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And away they go! LA Weekly Brunch at the Races is racing in taking place on Sunday October 18th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Santa Anita Park, this event is sure to become one for the record books!

Curated by LA Weekly’s own award-winning restaurant critic Besha Rodell and food editor Sarah Bennett, this event will feature signature brunch bites from 29 of Los Angeles’s most iconic breakfast and brunch spots.

The final line up of restaurants has been confirmed including 29 of LA’s best restaurants, who will be bringing out samples of their signature brunch bites to serve to over 2000+ attendees. Coupled with bloody mary’s, mint juleps and mimosas, this event will surely be one for the record books.

Guests will be able to take in a horse race while indulging in their favorite brunch dishes. The following restaurants have confirmed attendance at this year’s event: 10e, Abigaile, Auntie Em’s Kitchen, Beachwood Café, Bierbeisl Imbiss, The Blue Owl, Cassell’s Hamburgers, Chago Ahogadas, Cindy’s Eaglerock Restaurant, Du-par’s, Flores + Sons, Fred 62, Goldie’s, Go Get Em Tiger, Chef Johnny Lee, Jones Coffee Roasters, Little Dom’s, McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams, Myke’s Café, Nickel Diner, Olive & Thyme, Poppy + Rose, Poppy Cake Baking Co., Semi Sweet Bakery, Sonny’s Hideaway, Status Kuo, Sticky Rice, Superba Food + Bread and Sweet Butter Kitchen.

Presenting sponsor Stella Artois will be on site sampling to the 2000+ attendees alongside Hornitos, Knob Creek, Soleil Mimosa and Middlebar who will be serving up signature bloody mary’s, mint juleps and mimosas. Califia Farms, DIABOLO Beverages, and Dry Sparkling will have non-alcoholic options for guests to compliment their brunch bites while Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams will be scooping up sweet and delicious frozen treats. Tarte Asian Yogurt will sample their breakfast staple to hungry event goers alongside Hustler Hollywood, Geffen Playhouse, and Socal Etsy Guild’s vendor village that will round out a perfect day at the track!

Tickets for Brunch at the Races are on sale now for Santa Anita Brunch at the Races. LA Weekly is also launching a Brunch at the Races Short Stack Pack this week. This pack is only $139 and allows guests to purchase 4 General Admission tickets to the event at a discounted rate.

General Admission are $45 and include entry into the event, full day admission to Santa Anita Park, unlimited food samples from 30+ restaurants, beer/wine/cocktail samples from our partners, access to entertainment and a vendor village. A limited number of VIP admission tickets remain for $65. VIP Admission tickets include all general admission perks plus access to an exclusive VIP lounge and VIP gift bag.

Enter our contest at!! #Win two general admission tickets to the best brunch you’ll ever have, #BrunchAtTheRaces! With brunchy cocktails and 30 of the best breakfast and brunch restaurants in LA and beyond, this Sunday, October 18th event is not to be missed!

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Silvia Pereida

Silvia Pereida is a Cal State Fullerton graduate with a Bachelors degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Latin American Studies. She enjoys traveling including trips to Mexico, Colombia and South Korea. She currently contributing to M.U.S.E. a multimedia digital magazine as Executive Producer, Writer, On-camera talent, Reporter, Field Producer, Assignment Editor, Graphics, plus more.