Food is the heart and soul to our lives. Local Roots is not just about locally grown, farm-fresh produce and scrumptious handmade desserts, though you will find more than just those things. This area of the Fabulous Food Show offers a mix of high-quality Cleveland area growers and unique local gourmet foods that you’ll find through the region. Come hungry and get ready to satisfy each taste bud!
Take home bottles of your favorite selections sampled in the International Beer & Wine Pavilions. Stop by for presentations and food pairings all weekend by notable brew masters, winemakers and sommeliers. Must be 21 years or older to participate.
The Food Truck scene in Cleveland is on fire (not literally)! All weekend long during the 11th Annual Fabulous Food Show, Food Trucks from around the region will gather at the I-X Center amongst custom gardens and outdoor themed areas. Food Truck purchases are an additional charge and not included with your general admission ticket.
Product showcase display at the entrance connecting consumers with featured exhibitors and new products in the show. This showcase whets the appetite of all who pass through!
The Hot Spot
BBQ SAUCES, HOT SAUCES AND SALSAS! Enjoy fiery food and salsa sampling. Vote for your favorite. Winners will be announced in a special presentation Saturday, November 12th by Aarón Sánchez.
To encourage furthering their culinary careers, on Friday November 11th, students will enjoy a special presentations, live demonstration by world-renowned chefs, chef/student cooking competition and educational content. Presentations are open to industry professionals.