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2014 Taste of the World
Thursday, October 2nd
Tickets include: Cocktail reception, transportation to three international restaurants for three fabulous sample courses, and dessert.
4:30 PM Registration Begins
Upon arrival, Guests & Sponsors check-in at the registration tables located on the front lawn of The VanLandingham Estate. Signature Items will be distributed at registration. All tickets must be claimed between 4:30-5:45 PM.
Cocktail Reception until 5:45 PM
Performance by The Kollard Kings
Event ticket includes (1) Complimentary Beverage
Cash Bar will be available
All tickets must be claimed by 5:45 pm.
5:30 PM - Last call for Cash Bar & Complimentary Beverage
5:45 PM - Guests Begin Boarding Tour-Guided Buses for Restaurant Visits
6:00 PM - Tour-Guided Buses Begin Departing The VanLandingham Estate
6:30 PM – 8:45 PM - Restaurant Visits
8:45 PM – 9:15 PM - Dessert & Coffee Reception
Guests Enjoy Dessert & Coffee at The VanLandingham Estate
Musical Performance by Ron Brendle
International Dance Performance presented by XiaoSong Hèr & The Little Lotus Company
Special Guest Speaker Bob Morgan, President and CEO, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
Special handicap drop off located in The VanLandingham Estate side entrance off of Belvedere Ave.
Anyone that has special accessibility needs, please contact Billy Maddalon at (704) 806-1721 or (704) 334-8909 to arrange for any needed accommodations.
Event parking is available at the following locations:
- Limited, on-site parking at The VanLandingham Estate
- Holy Trinity Lutheran Church’s side lot along Belle Terre Ave.; Please do not park in their main lot.
- Grassy Lot adjacent to Segen Food Mart on The Plaza, between Mecklenburg Ave. & Mimosa Ave.
- Plaza Presbyterian Church
- The Vine UMC - Back parking lot only, off of Chambwood Dr.
Please carpool if possible; parking for the event is free but limited.
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