The 10th annual Fabulous Food Show, presented by Giant Eagle Market District, returned to the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio, on November 13-15. Guests were able to “taste, try & buy” their way through America's largest presentation of fine food, fine art, breweries, wineries, restaurants and purveyors all under one roof. The premier culinary celebration was a massive event, featuring 10 different performance stages with more than 100 live demonstrations and hundreds of companies showcasing specialty foods and culinary gadgets.
Sculptor Natalie Sideserf, dubbed by Food Network 'one of the most talented young cake artists in the country, made her first appearance, along with legendary singer/actor Frankie Avalon, who launched a new product line of his famous family recipes and a companion cookbook.
A terrific roster of renowned celebrity talent appeared throughout the weekend for live demonstrations, experiential events and fan engagement. Stars included Cleveland's own Iron Chef, Michael Symon, co-host of ABC's The Chew and star of TLC's hit series Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro. Bravo's Emmy winning Top Chef series judge Gail Simmons and co-star of Food Network's hit series Chopped Aarón Sánchez, America's most popular Latin Chef.