WCPSO hosting fundraiser
Women’s Committee for the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra to host 11th annual International Food Tasting
PETERSBURG — The Women’s Committee for the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra (WCPSO) is hosting its 11th annual International Food Tasting/Silent Auction on Oct. 13. This year’s event will be held from 1–4 p.m. Saturday at the Tabernacle Baptist Church’s Community Life Center, 444 Halifax St.
A statement released by the Women’s Committee invites members of the community to “please come out ... and sample a wide selection of delicious food contributed by many local restaurants and caterers; silently bid on unique items that will be displayed on the Silent Auction tables; and enjoy a delicious glass of wine while listening to the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra Ensemble present an inspiring and enjoyable presentation of classical music.”
Remembering and appreciating the community’s participation last year, the Women’s Committee is looking forward to even greater participation this year. The WCPSO would like to again thank all vendors who participated in last year’s International Food Tasting event.
The organization’s statement reads, “We are honored to have you partner with us as a vendor providing delicious samples of your cuisine as part of our tasting extravaganza. We look forward to seeing you all again this year and we welcome all new vendors.”
Vendors who will be offering samples of their cuisine this year include: Catered Affairs by Shelby, Mason’s Catering, Tier 7 Eatery, Maria’s old Town 21, Tramonto Ristorante, Shut Your Mouf Restaurant, Jimmy’s Grill, Exquisite Taste, Alexander’s Fine Food, Gateway/ Thompson Hospitality, Sweet Temptations, Custom Artisan/ Cakes LLC, Cakes & Moore Bakery, Joe’s Steak & Seafood, Sweet Jesus Potato Pie, Captain D’s, Crocker’s Spot, and the Puerto Rican Bakery & Cafe.
The cost for this event is $30 per ticket and may be purchased from any member of the Women’s Committee. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
For more information, please contact Joan M. Campbell, 804-530-7687 or Ann Morgan, 804-861-4389.
During a previous event, representatives of Mason’s Catering wait to serve attendees of the International Food Tasting and Silent Auction fundraiser hosted by the Women’s Committee for the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Mason’s Catering will be returning to participate in the 2018 food tasting event set for Saturday, Oct. 13.
Pictured at a previous International Food Tasting/Silent Auction fundraiser hosted by the Women’s Committee for the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, two women look over items displayed on the Silent Auction table. The 2018 International Food Tasting/Silent Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 13. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door.