Take an express trip to the tropics on Sunday, June 26th at the Food Bank’s 11th annual Admiral’s Garden fundraising event! Mark your calendar and don’t miss this fabulous event of the summer.
This year local master sugar artists/ cake decorators and pastry chefs have declared a Cupcake War in the Dessert Tasting Tents! Watch Jan Loomis, Tracy Wirta, Mitchell Hughes and Marla Erojo decorate cupcakes and compete. Celebrity judges will decide who will win the Cupcake War!
Mingle and chat with Survivor TV stars Yau-Man Chan, Sylvia Kwan, Chad Crittenden, Sonja Christopher, Cecilia Mansilla and other local media celebrities.
You’ll feel the sand between your toes as you enjoy the authentic Caribbean music of Shabang Steel Drum Band. And, back by popular demand are the Singing Blue Stars of the USS Hornet taking the party back to the swinging sounds of the 40’ and 50’s. Add to the musical line-up DJ’s Denon & Doyle.
The fun starts at 12 noon with the opening of the Wine and Appetizer Tasting Tents and live music by Shabang. At 1:30 a delicious gourmet lunch, prepared by Englund’s Catering, is served in the garden. Dessert Tasting Tents open at 2:30. Learn more about some of our Tasting Tents participants. Tour the mansions, St. Peter’s Chapel and the Naval Museum. Bid on Silent Auction prizes and play fundraising games. Have fun and help the Food Bank r
estock warehouse shelves for the summer. Be sure to wear your favorite tropical outfit!
The low event price of $75 per person or two for $140 includes all food, drink, entertainment and tours. Bring extra cash, check or credit card if you wish to participate in the auction or games.
For more information including online reservations, visit www.theeventofthesummer.com.