Celebrate Earth Day at this season's Artisanal LA Spring 2015 show. With over 200+ edible and home good makers, artisans, food crafters, and chefs in addition to local art installations, author book signings, panels, workshops and demonstrations the event is poised to be the most exciting yet.
Returning to downtown's The Reef, attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy programming that includes a demonstration on urban chicken keeping; a workshop the highlights making your own bitters at home; and learning brewing techniques from the city's finest baristas. This year's Artisanal LA also features over 60 new vendors including artisan woodworker Amanda McAuley, ceramics by MEKU Designs, chef-curated gift baskets from The FareTrade, Bobbi and Bambi's Gourmet Dog Bakery and more joining returning favorites such as Crown Bloom Co. and Plantfolk, providing guests the chance to shop for unique textiles, gifts, furnishings and kitchen wares.
Additionally, Artisanal LA offers sampling and shopping from a wide spectrum of culinary mavens dedicated to creating the best frozen treats, chocolate confections, baked good, and more. Full meals are also available at the cafe and Patio Truck Stop with vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free selections ensuring the event is equally as satisfying for those with dietary restrictions and allergies.
The Spring Show takes place Saturday and Sunday, April 25th and 26th at The Reef, in the 2nd Floor Magic Box.
Some Spring Show highlights include:
* 150 artisan makers to shop with more than 60 making their debut at the event
* Over a dozen chef demos, expert led panels, speakers and book signings
* Free hands-on workshops, crafts and activities
* Pop-Up Urban Farm
* Life & Thyme Pop-Up
* Beautiful seasonal floral displays from Birch and Bone
* Local artist installations and hands-on screen printings from Self Help Graphics
* Modern milk and cookies corner featuring Califia Farms
* Hosted beverages and photo booth
* Surprise giveaways including mini cookbooks from Short Stack Editions
* Family friendly Kids Craft Zone
Location & Getting There
We will once again be returning to The Reef in downtown Los Angeles. The event will be held on the main trade show floor, dubbed the 2nd floor Magic Box.
2nd Floor Magic Box
1933 S. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Metered and lot parking available. Meters free on Sunday. Go Metro: Blue Line / Exit Grand Ave
Admission & Tickets
Pre-sale tickets are on sale on Eventbrite NOW including special $12 tickets with limited edition collectible totes and a $15 discounted weekend pass. Tickets will be $15 day of event at the door - capacity allowing. Our expected attendance is approximately 10k over two days. To ensure entry, attendees are encouraged to buy their tickets in advance online. If pre-sale tickets sell out, they may not be available at the door.
Tickets can be found online here:
Spring Show Sponsors Whole Foods, Sow Swell, Good Eggs, The FareTrade, Indie Pas, 4 Arte Vida, Los Angeles Metro, The Social Booth Co., Golden Door, The Last Bookstore, Birch and Bone, Life & Thyme, Barnraiser, Califia Farms, Avery
Spring Show Programming
A complete schedule can be found on their website under Programming. We recommend attendees download the guide to their smart phones to plan ahead.
Artisanal LA Online