Tickets are still available for Sunday's Taste of the Eastside at Barnsdall Park from 1 pm-5 pm, and there's a full afternoon of demonstrations planned in case you need to take an eating break.
Tickets are $35 until Saturday at midnight, and $45 at the event, and benefit Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, SEE-LA and Rose Scharlin Nursery School.
Here's some of the local food and drink experts who will be presenting at the event:
KCRW's Evan Kleiman: Ricotta Gnocchi
Sqirl's Jessica Koslow: Simple Berry Jam
Jen Smith: CANNING and a Quick Pickle
Mixologist Talmadge Lowe on The Sour Cocktail
Naoko Moore: Healthy Japanese Vegan Picnic Dishes
Ann Kirk: Meyer Lemon Marshmallows
Mixologist Marcos Tello of Neat
Intelligentsia Coffee: Making Delicious Coffee at Home
And don't miss trying all the tastes of the near and actual Eastside, including:
Canele, Good Girl Dinette, Little Dom's, Cookbook, Intelligentsia, Guisados, Hugo's Tacos, The Farmer's Kitchen, Mohawk Bend, Auntie Em's, Pazzo Gelato, Xoia, Eagle Rock Brewery, Square One, Gingergrass, Reservoir, Malo, Madame Matisse, Cliff's Edge, Yuca's, Silver Lake Wine, Golden Road Brewery and more!