The 10th Annual Gourmet Grazing on the Green, a fabulous festival featuring the best local food, wine and beer, supports the Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group. The Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people living with cancer in the Santa Cruz community. Working with a dedicated group of volunteers and partners, the organization raises community consciousness through events and outreach and provides vital financial support for several Santa Cruz beneficiary organizations including Hospice of Santa Cruz, Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Association and Cancer Research at University of California at Santa Cruz.
Held at beautiful Aptos Village Park on Saturday, September 21st from 12 – 4 pm, Grazing on the Green is a fun filled day of fine wine, excellent food, locally crafted beers, and live music! Spend the afternoon sampling the delicious flavors from dozens of the finest local restaurants and local wineries as well as breweries. Also, Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group is honored to welcome attendees to meet and greet the Beneficiaries who are our special guests at the event. Beneficiaries include Hospice of Santa Cruz County, Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Association, Katz Cancer Resource Center, WomenCARE Cancer Advocacy and Researchers from the University of California at Santa Cruz.
This year will mark our 10th Annual event. Ticket prices include all food, wine and beer tastings all day, plus a wine glass. By purchasing a $65 ticket to this food and wine festival, attendees are raising funds for the Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group (SCCBG) while enjoying a fun day fit for foodies and wine-lovers. There will be a huge selection of Santa Cruz restaurants and local wineries & breweries participating in the 2013 event. Tickets will be on sale by August. Tickets include admission to the event, special souvenir wine glass, and a day of food, wine and beer tasting.
The Facts: • Saturday, September 21st • Noon-4:00pm • $65 per ticket • Group discount: 10 tickets for $500 • Aptos Village Park,100 Aptos Creek Road, Aptos 95003 • For more info go to http://sccbg.org/g3_main_page.html • Tickets on Sale August 1st.
To learn more about Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group go to http://sccbg.org or follow them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/#!/SantaCruzCancerBenefitGroup. To make a donation mail to SCBG P.O Box 2564 • Santa Cruz, CA 95062 • Voicemail (831) 465-1989.