Taste of Chicago & Eli's Cheescake 30th Birthday Party at the 2010 Taste of Chicago

Members from The Band from TV cut a giant 2,000 lb Eli’s birthday cheesecake, in honor of the 30th birthdays of Eli’s Cheesecake of Chicago and The Taste of Chicago, the country’s largest food festival.

(l-r)Jessie Spencer (Fox’s House),  Scott Grimes (American Dad, ER and Robin Hood), Greg Grunberg (NBC’s Heroes and Love Bites), Adrian Pasdar (Heroes, Desperate Housewives), Bob Guiney (The Bachelor and daily host of GSN) and James Denton (ABC’s Desperate Housewives) jo led the crowd in a round of “Happy Birthday” and then cut the supersized treat which was  served free to the public.  Eli’s is the only vendor that has participated in every Taste and is the #1 dessert since its founding in 1980.

Taste of Chicago and Eli's 30th Birthday Celebration.

Desperate Housewives James Denton tastes the frosting from  the giant knife he and fellow band members from “The Band from TV” used to cut the giant 2,000 lb Eli’s birthday cheesecake created to celebrate the 30th birthdays of Eli’s Cheesecake of Chicago and The Taste of Chicago, the country’s largest food festival.