If you have missed some Cochon555 events don’t worry there are still more.  I had a great time eating and drinking at their event in San Francisco at Magnolia Brewing Company in Dogpatch.  Cochon555 is a  food event that tours around the US.  What makes this food event so unique is that they partner up with local restaurants in each city they stop at.  The events are focused on raising awareness for heritage breed pigs through an innovative nose-to-tail pig cooking competition.  Cochon visits 20 major cities in North America annually and stages over 60 events.  They have also donated over $500,000 to charities. Every event is a competition between chefs and they all have the chance to win in October in the Grand Cochon where the chef wins a four day wine experience in Rioja, Spain.   Cochon555 in San Francisco was part of the Global BBQ Edition, the…

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Opening on June 25, 2016, OUE Skyspace Los Angeles will be California’s tallest open-air observation deck and a must-see destination for panoramic, 360-degree views of Los Angeles. The views are amazing, you can see the entire LA basin. You can spot landmarks like the Hollywood sign, the ocean, mountains, and everything in between.  OUE Skyspace LA is located on floors 2, 54, 69 and 70 of the iconic U.S. Bank Tower.  My favorite part aside from the views is the glass slide, Skyslide which is nearly 1,000 feet above downtown LA.   The Skyslide is a 45-foot, fully enclosed, all-glass slide landing on the exterior of the iconic US Bank Tower.  The slide is made of 1.25-inch glass. Visitors will glide from the 70th to the 69th floor.  It was so fun I went twice, I would’ve gone a few more times but I wanted to let other people have a chance to…

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