SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Mother's Day is just a few days away -- do you know what you are going to do for mom?
Here's an idea, you can support a great cause while sipping refreshing cocktails and savoring special dishes created by dozens of local chefs.
One of San Diego’s most popular culinary and social events, “Mama’s Day,” returns to the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
The extraordinary culinary poolside affair is a major source of funding for Mama’s Kitchen, a local nonprofit organization which cooks and delivers hot, nutrition-specific meals free of charge to men, women and children affected by AIDS or cancer throughout San Diego County.
Held the Friday evening before Mother’s Day - Mama’s Day 2014 features more than 55 of San Diego’s premier restaurants, hotels, wineries and catering companies who graciously donate delicious samples for nearly 700 attendees.
Guests enjoy music, food and fun throughout the evening, as well as bidding on an extensive silent auction, entering an opportunity drawing for outstanding prizes, and a Wine Vault, with a chance to win more than $1,000 worth of premium wines.
For more information on this event, go to mamaskitchen.org.
EVENT DETAILS AT A GLANCE:
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
(VIP reception is 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., general admission begins at 6:30 p.m.)
Tickets are $125 per person, $150 at the door.
Limited number of VIP tickets available at $250 per person.
Purchase tickets at www.mamaskitchen.org or call 619-233-6262.