Beach, Brews & BBQ!

September 21, 2022

The seventh Annual Beach, Brews, and BBQ returns to the beautiful Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort on Saturday, October 15, 2022, from 1-6 p.m.!The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Orange County Chapter’s Beach, Brews, and BBQ is by far the tastiest charity event of the season, featuring unlimited samples of handcrafted beers, the best BBQ in town, live entertainment, and auctions to win amazing items. Eat, drink, dance the day away with live entertainment from The Droppers, and bid on unique silent and live auction items. Come on out and find out why this event has earned its reputation as the craft beer event of…

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Khan Saab Launches Fundraiser to Help Pakistan Flood Relief

September 13, 2022

Khan Saab Desi Craft Kitchen, a Michelin Bib Gourmand award winning 100% Halal eatery in Fullerton, has launched a fundraiser to support Pakistan flood relief, as more than one-third of the country is underwater. Every Tuesday, now through October 15th, the restaurant is donating 15% of all sales to help the victims, which have already numbered over 33 million people. Founder and executive chef Imran “Ali” Mookhi is a Pakistani immigrant himself, who came to the United States with the goal of elevating traditional Indian, Pakistani and Afghan cuisine alongside his team, many of whom are also immigrants of the Desi region. Innovative menu highlights…

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Local Chefs Unite for OCAPICA’s 6th Tastemakers of OC Fundraiser

September 12, 2022

In conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Orange County Asian and Pacific Islander Community Alliance (OCAPICA), the 6th Tastemakers of Orange County fundraising event will be held on Wednesday, September 14 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. Nearly two dozen local chefs will celebrate the Asian and Pacific Islander community, culture, and heritage by giving guests the opportunity to indulge in one-of-a-kind Asian and Pacific Island-inspired dishes.  Proceeds from tickets sold for this event benefit OCAPICA's numerous programs and services in mental health and health, youth development, housing assistance, policy education,…

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Supervisor Foley’s First Annual Animal Adoption Day!

September 06, 2022

Adopt a furry friend and help empty overcrowding shelters with Supervisor Foley’s first annual Animal Adoption Day! This special one-day adoption event, presented in partnership with Orange County Supervisor Katrina Foley and OC Animal Care, will take place on Saturday, September 10, at OC Animal Care in Tustin from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. During Animal Adoption Day, walk-ups are welcome; a drive-through pet food pantry will provide free food and necessities from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.; adoption fees will be waived from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; and Pooches on the Patio, a volunteer-led doggy meet and greet event, will take place…

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MaxLove Project’s Farm to Fork Dinner 2022

August 22, 2022

Join a magical evening of farm-fresh cuisine at MaxLove Project’s Farm to Fork Dinner benefiting families fighting childhood cancer! Chef Azmin Ghahreman of Sapphire Culinary Group and Blue Stone Kitchen and five other extraordinary guest chefs will be serving an interactive, multi-course dinner of worldly farm fresh cuisine.  Enjoy breath-taking views of Orange County’s stunning Tanaka Farms while savoring locally sourced ingredients and sipping expert-selected wine on Saturday, September 17 beginning at 4:30 pm. MaxLove Project is an organization that works to empower families fighting childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases through quality of life care, innovative research, culinary medicine, whole-body wellness, social support and…

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