HOLLYWOOD— Hop on the melty cheese bandwagon this weekend by getting first dibs on goods from The Grilled Cheese Truck.
On Oct 11 sandwiches will be served from 7:30-10p (sign up here to attend) at The Farmer's Market Kitchen. [DD]
VENICE— Get ready for yet another foodie fest: A Taste of Abbot Kinney. This weekend the place to be, nay eat, is Abbot Kinney between the daylight hours of 2-7p. Intelligentsia will supply the caffeine buzz, Joe's will supply the cocktail buzz and showdown, and real food can be found down the block at The Tasting Kitchen and a slew of other eateries. Tix cost $60, view the treasure map here. [SI]
CENTURY CITY— Last time a Top Cheffer took over the Breadbar kitchen reservations filled instantaneously, so this time here's a bit more than advanced warning. On December 17 Top Chef season two player Marcel Vigneron takes the hatchi series helm with his molecular creations and such (don't forget he's currently over at The Bazaar). If interested in dining, act now. [EaterWire]