- November 2014
- Los Angeles, CA
A private concert, celebrity chef–hosted dinner, champagne reception and star-studded awards show — Cardmembers and their guests indulged in a weekend of unparalleled VIP access to the hottest in music and food in the heart of L.A.'s entertainment district.
The weekend kicked off with a private tour of The GRAMMY Museum®, where guests were guided through one-of-a-kind exhibits highlighting the glorious past of music legends, young and old. The tour culminated with a Cardmember-only concert with multi-platinum recording artist Matt Nathanson. Guests were treated to the singer-songwriter's signature acoustic performance and entertaining anecdotes, followed by an intimate question and answer session.
That night, acclaimed chef Ben Ford entertained Cardmembers in LA LIVE's newest culinary addition, Ford's Filling Station. Guests were welcomed to the innovative gastropub by the award-winning chef himself. They then spent the rest of the evening savoring the fresh ingredients and bold flavors from Chef Ford's heralded selection of New American dishes.
On Sunday, the evening began for guests at the ION Rooftop Patio with champagne and hors d'oeuvres, as they overlooked the final preparations for one of music's biggest awards shows below. Afterward, they headed down to the red carpet to see all the stars as they arrived for the main event. As the highlight of their world-class music experience, guests took their preferred seats and delighted in pitch-perfect performances, inspiring tributes and gracious acceptance speeches from contemporary music royalty.