LEXINGTON, KY (May 6, 2010) -- Foodies, epicureans and everyone who loves food can rejoice!
The second annual Kentucky Proud Incredible Food Show is returning to the Lexington Convention
Center and Rupp Arena October 23 – 24, 2010.
Emmy Award-winning personality and acclaimed chef Giada De Laurentiis, who is the celebrity host
of The Food Network’s “Everyday Italian” and “Giada’s Weekend Getaways,” will take the stage for
two presentations in Rupp Arena, on Saturday, October 23rd at 11:00 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 6, 2010 through the Lexington Center Ticket Office and all Ticketmaster outlets.
Sunday’s program focus is “Farm to Table” with a variety of chefs from the Blue Grass Region providing
innovative cooking presentations and featuring inspiring speakers and demonstrations.
Following its successful inaugural year, the two-day consumer food show and marketplace will feature
approximately 120 exhibitors including Kentucky Proud producers and growers, specialty food companies,
purveyors of cooking-related equipment and wineries.
The Incredible Food Show and Marketplace is the only show of its kind in Kentucky, with approximately
10,000 food enthusiasts expected to attend. The Giada De Laurentiis Celebrity Kitchen Theatre, which seats 3,000,
will treat guests to the memorable experience of a cooking demonstration, complete with tips by this world-class chef.
An exciting line-up of special events, speakers, demonstrations and exhibitors featuring a variety of presentations,
demonstrations and “hands-on” expert advice will be announced throughout the summer months and early Fall.
Tickets for the second annual Kentucky Proud Incredible Food Show go on sale Friday, August 6, 2010 through
the Lexington Center Ticket Office (859) 233-3535, Ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster Outlets.