Join your favorite celebrities and fellow food lovers for the ultimate culinary event taking over San Francisco’s Moscone Center this January. Browse and sample from over 80,000 food and beverage products that as you mingle with industry insiders, chefs, and food TV stars over the course of three fun-filled days. More than 1,300 exhibitors will also be present to share the latest in restaurant and foodie news so you can be up to date in 2014 on the emerging trends and current tastes of folks across the country. Whether you are a restaurant owner, employee, chef, or just have a passion for the very best food in the world, this annual gathering is the perfect way to kick off the year. You’ll find hundreds of unique cheeses, coffee, snacks, and spices along with plenty of ethnic food displays so you can taste special dishes from around the globe. Browse exhibitors by country with over 80 nations showcasing their wares. There are also plenty of natural and organic products straight from local farms. Throughout the three-day event there will be educational classes and special events hosted by many of today’s hottest TV chefs and food celebrities. This is a chance to gain valuable insight into the food world and get a glimpse of your favorite stars. It all takes place in Downtown San Francisco near the city’s best attractions, so you’ll be close to excellent restaurants and food markets when you need a break from the convention. The event runs from January 19-21 and prices vary whether you want to come as an exhibitor or attendee. Check the website for all of the details and latest updates.