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25 Star Starred
Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW Washington, DC 20001
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81 events
61 reviews
25 stars
Metro station is right at the Convention Center
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0 stars
I would recommend arriving there early to avoid the crowds of people and have the opportunity to talk to travel agencies about their group tours.
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"The Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show"
11 ratings
2.9 average rating
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49 events
10 reviews
12 stars
attended Nov 02 2013

I expected more cooking demonstrations, learning about recipes that are sophisticated and varied, as well as the latest trends in pairing, plating and cooking, finding out about the latest 'gadgets', especially food processors, pressure cookers,...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 03 2013

This is the third year I've gone, and the show this year was disappointing. Maybe it's because they didn't have big-name celebrities like Bobby Flay this year. I talked to a couple of vendors who said the attendance was way down and they're not...continued

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6 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Nov 02 2013

I expected this to be more about cooking and less about condiments.

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The 1-Day Theater Pass admits you to all cooking demonstrations in the Celebrity Theater on Saturday or Sunday. This ticket includes Marketplace General Admission for the day you choose only. Seating is unreserved and first-come, first-served.

The General Admission ticket is your one-stop shop to experience many of the highlights of the event: cooking demos by regional chefs, tastings, entertaining workshops and the exhibitor marketplace featuring more than 150 vendors selling specialty food products and savvy kitchenware.

_ Celebrity Theatre Schedule:_

Saturday, November 2, 2013

10:45am: Uncle Millie

11:30pm: Terry French

12:30pm: Brad Turner

1:30pm: Hugh Acheson

3:00pm: Jason Roberts

Sunday, November 3, 2013

10:30am: Operation Home Cooking — A Culinary Salute to Military Spouses

Noon: Debi Mazar & Gabriele Corcos

1:45pm: Jason Roberts