South Florida’s most creative and talented Celebrity Chefs once again converged at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for the 24th Annual Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction benefiting Ann Storck Center. More than 500 guests filled Hard Rock Live to dine on the delicious culinary delights of 26 of South Florida’s most innovative and celebrated chefs; Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, Aruba Beach Cafe, BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, Bob Roth’s New River Groves & Terry’s World Famous Pies, Bravo Peruvian Cuisine, Brimstone Woodfire Grill, Casa D’Angelo Ristorante, Coastal, Crave Rum, Hard Rock Cafe, Hickory Sticks BBQ, Honeybaked Ham, I Heart Mac N Cheese, Jason’s Deli, JOJI Yogurt, Mimi’s Ravioli, Native Brewing Company, Riverside Market South, Roho Kitchen, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Catering, Sweet & Savory Catering, Tarpon River Cafe & Absolute Catering, Tijuana Taxi Co., Tin Fish, Truluck’s Seafood Steak & Crab House, and Wild Sea Oyster Bar & Grille.
The evening highlights included the best cuisine around, cocktail reception presented by Memorial Healthcare Systems, an open bar, beautiful decor by the talented staff at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, a silent auction, special performance by ASC Preschools, and live entertainment by Jesse Hamilton Jr. and Samuel Alexander. This year’s event was a resounding success, earning more than $230,000.
For over 30 year, Ann Storck Center has been dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with development disabilities. The Center strives to discover and build upon the uniqueness and strengths of each person to provide life-enriching experiences. Programs include Early Intervention, Preschool, Residential, Adult Day Training and Express & Fine Arts.