Los Angeles, CA- The much anticipated second annual LA Food and Wine Festival kicks off next Thursday for a four-day extravaganza of wine, cooking demos, grand tastings, live musical performances and private dining experiences. The event, presented by Food and Wine magazine and hosted by Wolfgang Puck, will take place in four venues throughout the city: Downtown, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and Hollywood. Participants include some of the food industry's most established and recognizable talent: Guy Fieri, Giada De Laurentiis, Graham Elliot, Michael Voltaggio and Scott Conant to name a few. The festival will benefit St. Vincent Meals On Wheels. Click on the above link to purchase tickets. For group and VIP sales please call 853-433-LAFW (5239).