Event: Grand Avenue Festival

If you haven’t gotten your fill on street fair food, then head downtown this Saturday. Two huge festivals will be flooding the area with tens of thousands of people.

The LA Weekly Detour Music Festival boasts performances by Beck, while the Grand Avenue Festival will feature a local cuisine sampler where for just $5, you can check out what the downtown restaurants have to offer.

Among the restaurants included are J Restaurant, Kendall’s Brasserie, Pinot Grill, Pete’s Café and Ciudad who’s chefs, Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, will be doing a cooking demonstration, accompanied by Russ Parsons, of the Los Angeles Times.

When: Saturday, October 7, 2006, 11am – 5pm
Where: Grand Avenue between Temple & 4th streets
How Much: Admission is Free, Tastings are $5
More Info: click here, or call 213.624.2146