BON APPETIT FOOD & WINE CELEBRATION SET FOR APRIL 28
Bon Appétit Food & Wine Celebration, the Chula Vista Public Library Foundation’s annual gala event, returns to the Otay Ranch Town Center, 2015 Birch Road, on Saturday, April 28, from 5 to 9 p.m. The evening fundraiser under the stars takes place in the Town Center’s Food Pavilion. Tickets are $45 per person and can be purchased at any of the three Chula Vista Libraries (Civic Center, Otay Ranch and South Chula Vista) or at the door. Guests must be age 21 or over.
Highlights of this year’s festivity include a wide selection of wines offered by Savoie Italian Eatery. Third Avenue Alehouse will provide craft beer. Local restaurants and food purveyors will offer sumptuous taste treats. Guests can bid on outstanding gift items and packages in silent and live auctions. Among them are VIP concert tickets to see major recording artists, such as Foreigner, Rod Steward and Cyndi Lauper, Brad Paisley, Ozzy Osbourne and Stone Sour, Luis Miguel, and more, at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre. KSDS radio deejay, John Phillips, will provide the entertainment, broadcasting new and classic dance music. An annual favorite aspect of the party will be the grand prize drawing for a $1000 Visa gift card; tickets for this drawing are $5 each and can be purchased in advance from each library branch as well as at the event. The winner need not be present.
Proceeds from this year’s Bon Appétit event will benefit the Chula Vista Public Library Foundation’s support of library services and programs to further the education and community service goals of the library. Information about the non-profit Foundation can be found at www.cvlibraryfoundation.com.
Chula Vista library branches are: Civic Center, 365 F Street; South Chula Vista, 389 Orange Avenue; and Otay Ranch, in the Otay Ranch Town Center, 2015 Birch Road, Suite 409. For further information about the event, please call (619) 691-5170.