Registration closes

Weds, March 20

Publish online

Mon, April 1

Publish in the L.A. Times

Sun, April 14

Festival Launch Party

Weds, April 30

Night Market

May 8 — May 12

Closing Night

Fri, May 31

Los Angeles FOODBOWL 2019

Third Annual FOOD BOWL Returns in May

The citywide food festival will feature hundreds of events across Los Angeles with a mix of local favorites and world-renowned chefs. 

A monthlong festival in May celebrating the city’s dynamic food scene. Spanning 31 days of food, Food Bowl will feature many of Los Angeles’ best chefs and restaurants alongside world-renowned chefs in rare local appearances. This years guests already announced include Enrique Olvera (Pujol, Mexico), Daniela Soto-Innes (Cosme, USA), Gaggan Anand (Gaggan, Thailand), Virgilio Martínez (Central, Peru), Tatiana Levha (Le Servan, France), Koji Kimura (Sushi Kimura, Japan), Angela Dimayuga (The Standard International, USA), Rodolfo Guzmán (Boragó, Chile), Musa Dağdeviren (Çiya, Turkey), Andrew McConnell (Cutler & Co., Australia), and Mitsuharu Tsumura (Maido, Peru).

 The full line-up of dining events, panel discussions, culinary collaborations, volunteer projects and other food-inspired happenings will be announced April 1.

As big and diverse as L.A.


What makes FOOD BOWL a new kind of food festival?

You do. — That’s because for the third year in a row, the heart and soul of FOOD BOWL will be the one-of-a-kind happenings dreamed up and executed by the very best of the Los Angeles food scene. From long-table feasts to chef collaborations, parking lot pop-ups to Night Market in Grand Park, FOOD BOWL is a month-long celebration of the extraordinary people and produce that make L.A. the most exciting food city in the world.

Here’s how you can be a part of it.

Hold an event at your bar, cafe, hotel or restaurant, breakfast in a kitchen garden, charity bake sale, market tour or host cocktails on a rooftop. Anything goes and we encourage you to create a unique experience.

#31daysoffood     +     @lafoodbowl

Los Angeles FOODBOWL 2019
Los Angeles FOODBOWL 2019
Los Angeles FOODBOWL 2019
Los Angeles FOODBOWL 2019


Los Angeles is a giant mosaic of cuisines, cultures, people and ingredients from across the world. FOOD BOWL brings together the world’s top chefs and L.A.’s best restaurants, bars, cafes, hotels and markets, and adds a new celebrated “bowl” to one of the most important food cities in America. We hope you will join us for 31 days of food and encourage all Angelenos to discover and support L.A.’s incredible restaurants and chefs.


Bring your idea to life in an exciting environment — Reach and educate a new audience of food lovers — Tap into the Los Angeles Times’ expansive and influential audience of 2.4 million readers and 32.7 million unique visitors online — Boost new and repeat business — Test new recipes and menus — Align your business with the L.A. Times’ biggest food event

Contact us

Reach out if you need any assistance or have any questions:



Executive Producer, L.A. Times FOOD BOWL •

Senior Producer, Events •

Events Manager, L.A. Times FOOD BOWL •