2010 James Beard Foundation Awards

Monday, May 3, 2010
Awards Ceremony begins promptly at 6:00 P.M.
Gala Reception immediately follows the Awards Ceremony

Coming to NYC on May 3rd is a rare opportunity to attend the James Beard Foundation Awards.

This awards ceremony will honor professionals including chefs, restaurateurs, winemakers, restaurant designers, and media. The Awards will be hosted by industry talents Alton Brown, Lidia Bastianich, and Wolfgang Puck.  There will also be a Gala Reception immediately following the Awards Ceremony, where guests can enjoy a dinearound gala prepared by notable chefs from across the country, each of whom was personally selected by a past Outstanding Chef winner.

If you or your readers have a Visa Card that simply says ‘Signature’ across it, you could be one of the millions of Visa Signature cardholders to receive access to this exclusive sell-out event.  It’s sure to be an unforgettable evening.

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Awards Ceremony Co-hosts:
Award-Winning Chef/Restaurateur & Public Television Host, Lidia Bastianich
Food Network Star, Alton Brown
JBF Award–Winning Chef & Restaurateur, Wolfgang Puck

Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center
Columbus Avenue and 65th Street

Dress:     Black-Tie Attire
For more information and tickets, visit hereTickets are on sale through April 23rd.  Call 888.877.1035 for more information or to buy your tickets.

2010 James Beard Foundation Media & Book Awards

Sunday, May 2, 2010
Cocktail Reception: 6:00 P.M.
Awards Program and Dinner: 7:00 P.M.

Awards Ceremony Co-hosts:
Kelly Choi, Eat Out NY and Host, Top Chef Masters
Andrew Zimmern, Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods

635 West 42nd Street

Dress: Business Attire

Tickets are available by invitation only. Please call 212.925.0054 for further details and information.