November 14-16, 2014 • I-X Center Cleveland, Ohio

FAQs

WHAT IS THE FABULOUS FOOD SHOW?
The nation's largest presentation of fine food, fine art, craft breweries, wineries, restaurants and purveyors all under one roof! Guests can taste, try & buy their way through the expansive 400,000 square foot show floor with over 450 exhibiting companies just in time for the holidays. Nearly 100 live demonstrations on 6 different high performance stages by world renowned celebrity chefs and culinary professionals will have guests cooking, entertaining and saving money like a pro this holiday season.

WHERE WILL IT TAKE PLACE?

The International Exposition (I-X) Center located adjacent to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport at One I-X Center Drive, Cleveland, Ohio 44135. Click here for Directions

WHERE DO I PARK?
There are over 7,500 convenient secured parking spaces surrounding the I-X Center. Handicap parking with wheel chair access is available. Parking is $8.00 per standard sized vehicle per day.

WHEN IS THE SHOW?
FABULOUS FOOD SHOW EVENT HOURS
Friday, November 14, 2014: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 15, 2014: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 16, 2014: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

SPECIAL EVENT: CLEVELAND CULINARY AWARDS GALA (Does not include Fabulous Food Show)
Thursday, November 13, 2014: 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (I-X Center Grand Ballroom)

HOW DO I PURCHASE TICKETS?
Tickets will be available online, at all Giant Eagle and Giant Eagle Market District locations, as well as all Ohio Discount Drug Mart stores. 
ELECT TO BE NOTIFIED REGARDING EVENT UPDATES! 
SEND US YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS:  CLICK HERE
 

WHAT DO I GET?
Each ticket purchase includes:
  • All day admission into the show. The show opens at 10:00 a.m. daily!
  • Access to ALL celebrity chef demonstrations
  • The Market Place
  • Giant Eagle Market District Theatre
  • Culinary Celebration Theatre
  • Celebrity Autograph Pavilion & Bookstore
  • Taste of the Neighborhood
  • International Wine Pavilion
  • International Beer Fest Pavilion
  • Sweet & Sparkle Bubble Lounge
  • Spirits Lounge
  • Shop & Drop with free gift wrapping
  • Fabulous Bistro
  • The "Hot Spot"
  • Healthy Living Pavilion
  • Artisan Food Pavilion
  • Official Fabulous Food Show Program (while supplies last)
  • Free admission into the Cleveland By Hand Fine Arts and Craft Festival
  • Much more!

Note: Event tickets DO NOT guarantee free autograph(s). Performance schedules are subject to change.


HOW DO I OBTAIN A FREE CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPH?
Autographs are first come first served while time permits in the Autograph Pavilion. Celebrities will greet as many guests as possible; however, due to demand and performance schedule time constraints, everyone in line may not be accommodated during each session.
Note: Purchasing event tickets to any performance DOES NOT guarantee an autograph

HOW DO I SAMPLE WINE, BEER, AND SPIRITS?
Tickets are available online and onsite at conveniently located kiosks. Each passport entitles attendees to six (6) tasting tickets and a Fabulous Food Show collectible wine glass or beer cup.  Additional sampling tickets and glassware will also be available for purchase.
Guests must be 21 or older to participate and adhere to all State of Ohio Liquor Laws (valid ID required at time of ticket redemption). 
 
MY COMPANY/BUSINESS WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS EVENT – WHO DO I CONTACT?
For information on becoming an exhibitor contact: Judy Michaels 216-265-2611 jmichaels@ixcenter.com  
For information regarding sponsor opportunities contact: Allison Kimbrough 216-265-2639 akimbrough@ixcenter.com

HOW DO I VOLUNTEER?
For volunteer opportunities, please contact Katie Seeley 216-265-2580 kseeley@ixcenter.com