Annual culinary Event Aims to End Childhood Hunger in America
Prepare your taste buds for the return of the city’s most anticipated culinary event of the year, Atlanta’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry. Celebrating its 29th anniversary, the event will take place on Thursday, April 20th in a brand new venue, Southern Exchange at 200 Peachtree, featuring more restaurants, more chefs and more surprises including an intimate VIP Dinner Experience. 100% of proceeds support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign to end childhood hunger in America.
Leading the 2017 event along with our Event Chairmen, Pano Karatassos and George McKerrow, is Honorary Chef Cat Cora, TV personality and restaurateur, and Honorary Chair Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges, entertainer, restaurateur and partner of Chicken + Beer.
Guests can take part in two different culinary events: an ultra-exclusive VIP experience featuring a multi-course dinner with wine pairings (prepared table side) by several of Atlanta’s most influential chefs, or the Grand Tasting experience, sampling signature fare and spirits from over 50 of the city’s premier restaurants while enjoying auctions, wine tastings and live entertainment.
Restaurants participating in the Grand Tasting experience include: 10 Degrees South, 5Church, Aria, Atlanta Fish Market, Atlanta Grill at Ritz-Carlton, Atlas, Bistro Niko, Canoe, Cat Cora’s Kitchen, Chai Pani, Chicken + Beer, City Winery, Davio’s, Gunshow, Gypsy Kitchen, Holeman and Finch, Kevin Rathbun Steak, Kyma, Le Bilboquet, Local Three, Marlow’s Tavern, Seed Kitchen & Bar, Superica, Ted’s Montana Grill, Umi.
The Grand Tasting event takes place from 7:00-10:00pm and guests must be 21 or over. Tickets are $250 and may be purchased here. Visit Atlanta’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry for more information on the VIP dinner. (courtesy of No Kid Hungry)
200 Peachtree Street NW