Uncorked & Unplugged, one of the Valley’s premier annual taste events, is pleased to unveil its initial list of restaurant partners, each of whom will be sampling sumptuous items from their Fall menus during the event, which is set for Sunday, October 17, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Desert Ridge Marketplace. All event proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale.
Current restaurant partners include:
• Cantina Laredo
• Cholla Prime Steakhouse & Lounge
• Grimaldi’s Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria
• Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill
• Orange Sky
• Paradise Bakery & Café
• Pita Jungle
• Rock Bottom Brewery
• Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill
• Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
• San Felipe’s Cantina
• Sandbar Mexican Grill
• The Grind Burger Bar
• The Melting Pot
• Tommy Bahamas
• Wally’s American Pub’n’Grille
• Wolfley’s Neighborhood Grill
• Yard House
Additional restaurants will be announced in coming weeks.
In addition to gourmet foods, the event will also feature three stages of live entertainment, and the opportunity to sample premium wines and spirits from Diageo Chateau & Estate portfolio as well as domestic and imported beers.
The cost to attend the event is $125, with proceeds benefitting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale. There is also an Executive Badge option available for $200 that includes access to the main event as well as the post party at 9 p.m. and access to the exclusive executive club. Tickets are available online at www.uncorkedandunplugged.org. Tickets will also be available for purchase the night of the event. This is a 21 and older event, proper ID required.
About the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale
Since 1954, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale has provided more than 100,000 Northeast Valley youth with a positive, supervised environment to explore the power of their potential. Today we serve 16,000 children and teens through the organization’s nine branches and 12 outreach sites located in Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, Hualapai Indian Community and other Northeast Valley neighborhoods. The Club offers more than 100 youth development programs emphasizing five core areas: the arts; character & leadership development; education & career development; health & life skills; and sports, fitness & recreation. For more information please visit www.bgcs.org.