EyeOnSouthFlorida.com Staff – Sept 12, 2013 If the kick-off party was any indication of the extravaganza that awaits us on Sept. 27th then we can’t wait!! You won’t want to miss it either make sure to get your tickets and participate in a great event for a great cause.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to Host 20th Annual Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction
to Benefit Ann Storck Center Friday, September 27
20th Annual Platinum Celebration
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – The Food! The Décor! The Ambience! Dozens of South Florida’s most celebrated and beloved Celebrity Chefs will converge at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, September 27 at 7 p.m. for the 20th Annual Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction to benefit the Ann Storck Center, one of Florida’s most respected non-profit organizations.
“This not-be-missed showcase provides our best local chefs with an opportunity to tout their culinary skills, serve great food and benefit a great cause,” says Ann Storck Center’s Executive Director Charlotte Mather-Taylor. “Food connoisseurs and our loyal attendees all agree that the Ann Storck Center’s Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction is one of the most outstanding fundraisers of its kind.”
One of the tastiest kick-off events of the season, The Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction will feature the distinct and varied gourmet flavors of South Florida prepared by more than 20 elite talented chefs. Guests will enjoy classic cuisine and conversation at elegantly appointed tables with designated seating amidst imaginative and fanciful décor, including one-of-a-kind, hand embellished electric guitar centerpieces created by Ann Storck Center artists. These guitars can be purchased for $100, with all proceeds directly benefitting the Ann Storck Center.
Local restaurants include:
Abe & Louie’s
Aruba Beach Café
Bamboo Nohas
Blue Bell Creameries
Bob Roth’s New River
Casa D’Agenlo
Ceviche by the Sea
Chef Elis’a Catering
Hard Rock Café
Jimmie’s Chocolates
Kitchen 305
Martorano’s Restaurant
Mimi Ravioli
Oceans 234
Peter Pan Diner
Tastebuds Catering
Thasos Greek Taverna
The Sweet Girls Shop
Tokyo Blue
A variety of top-notch luxury silent auction items will include vacation packages, jewelry, sports items, autographed memorabilia and more hand-picked items in massive, professionally decorated gift baskets. A unique live auction called “Bids for Kids” lets guests make a difference by sponsoring a child attending the Ann Storck Center’s Preschool.