The JBF Gala: A Night of Award Winners

Hosted by James Beard Foundation Contact Host

Ticket Information

Benefactor

Preferred seating for one, listing in event program as Benefactor, VIP gift bag, and access to 6:30pm VIP cocktail reception.


Price $1,500.00
Fee $7.95
Quantity
Host Member

Reserved member seating for one, and gift bag.


Price $750.00
Fee $7.95
Quantity
Host General Public

Reserved non-member seating for one, and gift bag.


Price $1,000.00
Fee $7.95
Quantity

Event Description

VIP Reception: 6:30 P.M.
Reception and Silent Auction: 7:00 P.M.
Dinner and Live Auction: 8:00 P.M.


Honoring Susan Ungaro, JBF President, for her leadership.


Join James Beard Foundation trustees, members, and supporters hosted by gala co-chairs Henni and John Kessler, Robin and Fred Seegal, and vice chairs Ellen Hanson and Richard Perlman for the annual James Beard Foundation Gala! Featuring a once-in-a-lifetime collaborative dinner by legendary James Beard Award winners, and live and silent auctions of priceless experiences, this star-studded evening supports the James Beard Foundation's national efforts including the National Scholars Program.

 

Featured Chefs:


JBF Award Winner Lidia Bastianich and Fortunato Nicotra, Felidia, NYC


JBF Award Winner Barbara Lynch, Barbara Lynch Gruppo, Boston


JBF Award Winner, Jonathon Sawyer, The Greenhouse Tavern, Cleveland


JBF Award Winner Michael Solomonov, Zahav, Philadelphia


JBF Award–Winning Pastry Chef Ghaya Oliveira, Daniel, NYC


Host Chef Mathew Woolf, Rainbow Room, NYC


Bar Director William Elliott, Maison Premiere, Brooklyn, NY


JBF Award–Winning Sommelier Larry Stone, Lingua Franca, Willamette Valley, OR


Event Chairs
Henni and John Kessler
Robin and Frederic Seegal


Vice Chairs
Ellen Hanson and Richard Perlman
  

Support Levels:


Event Chair: $25,000
Prominent listing on all collateral materials as Event Chair including a full-page ad in the event program, premium seating for 10, VIP gift bag, access to 6:30 P.M. VIP cocktail reception with exclusive kitchen tour and toast and photo opportunity with participating chefs, personalized table signage and place cards. In addition, Beard House Boardroom dinner for up to 12 guests at a mutually agreed upon date.


Vice Chair: $20,000
Listing on all collateral materials as Vice Chair including a full-page ad in the event program, premium seating for 10, VIP gift bag, access to 6:30 P.M. VIP cocktail reception with exclusive kitchen tour and toast and photo opportunity with participating chefs, personalized table signage and place cards.


Benefactor: $15,000
Preferred seating for 10, half-page ad in the event program as Benefactor, VIP gift bag, and access to 6:30 P.M. VIP cocktail reception.


For table purchases, please contact Michelle Santoro at msantoro@jamesbeard.org or 212.627.111 x552

For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Julie Marshall at jmarshall@jamesbeard.org or 212.633.9145

For silent auction donations, please contact Victoria Woo at vwoo@jamesbeard.org

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