The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas Welcome Third Annual Carnival of Cuisine August 7

The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas welcome the return of the hottest culinary event this summer with their third annual food festival, Carnival of Cuisine.

The event will take place Saturday, August 7 from 1pm-4pm in The Venetian Ballroom and showcases award-winning cuisine available exclusively at restaurants of The Venetian and The Palazzo. This palate pleasing event will also feature cooking demonstrations, tastings from more than 20 eateries including five James Beard Award winners and live entertainment. Ticket holders will have the chance to win prizes including signed cookbooks, restaurant gift certificates and show tickets. Carnival of Cuisine is presented by Grazie, the premier loyalty program that rewards guests of The Venetian and The Palazzo.

Participating restaurants include: B&B Ristorante, Bouchon, Café Presse, Canaletto, Carnevino, CUT, Dos Caminos, Enoteca San Marco, FIRST Food & Bar, Grand Lux Café, Lagasse’s Stadium, LAVO, Morels French Steakhouse & Bistro, Pinot Brasserie, Postrio, SUSHISAMBA, Table 10, TAO Asian Bistro, Valentino and ZINE. In addition, Sweet Surrender, The Palazzo’s cupcake and candy shop and home to the $750 cupcake, is a new addition to the line-up this year.

Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased in person at any Venetian or Palazzo box office, by phone at 702.414.7469 or online atwww.venetian.com or www.palazzolasvegas.com. Tickets are priced $50 (all inclusive), and $75 for VIP tickets that include early 12pm admission and a gift. Guests must be 21 and over to attend Carnival of Cuisine. Grazie members may use Grazie points towards tickets to this one of a kind event. Please call Grazie at 877.2GRAZIE or 702.414.4116 for more information.