VIP event 

Friday, October 26, 2018 from 6:30 – 11 p.m.

Celebrity chef Kent Rathbun plans to create a seated three-course dinner for top sponsors at the VIP Event on Friday, October 26, and recruit a wide range of area chefs to provide all guests with an unforgettable à la carte under the stars. The evening will culminate with samplings from the Park’s most popular food trucks and dancing to Dallas’s current “IT” band, the Jordan Kahn Orchestra. Guests may attend the VIP Event by purchasing a sponsorship package.

Additional event details include:

  • Private dining room experience with Champagne welcome reception and exclusive chef-prepared courses with sommelier-curated wine pairings

  • Wine tastings from premier vineyards and bites from Dallas' favorite chefs

  • Live music and dancing

  • 600 VIP C-suite executives and area philanthropists



Grand Taste

Saturday, october 27, 2018, 12 – 4 p.m.

On Saturday, October 27, Klyde Warren Park will be teeming with tastemakers who have exclusive access to a special Grand Taste event. The city’s hottest chefs will offer bites paired with premier wines, spirits and locally-brewed beers, while expert speakers, one-of-a-kind activities and the cool tunes of DJ S.O.U.L.JAH round out the day.

Additional event details include:

  • Wine tastings from 20-30 vineyards and bites from Dallas’ beloved chefs

  • Entertainment in the park

  • 2,000 food and wine lovers

  • Open to the public with ticket purchase