This upcoming Saturday November 16th, the Diamond Jamboree Center in Irvine, CA will host Roy Choi, to promote his newly published cookbook/memoir. The Hill, UC Irvine Bookstore will be on site selling L.A. Son: My Life, My City, My Food, which was released on November 5th. In addition, the KogiBBQ truck will be on-site adjacent to the parking structure. 

Don't want to wait until the signing to pick up a copy of  L.A. Son? Get yours in advance at The Hill, a local bookseller, and bring them to the event as a limited amount of books will be available on-site.

WHAT: Roy Choi Book Signing | Meet & Greet | KogiBBQ Truck

WHEN: Saturday, November 16, 2013 | 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Diamond Jamboree center | 2700 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606

PARKING: Event parking is available next door at Free Chapel Church.

INFO: For more info, visit

About Roy Choi
Roy Choi was born in Seoul, Korea and raised in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from the Culinary Institute of America and went on to cook at the internationally acclaimed Le Bernardin. He was named Best New Chef by Food and Wine in 2010. Choi is the co-owner, co-founder, and chef of Kogi BBQ, as well as the restaurants Chego!, A-Frame, Sunny Spot and POT. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

About The Hill
In 1981, the University of California, Irvine opened the University Bookstore in the University Center to serve the needs of the students, faculty, staff and community providing required & recommended books, supplies and services which enhance the educational process. In 1988, the University Bookstore temporarily moved to a location in the University Tower during the Phase III expansion of the University Center (now called UCI Student Center), which re-opened in January 1990. Phase IV renovation of the Student Center completed in 2007. The store underwent a rebranding effort and emerged as The Hill in fall 2012 to focus on students' retail needs in addition to campus course materials. The Hill is a not-for-profit, self-supporting organization owned by UC Irvine currently employing more than100 UCI students with many full-time staff that are UCI Alumni.

About Diamond Jamboree
Diamond Jamboree Center, Orange County's international dining destination, is located conveniently in Irvine. Featuring a range of services and dining options to please every palate, the center is representative of its community. A unique Southern California attraction that brings together a variety of cuisines and international flavors - Diamond Jamboree brings you the world! For more information, please visit

Images via Diamond Jamboree & Kogi BBQ