LAWineFest partners with Los Angeles Magazine and City of Hope, bringing to Hollywood more than 350 wines, spirits, and beers, plus dozens of popular LA food trucks
The 7th Annual LAWineFest, taking place June 9 and 10 at Raleigh Studios, will once again offer Angelenos an opportunity to sample award-winning wines from more than a dozen countries, alongside food truck nibbles and gourmet treats. Dubbed “LA’s largest educational wine festival,” the two-day festival features a variety of tasting classes taught by wine and spirits professionals, international cuisine to sample, live entertainment, and hundreds of wines, beers, and spirits to try.
WHAT: 7th Annual LAWineFest
WHEN: Saturday, June 9, 2-6 p.m. and Sunday, June 10, 12-6 p.m.
WHERE: Raleigh Studios, 5300 Melrose Avenue
TICKETS: Regular Price: $75/day; $139/couples or weekend pass. Purchase tickets at www.LAWineFest.com.
CHARITY: City of Hope, Los Angeles
Special Programs: Special classes on wine and cheese pairing, international wines, and bourbon, scotch and sake appreciation will be offered both days; tickets available separately at www.LAWineFest.com or by calling (818) 429-6770.
Parking: Street parking (metered on Saturday) and paid parking available at Paramount Studios lots on Bronson and Van Ness.
LAWineFest was founded in 2005 by renowned wine educator, columnist and Sommelier for the Escoffier Association of Southern California, Dr. Joel M. Fisher. LAWineFest is the largest wine tasting event in Los Angeles, with the dual mission of bringing wine education and enjoyment to Angelenos and supporting local charitable organizations. For further information, please visit LAWineFest.com
About Los Angeles Magazine
Los Angeles magazine is the definitive resource and indispensable guide for in-the-know and on-the-go Angelenos. A regional magazine of national stature, Los Angeles is the authority on everything from cutting edge cuisine, style trends, and thought leadership to all that is the Best of L.A. Available every month in print and every day online at LAMag.com, Los Angeles magazine covers the people, lifestyle, culture, entertainment, fashion, art and architecture, and news that define Southern California.
About City of Hope
City of Hope is recognized worldwide for its compassionate patient care, innovative science and translational research, which rapidly turns laboratory breakthroughs into promising new therapies. One of only 40 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers nationwide, an independent biomedical research, treatment and education institution, they are a leader in the fight to conquer cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope’s park-like campus just northeast of Los Angeles, researchers advance ideas into discoveries, physicians bring emerging therapies to patients, and students learn to transform the landscape of modern medicine – all supported by the generosity of philanthropists from across the country for almost 100 years.