Gourmet food and wine event benefits Virginia Peninsula Foodbank

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by 13News

WVEC.com

Posted on April 15, 2013 at 8:44 AM

Updated Monday, Apr 15 at 12:41 PM

HAMPTON -  Thursday night will be filled with great food and wine at the 20th annual Tastefully Yours event to benefit the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank.

Enter through the gardens, then sip and nibble your way through the Grand Tasting Pavilion. Sample tasty delights from over 35 restaurants in Hampton Roads, including gourmet desserts. Try wine from different countries and sample new beers such as Budweiser’s new Black Crown and Goose Island. 

Tickets for the April 18 event 9are $35.00 in advance at $50.00 at the door of the Hampton Roads Convention Center on Convention Drive in Hampton.

Proceeds will be used to purchase food and provide services for over 250 partner agencies, including food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters, child nutrition initiatives such as the Food for Kids Backpack program and Kids Cafe, and other emergency organizations in Hampton Roads, Foodbank officials said.

the Go to the Foodbank website for more information and to purchase tickets.

 

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