People/Events/Accounts: News about USA Today Food & Wine Experience, A.F.I. Fest, American Museum of Natural History, and More

ATLANTA: The Cabbagetown Chomp & Stomp will take place November 2. The annual event, which benefits local parks and green spaces, will include a chili cook-off and a bluegrass festival.

CHICAGO: The USA Today Wine & Food Experience will take place November 16 at Soldier Field United Club. Participating talent includes Chopped star Scott Conant, sommelier David Lynch, and W.W.E. stars Brie Bella and Carmella. 

LOS ANGELES: This year’s A.F.I. Fest, presented by Audi, runs November 14-21 at theaters across Los Angeles. Gala presentations will take place at the T.C.L. Chinese Theatre. 

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MIAMI/SOUTH FLORIDA: Nautilus by Arlo will host Arlo Beach Club, a tented experience on the beach, during Miami Art Week from December 3-7. 

NEW YORK:  The fifth annual Through Her Lens: The Tribeca Chanel Women’s Filmmaker Program will take place November 4-6. 

The American Museum of Natural History will unveil its origami holiday tree and two 19-foot holiday barosauruses on November 25. The 13-foot tree, inspired by the museum exhibition “T.rex: The Ultimate Predator,” will feature 150 origami models of theropod dinosaurs in honor of the museum’s 150th anniversary. The holiday display will be open through January 12. 

Business catering company Hungry held a launch party on October 24. The event featured celebrity chefs and TV personalities Tom Colicchio, Vanessa Cantave, and Michele Ragussis. 

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TORONTO: The Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Weekend & Legends Classic will take place November 15-18. 

With contributions from Claire Hoffman in Los Angeles and Beth Kormanik, Michele Laufik, and Ian Zelaya in New York.

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