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27 April, 2018

Add to Calendar 04/27/2018 06:00 PM 04/27/2018 09:00 PM America/Los_Angeles 6th Annual A Taste of Rio Silver Anniversary Edition - Rio Hondo College Foundation This popular and festive event, produced by the Rio Hondo College Foundation, brings together more than 450 guests for an evening of delicious food, fine wine and beer, delightful entertainment, and opportunity drawings. The evening raises funds to support scholarships, programs and equipment that promote student success at Rio Hondo College. Rio Hondo College Cynthia Nickell cnickell@riohondo.edu false MM/DD/YYYY aAxOBgIDszneHwiNAmFL37312

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Event Details

A Taste of Rio - Silver Anniversary Edition

Join us in celebrating the first 25 years of Rio Hondo College Foundation helping students to succeed! A Taste of Rio Silver Anniversary Edition will take place Friday, April 27 on the beautiful Rio Hondo College Campus beginning at 6:00 pm.

This popular and festive event, produced by the Rio Hondo College Foundation, brings together more than 450 guests for an evening of delicious food, fine wine and beer, delightful entertainment, and opportunity drawings. Live musical entertainment adds to the festive atmosphere. Guests will vie for more than 120 tempting opportunity drawing prizes, entering tickets for items they hope to win. The evening raises funds to support scholarships, programs and equipment that promote student success at Rio Hondo College.

A Taste of Rio 2018 restaurants include:  Crooked Gaff Kitchen, The Commoner, Masataco, Tizon Bistro, the Chicken Koop, Tacos N' Miches, Laura's Goodies, Camino Real; along with past favorites Auntie's Bakery & Cafe, California Grill,  Clearman's Steak 'n Stein, Doubletree by Hilton,  The Green Leaf Thai Cuisine, Herach & Ara, Juan Great Fiesta, La Costa Fine Mexican, Lift Coffee Roasters, Tepeyac Restaurant & Tequila Sports Bar, Zapien's Salsa Grill, Campus Food Service, Lagunitas Brewery, Lascari's and more. 

    

To have your restaurant considered for A Taste of Rio, please contact Cynthia Nickell @ (562) 463-7065 or cnickell@riohondo.edu

  • a Taste of Rio Invitation Card - Front
  • a Taste of Rio Invitation Card - Back

Live entertainment by Margarita Luna and La Luna Latin Sound

Margarita Luna
  • VIP Access $75

  • Includes exclusive access to select spirits, wine and craft beer, souvenir glass and VIP gift to take home.

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General Admission $50 - Admission to restaurant and tastings.

Pre-registration $35 - Admission to restaurant and tastings. Pre-registration ends on April 24.

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Register early; last year's event sold out! Pre-registration ends April 24th. Click the button below to purchase your ticket.

Opportunity Drawings

Pre-event drawing tickets are available online... quick, easy, and ready for pick-up! Winners will be announced at "A Taste of Rio" on Friday, April 27, 2018. You do not need to be present to win. Premium drawing items are valued at a minimum of $200. Classic drawing items are valued up to $200. Fund-A-Scholarship drawing prizes are valued at $750 and above.

View drawing items: Premium Drawings - Classic Drawings - Fund-A-Scholarship Drawing

Premium

  • 1 Ticket - $10
  • 3 Tickets - $20
  • 20 Tickets - $50

Classic

  • 1 Ticket - $5
  • 3 Tickets - $10
  • 20 Tickets - $25

Fund-A-Scholarship

  • 1 Ticket - $100

100% of your contributions will support The Rio Hondo College Foundation

(If you are already registered)

Faces of Rio

Read about Oralia, Tron, Stephanie, Daniel and Thanh, a few of the inspiring students who recently graduated from Rio Hondo College. When you make a donation to the Rio Hondo College Foundation, you enable students like these to work toward a brighter future!

  • Oralia Alcorta
  • Tron Bosse
  • Stephanie Lopez
  • Daniel Bresenden
  • Thanh Luong

Rio Hondo College Foundation is an independent non-profit organization whose mission is raising funds to promote student success at Rio Hondo College.

Event Sponsors

Del Terra
Westberg and White Architects
Bank of the West
Credit Union of Southern California
Coca Cola
RBC Capital Markets
Keenan and Associates
IOS (Interior Office Solutions)
Pacific Western Bank
Merrill Lynch Bank of America
City of South El Monte
Schools First Federal Credit Union
Rio Hondo College Faculty Association
ASCIP
The Solis Group
Whittier Union High School District
Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuaries
AALRR
Cossolias | Wilson | Dominguez | Leavitt - Certified Public Accountants
MAP Management
Wood
Beverly Hospital
Williams Tree Services
Majority Leader Ian Calderon
Supervisor Hilda L. Solis
Whittier Hospital Medical Center
Longo Toyora Lexus
Climatec
Athens Services
Republic Services
Payden Rygel
IDS Group
AllStar Cable Products, Inc.
Follett Higher Education Group

Individual Sponsors

Yosh Nakamura - Don and Marta Hannah - David and Jacqueline Brearley - Drs. Lyla and Les Eddington