TASTE of Hawthorne: Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
People will be walking running, biking, riding the Metro, driving or flying into the TASTE of Hawthorne Food & Music Festival on May 19th at the Hawthorne Municipal Airport, 12101 S. Crenshaw Blvd, from 10M -6PM.
On May 19th Local restaurants, eateries and foodies will set up booths with tastings of their specialties. This event will bring the South Bay an annual culinary festival thatâ€™s designed to celebrate the southlandâ€™s fabulously diverse range of food, from nutritional and healthy to the indulgent naughty but oh so nice!. This event promises to be â€œThe Family Fun Event of the Yearâ€ offering a family-friendly atmosphere with something for everyone.
This TASTE of Hawthorne & Music Festival will be served into mouth-watering portions. Food Tastings, Wine & Beer Tasting, Kitchen Kid Korner hands on cooking demo, Trackless Train, The Soozi Show, community talent show, face painting, Balloon artists, Car Show from vintage cars from the El Segundo Driving Museum, to TESLA and the #1 Selling FORD cars on display, LA Galaxy street team, Food Trucks & the famous Yarn Truck and Artisans. Food Network star Chris Cognac the Food Detective & Travel Chanel personalities Al Mancini & John Curtis from the show â€œAll Forked Upâ€ will be hosting the Music Feeds Main Stage. Award Winning musicians will be playing throughout the day featuring the GRAMMY AWARD Winning band OZOMATLI!
This most delicious day wonâ€™t stop there. Locals will be able to taste the many gastronomic delights cooked and supplied by local restaurateurs and chefs and presented as street food. Youâ€™ll be able to munch your way around the southland's world of flavors.
The TASTE of Hawthorneâ€™s global route will take you from Indian curries, to Italian pizza and pasta, Mediterranean kebabs, Barbeque, Spanish paella, Thai, Japanese sushi African, and Mexican flavorful cuisines, and thatâ€™s just for starters.
Donâ€™t miss out on the Second Stage where the Festival will host an open air culinary workshops and cookery demonstrations lead by familiar faces and the new kids on the gastronomic block.
At the recent volunteer training councilperson Olivia Valentine said â€œThe TASTE of Hawthorne is a fun food festival that will nourish the spirit and the economy of Hawthorne.â€
Proudly Presented by the Economic Development Council of Hawthorne and California Produced.
For a full list of events keep checking the festival website www.TASTEofHawthorne.com or the Facebook Page by searching "TASTE of Hawthorne"