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Discover the Ultimate Gelato Extravaganza at the Gelato Festival World Masters!

Are you ready to embark on a delectable journey that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more? The Gelato Festival World Masters is back, and it's bringing you a frozen treat extravaganza like no other! Set against the backdrop of the glitzy Hollywood atmosphere, this two-day event is a must-attend for gelato enthusiasts, foodies, and anyone looking to indulge in a world of flavor and creativity.

Unveiling the Gelato Festival World Masters

Mark your calendars for the weekend of September 2nd and 3rd as the Gelato Festival World Masters descends upon the iconic Ovation Hollywood Courtyard at 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA. Imagine being surrounded by the best gelato chefs from the USA and Canada as they compete for the coveted title of "Best Gelato Master in North America 2023." And the best part? You get to be a part of the excitement and even cast your vote for your favorite flavor!

The festival is divided into three sessions each day:

  • Session 1: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Session 2: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session 3: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The event opens at 10:00 AM and wraps up at 7:00 PM, with Gelato Heroes enjoying the flexibility to enter anytime between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM.

A Flavorful Experience

Beyond the competition, the Gelato Festival World Masters offers an opportunity to explore a world of gelato innovation. Each gelato comes with its story, ingredients, and production process – a delightful journey into the creative minds of the chefs. Attendees can also enjoy samples of flavors from festival partners and sponsors, ensuring a diverse and captivating experience for all.

Gelato Chefs and Artisans

The event gathers gelato artisans from renowned gelato shops across the USA. This is your chance to enjoy gelato from Vero Gelato, uGogelato, Butterfat Gelato, Gelato by James, Gelato North, Oretta Restaurant Toronto, Gelato by Patrizia Paqualetti, Gelato Go El Segundo, Il Gusto, Pompelmo Gelateria, Francy's Artisanal Ice Cream, and Noi Due Gelato.

A Flavorful Finale

The festival concludes with the crowning of the Best Gelato Master in North America 2023. The chosen champion will represent the continent at the World Finals in 2025, adding an exciting competitive edge to this celebration of frozen delights.

A Scoop of Practical Information

The Gelato Festival World Masters is an all-ages event, making it a perfect outing for families and friends. Child tickets cater to young gelato enthusiasts, and pets are welcome to join the fun.

Delight in Every Bite

Whether you're a gelato aficionado or simply looking for a unique weekend activity, the Gelato Festival World Masters promises a memorable experience. Indulge in the world of frozen treats, immerse yourself in creativity, and cast your vote for the best gelato master. This event is a blend of flavors, innovation, and a touch of Hollywood glamour that you won't want to miss.

Ticket Information

With several ticket options available, attendees can curate their own gelato adventure. Each ticket category offers a distinct experience, allowing attendees to sample a variety of gelato flavors crafted especially for the competition.

  • Gelato Lovers can enjoy 12 tastings in the competition for $40.

  • Gelato Beginners can dive into the world of gelato with 6 tastings of 12 different flavors for $25.

  • Gelato Heroes get the VIP treatment, including 12 tastings, unlimited entry time, a coffee of choice, and a pint of gelato for $60.

  • Child (12 & Under) tickets are available for young gelato enthusiasts at $15, which includes 6 tastings when accompanied by an adult ticket.

  • Senior/ADA/Veteran attendees can savor 6 tastings for $18.

For more details, please visit the official Gelato Festival website. Mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and get ready to delight in the magic of gelato at the Gelato Festival World Masters in Hollywood.


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