"The James Beard Foundation’s “Taste America” Tour is landing in Boston for two days of foodie action featuring past JBF winners and other major local talent. On Friday night, mingle with said talent at the “Night of Culinary Stars” (Langham Hotel) starting at 6pm. The reception and dinner will be curated by Boston all-stars such as Traci Des Jardins, Tim Cushman, Tony Maws, and Ana Sortun. On Saturday, Sur La Table will host an entire day of FREE culinary events such as cooking demonstrations, book signings, and tastings. Reservations are required for the cooking demos, so grab your seat at the table here."
About the JBF: "Founded in 1986, the James Beard Foundation has a myriad of programs that reach a national and even international audience. JBF has established a strong brand equity centered on excellence, partnerships extending beyond the culinary realm, and dynamic programs and events that engage not only the best of the food industry, but millions of experts and enthusiasts from all over the world. The James Beard Foundation’s programs include educational initiatives, food industry awards, scholarships to culinary schools, publications, chef advocacy training, and thought-leader convening. The Foundation also maintains the historic James Beard House in New York City’s Greenwich Village as a “performance space” for visiting chefs."