On Thursday, August 6th, Audi will present the sixth annual An Evening on the Beachat the Jonathan Beach Club Santa Monica, in support of St. Vincent Meals on Wheels of Los Angeles.
Featuring some of LA’s best chefs, the event’s guests relax with tempting morsels off the grill, vintner tastings, specialty cocktails, great music, and a crackling fire as the summer sun sets over the ocean. Dress is casual, shoes are optional, and proceeds will help to provide the over 4,000 meals needed to feed homebound seniors and other vulnerable residents across the Los Angeles area every day.
This year’s chef line-up includes:
:: Alex Ageneau of aestus Restaurant
:: Gino Angelini of Angelini Osteria
:: Jered Standing of Belcampo Meat Co
:: Genevieve Gergis of Bestia
:: Jonathan Grahm of Compartes Chocolatier
:: Ray England and Shannon Swindle of Craft Restaurant
:: Jared Levy of The Eveleigh
:: Clark Staub of Full of Life Flatbread
:: Frankie and Vanessa of Gustus Vitae
:: Frank Ostini of Hitching Post
:: Jason McClain and Quentin Collignon of the Jonathan Club
:: Kai Kani of KAI Pop-up
:: Alec Lestr of Patina
:: Dahlia Narvaez of Pizzeria and Osteria Mozza
:: Chris Phelps and Zak Walters of Salt’s Cure
:: Jessica Koslow of SQIRL Restaurant
:: Andrew Vaughan of Terranea Resort
:: Micah Wexler of Wexler’s Deli
:: John Lechleidner of WP24
Cheese stations will be presented by Laura Chenel’s Chèvre and Marin French Cheese, with a special mozzarella bar by Mimmo Bruno of Di Stefano Cheese.
Specialty cocktails will be served by mixologist/spirit ambassador Marcos Tello of El Silencio Mezcal, in addition to a Chopin Vodka martini bar complete with Petrossian caviar stuffed olives, a Selvarey Rum bar, and a coffee bar by Vittoria Coffee. Specialty wines will be presented by a group of guest vintners including:
:: Alta Colina Wines
:: Ascension Cellars
:: Beekeeper Cellars
:: Bonaccorsi Wine Company
:: Bonny Doon Vineyard
:: DemiJohn Imports
:: Dr. Loosen
:: Hartley Ostini Hitching Post Winery
:: Holman Cellars
:: Jordan Vineyard and Winery
:: Justin Vineyards and Winery
:: Kalin Cellars
:: LIOCO Wine
:: Malibu Vineyards
:: Melville Vineyards
:: Robert Craig Winery
:: Sevtap Winery
:: Symington Family Premium Port Wines
Tickets are $175, including parking, and are on sale now through the event websitewww.eveningonthebeach.com.
For the first time this year, on-demand transportation provider Lyft is partnering with Evening on the Beach to help guests travel more safely and easily to and from the event. More information about Lyft credits and other transportation suggestions will be available in the coming weeks.
Guests can also enjoy special offerings on the “Road to the Beach” by visiting each participating restaurant in advance of the August 6th event. Follow @ChefsontheBeach on Instagram for more information.
In addition to Audi, sponsors include Accenture, FreshPoint of Southern California, 100.3 The Sound, Badiot and Evian waters, Impact Production, The Hospitality Collective, Verterra Dinnerware, Clear Channel Outdoor and Wine Spectator.