Events and Meals

NOTE TO SUMMIT ATTENDEES: These events are included with your Summit registration!

If you do not have a Summit pass, and ONLY want to attend the meals, click here to buy a ticket for the meals.

11/3 Welcome Reception

MaritimeCtrTime: 6:30-8:30PM
Location: 10 Wharfside Street, Charleston, SC. 29401

Join us for a whole hog and oyster roast at the Maritime Center! Enjoy unparalleled views of the Charleston waterfront at this barbecue and oyster roast at the Maritime Center. Jimmy Hagood, owner of Food for the Southern Soul will be barbecuing a whole hog from Niman Ranch as well as introducing guests to a time-honored low country tradition — the oyster roast. Lauren Mitterer from Wildflour Bakery will provide sweets. American Harvest will be serving signature cocktails alongside sustainably grown wines from Hess Winery and craft beer from Charleston’s own Palmetto Brewery. Click here to buy a ticket for the meal.

Guests should dress warmly as this venue is partially outdoors. Breezes from the water can be chilly in November!

11/4: Reception at the South Carolina Aquarium

IMG_20131010_113355Time: 7:00-9:00PM
Location: 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston, SC. 29401

Join more than 10 talented Charleston chefs for a delicious evening at the South Carolina Aquarium. Participating restaurants and chefs include: Sean Brock (Husk,McCrady’s), Craig Deihl (Cypress), Drew Hedlund (Fleet Landing), Mike Lata (FIG/The Ordinary), Josh Keeler (Two Borough’s Larder),  Jacques Larson (Wild Olive), Kevin Johnson (The Grocery), Frank Lee (Slightly North of Broad), and the Culinary Institute of CharlestonMore details coming soon. Click here to buy a ticket for the meal.

11/5: Lunch and Sustainability Awards at Lowndes Grove

Time: 12:30-2:45PM
Location: 266 St. Margaret Street, Charleston, SC. 29403

lowndes-grove1Bluegrass ensemble The Bluestone Ramblers will set the scene for the closing lunch, to be held on the lawn of Lowndes Grove Plantation, overlooking the Ashley River.

Chef Nico Romo from Fish Restaurant will be serving seafood appetizers. Chef John Zucker of Cru Cafe will serve up a smoked lamb from our friends at American Lamb Board. James Beard award-winning Chef Robert Stehling of Hominy Grill will be preparing a range of low country side dishes including pinebark stew, tomato pudding, cowboy beans, red rice, greens and cornbread. We’ll be pouring wines from Hess and craft beer from Charleston’s Palmetto Brewery. Click here to buy a ticket for the meal.

Summit ticket holders: you must RSVP for the Closing Lunch in advance to ensure you have a seat. RSVP below: