phone: 310-391-8172

Don’t forget there’s one more day to party….ok, so it may not be an art party….but still a party. You know how Mama loves to party….See ya out there!