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Orange County Convention Center North Concourse, Hall B
Orlando, FL


Laurie Hernandez

Olympic Gymnast, Laurie Hernandez, a Silver and Gold medal winner in Rio, will be appearing at the Show on Thursday, October 12, presented by Florida Dairy Farmers. Laurie, who is just 17 years old, is known for her dazzling floor exercise routine, where she has been nicknamed the "human emoji" for her outgoing facial expressions and for her grace and artistry on the balance beam. She also went on to win the “Mirror Ball” on Dancing with the Stars last fall. Click Here to Purchase Tickets for a VIP Meet & Greet with Laurie. Tickets are limited!

Chef Warren

Warren Caterson is a chef and full-time writer who studied at the Southeast Institute of Culinary Arts. He is the award-winning author of “Table for Two – The Cookbook for Couples”, "Table for Two - Back for Seconds"  and the upcoming "Cooking Outside the Lines - Musings of an Extemporaneous Chef " (Winfield & Scott Press). As someone who grew up in a family that loved to cook and whose household on Long Island Sound bustled every weekend with dozens of aunts, uncles, cousins and neighbors, he learned early-on the benefit of good food and good drink with good friends. In addition to writing, Chef Warren travels extensively presenting his informative and entertaining cooking demonstrations at Food & Wine Festivals, Home and Garden Shows, Conventions and other events.
Chef Warren resides in the historic neighborhood of Springfield in Jacksonville, Florida. He invites you to drop by if you’re in the area. There’s always something cooking. And there’s always enough.

Hoop it up with Chris Lowe!

Chris Lowe has spent the last 17 years in the health and fitness industry and she is the mastermind behind the newest fitness program in the U.S. called PowerHoopz Fitness System. PowerHoopz is a hula hoop fitness workout that anyone can do. She teaches women, children, men and senior citizens how to have fun while getting fit. Chris has been featured on FOX News and HSN and has helped thousands lose inches off their waists in one month. Now is your chance to hoop it up and try the latest craze.

Don’t miss her on the Main Fashion Stage hosting the Mother-Daughter Hula Hoop contest on Sunday at 12pm.

The Roaming Gourmet Ze’ Carter

Founder and Director of Kitch’n Lyfe Skill, Inc., Chef Ze’ is passionate about food and cooking.  The organization is dedicated to reducing the occurrences of food insecurity among youth who have aged out of foster care, at risk school aged children and the elderly. Through teaching and hands on instruction, Chef Ze’ has been on a mission to bring her passion to others. For over a decade people in Central Florida have sought her out for ways to enliven their culinary and eating experiences, and many of her dishes and desserts have won awards. For the last eight years she has been a food columnist for the Daily Commercial, which is part of the Halifax Media Group. She has given private instruction to people of all ages. Many find her classes are an immersive, interactive experience where she learns from the students and the students learn from her. Together, she believes fantastic recipes are being created along with a renewed joy to the culinary experience and brining people back together around the table.

Join Chef Ze’ on the Cooking Stage all four days of the show for a cooking experience you do not want to miss!


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