17 April, 2020
0 RestaurantsFood, Wine, and Beer
A Taste of Rio
A Taste of Rio will take place Friday, April 17, 2020 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 500 guests for an evening of delicious foods, fine wine and craft beer, delightful entertainment, and opportunity drawings. Musical entertainment adds to the festive atmosphere. Guests will vie for more than 100 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 2019 restaurants included: Crooked Gaff Kitchen, The Commoner, Tacos N' Miches, Simply Southern Cuisine, Laura's Goodies, Angry Horse Brewing; along with past favorites Clearman's Steak 'n Stein, California Grill, Doubletree by Hilton, The Green Leaf Thai Cuisine, El Coraloense Mariscos, Herach & Ara Catering, Brewjeria Company, Juan Great Fiesta, Tepeyac Restaurant & Tequila Sports Bar, Zapien's Salsa Grill, Campus Food Service, Lascari's, South Central Brewing Company, Starwood Brewery, Lagunitas Brewing Company and more.
To have your restaurant considered for A Taste of Rio, please contact Erika Perret-Martinez @ (562) 463-6645 or email@example.com
Registration for A Taste of Rio 2020 is currently closed.
General Admission $50 - Admission to restaurant and tastings.
Pre-registration $35 - Pre-registration ends on April 24 @ 6:00pm.
VIP Access $75
- The following VIP experiences are provided:
- VIP BEER GARDEN Agustin Ruelas, owner of Brewjeria will be serving Premium craft beer
- FEATURED RESTAURANTS Annette’s Pizzeria will be making fresh artisan pizzas
- VIP PREMIUM WINES AND SPIRITS Premium and Sparkling wines courtesy of the Fairplex will be poured
- VIP ENTERTAINMENT Acoustic Guitarist, Daniel Vera
- VIP GIFTS Souvenir Glass
The Commoner from Uptown Whittier will be featuring freshly shucked oysters.
El Coraloense from Bell Gardens and a Johnathan Gold favorite will be making fresh paella
Premium spirits will also be provided
Photo Booth - Capture your evening memories via the photobooth courtesy of Scrapbooth
VIP gift to take home
2019 A Taste of Rio drawing winners can be found here: http://bit.ly/ATOR2019-Winners
To collect your opportunity drawing item, please contact Erika Perret-Martinez at 562-463-6645 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- 1 Ticket - $10
- 3 Tickets - $20
- 15 Tickets - $50
- 1 Ticket - $5
- 3 Tickets - $10
- 10 Tickets - $25
- 1 Ticket - $100
- 3 Tickets - $200
100% of your contributions will support The Rio Hondo College Foundation Scholarship Program
Faces of Rio
Read about Bailey, Yarisma, Justin, and Brenda, 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!
Rio Hondo College Foundation is an independent non-profit organization whose mission is raising funds to promote student success at Rio Hondo College.