The late renowned chef, Julia Childs once said that “people who love to eat are always the best people” and we’d like to add that the best people living at our Edison properties at Edison Woods, Edison Woods Senior 55+, Edison Village, Blueberry Village, & Rivendell Heights, will be joyfully indulging their love of food at The Great Food Expo.

Whether cooking, baking, wining, dining or entertaining, foodies will be flocking en masse to the New Jersey Exposition and Convention Center on Saturday 11/2 & Sunday 11/3 from 10am-5pm to exercise both their taste buds and good taste for culinary excellence. Young or old, novice or expert, your bound to walk away from the east coast’s premiere event for cooking and entertaining enthusiasts with not only a freshened palette but great new products and enriched knowledge imparted by world class chefs in a series of hands-on workshops.

Find your next kitchen inspiration from celebrity chefs Graham Elliot (MasterChef, MasterChef Jr, Top Chef, Iron Chef and ABC-TV’s Family Food Fight) and Sasha Pieterse (Author of “Sasha in Good Taste” & “Alison DiLaurentis” on ABC series PRETTY LITTLE LIARS!). Enjoy 2 cooking stages and sample edible treats from pop up shops, from chocolate makers to flavored salts, pasta creations to sustainable foods, drink mixes to salsa.

The icing on the cake for one fortunate winner will be the expo’s gourmet getaway for 2 to Tuscan Italy and you can enter the text “CHOW” right now to 411247 for your chance to win. This 7 day gastronomical adventure to Tuscany includes roundtrip airfare for two, hotel, cooking classes and $5,000 nibbling money!

Head over to this link and save 50% on the event entry ticket and you’ll come away from the Great Food Expo with a new appreciation for good food and drink, a stronger love for cooking, and a full stomach. We can think of no better place to make your home, settle in and appreciate your favorite foods than the Garden State residences you’ll discover using our Apartment Locator at Bon Appetite!