Official “Diet Drop Date” is Friday, May 12. That’s when 14 chefs will provide one of North Texas’ finest grazing experiences at the TACA Lexus Party On The Green at AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Sammons Park. Presented by Highland Park Village, Co-Chairs Katherine Wynne and Tia Wynne have arranged for celebrity chef tastings, a wine cork pull, a silent auction, live music and performances by TACA-supported arts organization in continuing celebration of TACA’s 50th anniversary.
According to TACA Carlson President/Executive Director Wolford McCue, “TACA’s mission is to support the performing arts community, so not only is the AT&T Performing Arts Center the perfect backdrop for TACA Party on the Green, it also provides us more space to showcase several of our beneficiaries. Tia and Katherine have planned an incredible evening with local celebrity chefs and performances by TACA supported arts organizations, all with the goal to raise critical funding for the local arts.”
The list of chefs includes Nicolas Blouin of Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, Dean Fearing of Fearing’s Restaurant, Lisa Garza-Selcer of Sissy’s Southern Kitchen, John Gilbert of G Texas Custom Catering, Sara Griffin of Chelsea Corner, Jeffrey Kollinger of Tillman’s Roadhouse, Sader Matheis of Salum Restaurant, Sonny Pache of Ocean Prime and Rosewood Ranches Waygu Beef, Janice Provost of Parigi, Daniele Puelo of CiboDivino Marketplace, Gianni Santin and Tida Pichakron of Haute Sweets Patisserie, Drew Swanson of Wolfgang Puck Catering, John Tesar of Knife at The Highland Dallas and Participating Late Night Chef: Mesero.
The chef sponsors include Faye C. Briggs, Carlson Capital LP, Dallas Southwest Osteopathic Physicians Inc., Gwen and Leldon Echols, Leah and Jim Pasant, Donna Wilhelm and Wynne Transportation.
Katherine and Tia have arranged for the following opportunities for guests
- $500 — The entire evening plus early entry at 6:30 p.m.
- $375 — The entire evening starting at 7:30 p.m.
- $150 — Late night partying starting at 9:30 p.m.
Tickets and sponsorships are available here!
Thank you notes should go to the following sponsors:
- Title Sponsor – Lexus / The Dallas – Ft. Worth Lexus Dealers
- Presenting Sponsor – Highland Park Village
- Patron Sponsor – The Rosewood Corporation
- Cork Pull Sponsor – Bank of Texas
- Wristband Sponsor – Frost Bank
- Official Airline – American Airlines
- Host – AT&T Performing Arts Center
- Valet Sponsor – Platinum Parking
- Media Sponsors – PaperCity, Texas Monthly, CultureMap and MySweetCharity