Top 4 Weekend Food Events: Shin-Sen-Gumi Noodle Challenge, Auntie Em's Soup Kitchen, Golden Road Yoga + Club Culinaire Gala
Noodles at Shin Sen Gumi
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Shin-Sen-Gumi Extra Noodle Challenge
Hungry for ramen? On Thanksgiving Day, Little Tokyo's Shin-Sen-Gumi will be giving out free 20th anniversary T-shirts to a certain amount of extra noodles (6 bowls for men, 4 for women). Whoever consumes the most noodles also receives a $50 gift card.
WHEN: Thursday, November 22, 5:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.
WHERE: Shin-Sen-Gumi Little Tokyo
Auntie Em's Thanksgiving Soup Kitchen
Auntie Em's Kitchen is giving back to the community this holiday season with a special pop up soup kitchen hosted by Chef and Owner Terri Wahl. All are welcome to come help give out Auntie Em's chili, fresh baked bread, coffee and their famous cupcakes. Volunteers can email email@example.com for more details.
WHEN: Friday, November 23
Detox/Retox Saturdays at Golden Road Pub
This is your last chance to catch Ashtanga Yoga instructor Robert Rice's beginning yoga class on the grass held outside Golden Road Brewing (B.Y.O. yoga mats). Class participants can reward themselves with a free beer afterwards.
WHAT: Yoga Class at Golden Road Pub
WHEN: Saturday, November 24, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: The Pub at Golden Road; 5410 W. San Fernando Rd., L.A.
Club Culinaire Annual Gala
The Club Culinaire of Southern California is holding its annula fundraiser Gala, featuring a five-course dinner prepared by Luxe Hotel chef Olivier Rousselle. Proceeds benefit the Concern Foundation, the L.A. Children's Hospital and the M.E.G. Foundation in India.
WHEN: Sunday, November 25, 5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
WHERE: Luxe Hotel Brentwood, 11461 Sunset Blvd., L.A.
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