Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Rhythm & Soul: A Celebrity Chef Tasting Event

The Rhythm & Soul Host Committee

★ Jessi Arrington & WORKSHOP ★ Daphne Brooks ★ Karen Carmody ★ Veronica Chambers ★ Lu Chekowsky ★ Wendy Cole ★ Lisa Cortes ★ LaRonda Davis ★ Hanna Fox ★ Claudia Gonson ★ Catherine Gund ★ Murray Hill ★ Tiara Jewell ★ Cherry Jones ★ C. Mia Juhng ★ Ruth Lockwood ★ Alison Mazer ★ Dawn Orlando & Funkadelic Studios ★ Kim Rappaport ★ Ifé Sánchez Mora ★ Peter Schickele & Susan Sindall ★

The Event

An all-star roster of celebrity chefs headline at this evening of tastings, cocktails, music, prizes, and more, in the chic downtown setting of The Loft at Tribeca Grill, Drew Nieporent and Robert De Niro’s legendary restaurant.


Chef Aarón Sánchez

Chef Amanda Freitag

Chef Chris Santos

Chef Maneet Chauhan

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian

The Rhythm & Soul Raffle will feature prizes such as Dinner for Two at one or more of the chef’s restaurants, luxury vacation accommodations, signed rock n roll memorabilia, and more.

Some of our awesome confirmed raffle prizes:

VIP Ticket-holders are invited to attend a pre-event cocktail reception and exclusive meet n greet with the evening’s chefs. The VIP ticket also includes a signed copy of a cookbook by one of the evening’s chefs, an arm’s-length of raffle tickets, and a Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls merch pack, which will include a 2013 photo calendar.

The Chef’s Tasting, open to all ticket holders, will feature signature cocktails, wine, and tastings prepared by the evening’s chefs, who will be assisted at their stations by Willie Mae campers. Music will be provided by a team of youth and adult Willie Mae DJ’s.

Tastings served until 8:30 p.m. / Bar open until 9 p.m.

The Tickets

Online ticket sales have now closed, but never fear! You can get your tickets at the door. See you tonight!

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