October 3rd is officially a day for the delectable as Los Angeles preps for the LA Donut Festival. Grab a spot for this sweet-filled celebration where you can check out the Gourmet Donut Show, enjoy donut tastings, coffee samples and live music, and try out the one and only donut burger. Featuring two delicious glazed donut buns, this burger is a must-have treat for festival goers. Proceeds from the festival will go to benefit the Salvation Army Glendale Corps food pantry, meals on wheels for seniors, after-school programs and transitional housing. Attend the festival and vote for the Best Donut in Los Angeles. It'll be a tough pick.
When: October 3, from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: MadAve Graffiti House in downtown LA
Admission is $29 and includes donut tastings, coffee samplers, a Donut Fest coffee mug and access to the Gourmet Donut Show. Children ages 6 - 12 cost $15 and receive juice instead of a coffee and mug. There will also be live music on site. Day-of tickets cost $35 if available.
VIP Admission costs $49, with a limited quantity of 200. Admission includes donut tastings, gourmet category tastings, a donut burger meal, espresso bar, Donut Fest coffee mug, T-shirt, VIP area access and access to the Gourmet Donut Show.
Looking for a place to stay while you get ready to indulge your taste buds? The Beverly Hills Plaza Hotel & Spa is just eight miles from this year's festivities. Make your reservations now.