L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade

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L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade

Saturday, October 5, 2024
12:00-4:00 PM
UCLA Campus - Royce Quad
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade

Saturday, October 5, 2024
12:00-4:00 PM
UCLA Campus - Royce Quad
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Buy Tickets

Become a Sponsor

L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade Is Back in 2024!

Delightful and delicious, L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade brings superstar chefs, brewers, vintners and mixologists to Los Angeles to lend their support to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) and the fight against childhood cancer.

Hosted by Chef Suzanne Goin and business partner Caroline Styne along with Chef David Lentz, this fun and family-friendly afternoon features one-of-a-kind food and drink samplings. Guests can mingle with the gourmet chefs behind the dishes and taste fine dining from across the country. With over $1.3 million raised in 2023, this event’s impact only continues to grow for all kids with cancer. Come join us this year for food and fun for the whole family!

For more information, contact Sara Moyer at [email protected].

Ticket Information

General Admission - $250* ($125 Tax-Deductible)

  • Children 12 and under receive complimentary admission with an accompanying adult.
  • *Will increase to $280 on September 1.

VIP Ticket - $600 ($450 Tax-Deductible)

  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public.
  • Seat in the VIP area.
  • Invitation to the after party.
  • Limited quantity available.

All Access Ticket - $1,500 ($1,300 Tax-Deductible)

  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public.
  • Seat in the VIP Area.
  • Invitation to the after party.
  • Invitation to the exclusive Welcome Dinner on October 4, 2024. Mingle with participating chefs in an intimate environment.
  • Limited quantity available.

Meet the Hosts

Inspired while attending The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia, hosts Suzanne Goin, business partner Caroline Styne (The Lucques Group) and David Lentz decided to hold a similar event in the Los Angeles area. Enlisting the help of culinary friends from the Los Angeles area and throughout the United States, the L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade event was created.

Meet the Chefs, Vintners and Mixologists

CHEFS*

Adam Perry Lang (Los Angeles, CA) – APL Barbecue
Akasha Richmond (Los Angeles, CA) – AKASHA
Ana Saenz and Casey Greenberg (Santa Monica, CA) – Sweet Rose Creamery
Bob Oswaks (Los Alamos, CA) – Bob's Well Bread Bakery
Bricia Lopez (Los Angeles, CA) – Guelaguetza
Burt Bakman (Los Angeles, CA) – Slab
Caitlin and Daniel Cutler (Los Angeles, CA) – Ronan
Chris Bianco (Los Angeles, CA, Phoenix, AZ) – Pizzeria Bianco
Clark Staub & Jill Davie (Los Alamos, CA) – Full of Life Flatbread
David Lentz, Stephanie Mutz, and Harry Liquornik (Los Angeles, CA) – Sea Stephanie Fish
Donald Link (New Orleans, LA) – Herbsaint & Peche Seafood Grill
Drew Rosenberg (Los Angeles, CA) – CUT by Wolfgang Puck
Eddie ErkenBrack & Boe Delashmutt (Tilghman, MD) – Marker 5
Eva Ein (Santa Barbara, CA) – McConnell's Fine Ice Creams
Fred Eric (Los Angeles, CA) – Fred62
Gary Chau (Los Angeles, CA) – Caffe Luxxe
Gavin Fine (Jackson Hole, WY) – Fine Dining Restaurant Group
Giada DiLaurentiis (Las Vegas, NV) – GIADA
Irene Widjaya, Tiffany dela Pena, and Tim Cardenas (Los Angeles, CA) – Downtown LA Proper Hotel, Caldo Verde, and Cara Cara
Jason Winters (Los Angeles, CA) – Speak Cheezy
Jason Paluska (Santa Barbara, CA) – The Lark Santa Barbara
Jazz Singsanong (Los Angeles, CA) – Jitlada
Jeremy Fox & Matthew Schaler (Santa Monica, CA) – Birdie G's
Jon Shook & Vinny Dotolo (Los Angeles, CA) – Jon & Vinny's
Jonathan Sundstrom (Seattle, WA) – Lark Seattle
Jonathan Waxman (New York, NY) – Barbuto
Josiah Citrin (Santa Monica, CA) – Augie's on Main
Kevin Meehan (Los Angeles, CA) – Kali Restaurant
Kris & Sarah Yenbamroong (Venice) – Night + Market
Laurel Amerinda (Santa Monica, CA) – Huckleberry
Ludo Lefebvre (Los Angeles, CA) – Petit Trois
Marc Vetri & Michael Rubinstein (Philadelphia, PA, Las Vegas, NV) – Vetri Cucina Las Vegas at the Palms
Matt Molina (Los Angeles, CA) – Hippo
Michael Cimarusti (Los Angeles, CA) – Connie and Ted's, Providence
Michael Mina (Santa Monica, CA) – Orla
Michael Schwartz (Miami, FL) – The Genuine Hospitality Group
Nancy Silverton (Los Angeles, CA) – Mozza Restaurant Group
Nancy Oakes & Dana Younkin (San Francisco, CA) – Boulevard
Neal Fraser (Los Angeles, CA) – Redbird
Nina Compton (New Orleans, LA) – Compère Lapin
Ori Menashe (Los Angeles, CA) – Bestia
Paul Kahan & Dylan Patel (Chicago, IL) – Avec
Richard Pink (Los Angeles, CA) – Pink's Hot Dogs
Rocco Whalen (Cleveland, OH / Charlotte, NC) – Fahrenheit
Sherry Yard (Manhattan Beach, CA) – Bakery by the Yard
Steve Samson (Los Angeles, CA) – Rossoblu
Susan Feniger & Mary Sue Milliken (Los Angeles, CA) – SOCALO
Suzanne Goin, Javier Espinoza, James Ho, & Tristyne Frutos (Los Angeles, CA) – AOC
Valerie Gordon (Los Angeles, CA) – Valerie Confections
Vivian Ku (Los Angeles, CA) – Pine and Crane
Walter Manzke & Margarita Manzke (Los Angeles, CA) – Republique
Zachary Pollack (Los Angeles, CA) – Alimento, Cosa Buona

*lists subject to change

Check out ALSF's full list of chef supporters.

LALAL 2023 Chefs

2024 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Northwestern Mutual
Volvo
Resy

 

Executive Chef Sponsors 

SDG

Chef Sponsors

Destin Realty, Inc
Luann & Bob Williams

Sous Chef Sponsors

Annie Campbell Catering
Carrie & Tadzio Wellisz
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Greenberg Glusker LLP
Ground Control Business Management
HOPCo
King & Spalding
Northwestern Mutual - Anaheim Hills
Sarah Schecter
ThankView
United Talent Agency

Line Cook Sponsors

American Century Investments
Fullerton Oral Surgery
Grant & Weber
King Medical Supply
Ramin Mirhashemi, MD PC
The Law Office of John A. Simpson

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

LALA drinks

Become a Sponsor

Sponsorship opportunities are available for organizations and businesses. For more information about sponsorship and benefactor packages, please contact Sara Moyer at [email protected].

Presenting Sponsor - $50,000 ($44,000 tax deductible)

  • 50 Tickets to L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade 
  • 5 Named Tables in the VIP section at the event 
  • 8 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on October 4, 2024. Mingle with the chefs participating in the event in an intimate environment while eating a delicious meal. 
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public 
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as a Presenting Sponsor 
  • Opportunity to have brand activation at event 
  • Included in L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade press release as Presenting Sponsor 
  • Company logo listed on event signage 
  • Company logo included on ALSF website with link to company website 
  • Logo included on the L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade step and repeat 
  • 10 Tickets to the after-party 
  • 2 Tickets to an Impact Meal 2-3 weeks prior to the event 

Executive Chef Sponsor - $25,000 ($20,500 tax deductible)

  • 30 Tickets to L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade 
  • 3 Named Tables in the VIP Section at the event 
  • 4 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on October 4, 2024. Mingle with the chefs participating in the event in an intimate environment while eating a delicious meal. 
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public 
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as Executive Chef Sponsor 
  • Included in the L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade press release as Executive Chef Sponsor 
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website 
  • 6 Tickets to the after-party 
  • 2 Tickets to an Impact Meal 2-3 weeks prior to the event 

Chef Sponsor - $12,000 ($9,000 tax deductible)

  • 20 Tickets to L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade 
  • 2 Named Tables in the VIP Section at the event 
  • 2 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on October 4, 2024. Mingle with the chefs participating in the event in an intimate environment while eating a delicious meal. 
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public 
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as Chef Sponsor 
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website 
  • 4 Tickets to the after-party 
  • 2 Tickets to an Impact Meal 2-3 weeks prior to the event 

Sous Chef Sponsor - $6,000 ($4,000 tax deductible)

  • 10 Tickets to L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade 
  • 1 Named Table in the VIP Section at the event 
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public 
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website 
  • 2 Tickets to the after-party 
  • 2 Tickets to an Impact Meal 2-3 weeks prior to the event 

Line Cook Sponsor - $1,000 ($650 tax deductible)

  • 2 Tickets to L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade 
  • Reserved Seating at Event Under VIP Tent – Shared Table 
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a half hour before it opens to the public 
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website 

* Children under the age of 12 are free with accompanying adult, and do not need to register for the event.

LALAL 2023 Food

Volunteers

Volunteer your time to help at the L.A. Loves Alex’s Event! Groups and individuals are welcome. Click here to sign up. For more information, contact Mikey Tauber at [email protected].

Auction

Donate your tickets, tangibles, time or talent to bettering the lives of children. You will be recognized for your donation both online and at the event. In addition to demonstrating your support, remember that an auction donation can result in a new client or customer and that all donations are tax deductible. Fill out an auction donation form to donate to this year's auction.

If you have questions about the auction, contact Maggie Gaal at [email protected].

LALAL 2023 dessert

L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade: Kids’ Campaign

Kids can participate in L.A. Love’s Alex’s Lemonade too! Be a part of raising money for pediatric cancer research and L.A. Love's Alex's Lemonade. Sign up now to fundraise and get ready for L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade by sharing our cause with your friends and family.

Kids 12 and under are free when accompanied by a ticketed adult. Be sure to check out the Kids Area at the event.

Learn about the Kids’ Campaign