Founder of I Love Poke Festival - Nino "Neens" Camilo - Introduces "NorthEats" | A North County-Centric Food & Lifestyle Event on April 13

March 20, 2014

Chefs, restaurants and food brands from north of the 56-Freeway converge with pro skaters and surfers at The Hilton Oceanfront Carlsbad on Sunday, April 13 for NorthEats! Nino “Neens” Camilo, founder of the annual I Love Poke Festival, an always sold out, food festivals in San Diego and Orange County, has teamed up with Baker & Olive to create this new annual event to showcase some of the best North County San Diego has to offer.

Curated by Camilo, NorthEats is a showcase of all that is North County San Diego in this part food, part lifestyle event that will feature only chefs, restaurants and food brands based north of the 56-freeway. There will be tastings from 20 North County restaurants, food demonstrations, live music by Ray Barbee and appearances by pro athletes and local celebrities. In addition, Chris Cote, well-known action sports and television personality and commentator for major surf events like the Volcom Pipe Pro, Globe WCT Fiji, and the US Open of Surfing, will be co-hosting. The highlight of this festival will be a live cooking competition between two athlete/chef pairings, required to use olive oils and balsamic vinaigrettes from Baker & Olive in their dishes.
Tickets are $50 per person and can be purchased online at $5 of every ticket purchased will be donated to Plant with Purpose, a non-profit that helps reverse deforestation and poverty around the world by transforming the lives of the rural poor.

Don't miss NorthEats on Sunday April 13th from 4-7pm at the Hilton Oceanfront Carlsbad Resort, located at 1 Ponto Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92011.