16, Palm Court Ballroom at the Vinoy Renaissance, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. Tickets $225. Battle of the ‘Burg hosted by Donatella Arpaia. Burger bash and music 1-4 p.m. Nov. 17, the Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway. Tickets $75. Culinary demonstrations and discussions (All at the Mahaffey Theater Ballroom on Nov. 16. Tickets $50 for each session.) Panel discussion with author Allen Salkin (from Scratch: Inside the Food Network) and Donatella Arpaia, Scott Conant and Masaharu Morimoto, 10-10:45 a.m. Seafood and pasta demonstration by Scott Conant, 11-11:45 a.m. New Latin classics demonstration by Lorena Garcia, noon-12:45 p.m.

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