Top Chef Tour, LA, and Long Beach

May 16, 2012 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
Top Chef Tour

Top Chef Tour

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Bravo hits the road again with the annual “Top Chef: The Touri’š kicking off in Charlotte, North Carolina on Thursday, May 17. The 15-city tour brings the Emmy and James Beard Award-winning, No. 1 food show on cable to fans and foodies nationwide. Back by popular demand, the tour features a show-down between two former chefi’š’testants in each market who compete in a live, interactive cook-off in front of i’š”Top Chefi’š fans with a panel of local judges, and audience members.

“i’š’The Top Chef Tour allows our passionate and engaged Bravo fans the chance to be up close and personal with one of their favorite shows,i’š said Ellen Stone, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Bravo. “We provide a hands-on experience that takes them one step closer to being part of the show.i’š To date, “Top Chef: The Tour” has visited 82 cities, interacted with more than 44,000 “Top Chef” fans nationwide along the way and last year, the touri’š’s online ticketing for all cities sold out within hours.

The free event provides fans with a chance to meet and greet the Chefi’š’testants theyi’š”ve come to know and root for, hear “Top Chef” show “secrets,” and, for the first time ever, step into the judges shoes and rate their favorite Chefi’š’testantsi’š’ food. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of on-site activities, including i’š”Top Chefi’š -themed Cornhole Toss, Tip the Scale i’šwhere fans will be tasked with putting items in order of weight, and i’š”Top Chefi’š Horseshoe Toss. Additionally, attendees can purchase Bravo and “Top Chef” merchandise on-site.

“Top Chef: The Tour” will be pulling up to a farmer’s market, mall or food festival.

To sign up for free admission and learn more about “Top Chef: The Tour,” visit