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John Cusack & Jesse Metcalfe To Spice Up The Abu Dhabi Food Festival


Food festivals are just as awesome as food and festivals can get, and there really isn’t anyway to furthermore step up the swank of such an event. Especially, if it is scheduled to span across a length of 19 days (December 5-23), and with a number of International participants taking things several notches higher. But turns out that his years Abu Dhabi Food Festival will be a class apart from its previous editions.

The 2016 chapter of the highly coveted food festival will see two very special stars on its guest list – John Cusack and Jesse Metcalfe. “These two stars represent a fantastic addition to this year’s Abu Dhabi Food Festival, adding that little bit of stardust seasoning to our already popular event,” says Sultan Al Dhaheri, Acting Executive Director Tourism Sector, TCA Abu Dhabi.15078959_1261228170582048_7733380237277739734_n


When & How?

If you’re lucky enough to squeeze yourself into the festival (we are so totally envying you), you can catch Cusack at a dinner appearance on December 16. Moreover, 12 diners will have the opportunity to share a table with the actor during the lavish culinary meet-and-greet in Emirates Palace’s Presidential Suite. Following that, the Grosse Pointe Blank star will attend another dinner on December 17 at the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi.

Meanwhile, Metcalfe’s fans can catch a glimpse of the Desperate Housewives star at Catch at the Nation Riviera Beach Club, on December 9, where he will also play host.

As mentioned before, the Abu Dhabi Food Festival is going to be a 19 day long culinary affair. The event will be dedicated to world-class cuisine and culinary delights, is spread across five weekends and features themed dinners, food trucks, live entertainment, celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, meet and greets, cookbook signings and mall activities, reports The National.screen-shot-2016-11-28-at-7-10-59-pm


So if you’re in the city, you know what to do and where to be from the 5th to 23rd December! Tickets for the same are up for grabs on now. Go get ‘em!


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Binge eater by day and binge watcher by night, Ankita is fluent in food, film, and Internet. When she’s not obsessing over the hottest trends, tacos, and the perfect author’s bio, you can find her under a pile of Jeffery Archer’s novels or looking for the nearest wine shop.