Park Place is full of amazing restaurants and the “Taste of Park Place” gives you a chance to try them all!
Below is information from the official press release about the “Taste of Park Place and information on how you can enjoy this fabulous day while supporting Newhouse Shelter.
The Newhouse Domestic Violence Shelter Celebrates
Annual “Taste of Park Place”
Park Place Restaurants Come Together to Provide Food, Wine and Hand-Crafted Beer Tastings in Support of the Fight Against Domestic Violence
The second annual “Taste of Park Place” event is on Saturday, April 25th. Located at 117th and Nall Avenue in Leawood, the event at Park Place will offer something for everyone — whether you enjoy food, wine, hand-crafted beer or just want to help support Newhouse’s mission to break the cycle in domestic violence.
The “Dine Around” event allows guests to visit 13 delectable restaurants and food specialty stores throughout Park Place and enjoy light tastings from a diversity of global cuisine. Participating restaurants include 801 Chophouse, 801 Fish, BurgerFi, Carma, Cupcake a la Mode, Gordon Biersch, Parisi Café, Pig & Fish, RA Sushi and more. Each guest will receive a $5 Park Place Gift Card and VIP offers at select retailers.
Before or after the Dine-Around, guests can also participate in a fun and educational session of “Wine and Hand-Crafted Beer Tastings” located at Carma. Kansas City wine and hand-crafted beer connoisseurs will provide attendees with various tastings along with helpful food pairing guidance and valuable tips on selecting the perfect libation for any occasion. Carma will provide light appetizers expertly paired with each tasting. Guests must be 21 or older to attend this event.
Also during the festivities, guests will have the opportunity to bid on a beautiful “Taste of Park Place” painting created by Kansas City artist Mike Savage.
What: Taste of Park Place
When: Saturday, April 25, 2015
Where: Park Place of Leawood, KS
Why: A benefit for Newhouse Women’s Shelter Time: Dine-Around: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Wine and Hand-Crafted Beer Tastings: 1st Session: 1:00-2:00 p.m. 2nd Session: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Cost: Dine Around: $20 in advance/$25 at event per person Wine & Hand-Crafted Beer Tastings: $50 per person Combination “Taste of Park Place” Ticket: $65 per person
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://www.newhouseshelter.org/events/the- taste-of-park-place. Tickets to this event sold out last year so guests are encouraged to reserve online tickets early.
Newhouse is a domestic violence shelter providing comprehensive services to women who have experienced domestic violence. Newhouse’s mission is to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing the tools which allow women to make positive choices and lead self-sufficient lives. One out of four women experience domestic violence and 365 days a year, Newhouse provides women a safe, healing environment, which includes physical, spiritual, psychological, and emotional support. For further information or to make a donation, please visit http://www.newhouseshelter.org.
About Park Place
Park Place is the only mixed-use community in Johnson County, embracing the complete lifestyle from playing to working and every activity in between. Park Place features local, regional and national specialty shops, world class restaurants, luxurious services and renowned office tenants in an environment of tree-lined streets and community areas, truly making it Leawood’s downtown, as named by Mayor Peggy Dunn. Park Place boasts Johnson County’s only outdoor ice skating rink, The Ice. It is the development’s focal point and serves as a community green space during warmer months. Park Place will soon be home to AMC World Headquarters. For more information, visit www.ParkPlaceLeawood.com
I went to this last year and it was wonderful. So much great food, the restaurants really put out their best! It was a wonderful way to spend the afternoon and try out so many places in one shot. Looking forward to the new beverage and food special event this year!