Location Pasadena Convention Center
300 E. Green St.
Events at Pasadena Convention Center
Local grocers, buyers, and food companies convene from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday for the 2nd Annual Sabor Latino Food Show at the Pasadena Convention Center. The show features exhibits, educational sessions and cooking demonstrations with top chefs from Baja and Southern California. Presenting sponsor is Wells Fargo. Top chefs showcasing their recipes and techniques include Chef Cecilia De Castro and Chef Kiki (Flantastic). A highlight of the show is the popular "Titans of the Latino Food Industry" presentation, releasing key findings of a new study on the Asian American and African American food retail consumer by Isabel Valdes, Chairperson of the Center for Multicultural Science. Visit the Web site for information.
Knitting and crocheting fans alike can take master-level hand-knitting workshops on fit and shaping, pattern writing, lace, socks, and more. Attendees can shop the Marketplace, which showcases new yarn and accessories from around the world, watch designer fashion shows and browse the knitted art gallery. Friday April 17th the Marketplace is FREE with the purchase of either a One-Day or Two-Day ticket! Open from 4PM until 7PM Tickets can be purchased online at www.vogueknittinglive.com or at the door for Saturday, April 18th AND/OR Sunday, April 19th. Saturday the Marketplace is open from 10AM until 6PM and Sunday the Marketplace is open from 10AM until 3PM. One-day Marketplace tickets are $20 and two-day Marketplace tickets are $25. Kids under 12 are free; students receive half off Marketplace tickets and save $15 on classes.