We look forward to celebrating the one-of-a-kind tasting experience, the Grand Chefs Experience, once again at The Field Museum. The gala will feature signature hors d’oeuvres from Chicagoland restaurants, fine wines and spirits, along with a culinary inspired silent auction. After the tasting, guests will move downstairs to dine with the world’s largest dinosaur, Maximo! While dining, guests will hear from our honored CF Fighter and support scientific advancements during our bid for a cure and dynamic live auction.
The celebration continues with live music, custom curated cocktails, mouth-watering pastries, and late-night bites during Nightcap—Chicago’s acclaimed after party. Throughout the evening food will be abundant, libations will be flowing, and your support will make us one step closer to a CURE.
Saturday, March 2, 2024
Field Museum | 1400 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
6:00 PMRegistration Opens
Chefs Tasting Begins Featuring a Collection of Chicago's Finest Chefs
8:00 PMDinner Service Begins
8:30 PMLive Program Begins
Live Auction and Bid for a Cure
9:00 PMNightcap Registration Opens
Nightcap Pre-Party with Sue Begins
9:30 PMNightcap Begins Featuring Desserts by Chicago's Elite Pastry Chefs and Signature Cocktails from the City's Trendsetters in Mixology
Live Music and Dancing
12:00 AMEvent Ends
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