Tuesday, February 28, 2012
The City of Bingen invites all Gorge-area caterers, restaurants, wineries and breweries to be featured in a fundraiser called "Gorge Out."
The dinner and auction event, planned for March 24, will raise funds to complete the community's SkatePark.
At the time of this press release, the participating food and drink vendors are: Angel's Bakery, AniChe Cellars, Beneventi's Pizza, El Rinconcito, Everybody's Brewing, Henni's Kitchen & Bar, Katina's, Los Reyes, Springhouse Cellars, Solstice, Subway, Sweet Things by Julie, and Syncline Winery.
In addition, the city is seeking donations in the form of products or labor services which can be auctioned off during the event.
Bingen Mayor Betty Barnes says, "Thanks to tremendous local support, we have been steadily raising funds for this project. It has been incredible to see the generous spirit of local residents and businesses who have chosen to make this park a priority for our community."
Persons interested in participating, donating, or attending are welcomed.
Food donations: call event coordinator and mayor Betty Barnes, 493-4305.
Wine and beer donations: Lloyd Dekay of the White Salmon Arts Council, 509-637-2737.
Donate goods & services: Sandi Dickey, 541-288-6044.
Tickets: Bingen City Hall ($15 each or 2 for $25), 493-2122.