14Th Annual Premium Sake Tasting Night with Silent Auction
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
1180 W. Hastings
Tonari Gumi’s Premium Sake Tasting Night returns to the grand ballroom of the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel. Co-hosted by the Sake Association of BC, this night is one of the largest event of its kind in Canada, bringing together major sake distributors and brewers from Japan and North America. Expect offerings of over 40 kinds of premium sakes, umeshu (plum wines) and exclusive products not yet available in BC. Along with the sake tastings, enjoy appetizers prepared by some of the top restaurants in the city, such as Minami, Forage, Hapa Izakaya & Octopus’ Garden.
The night will be emceed by Margaret Gallagher, host of CBC Radio One’s Hot Air, and will also feature a silent auction and raffle prize draws.
$75 Regular Ticket (until Oct 9th – advance purchase only)
$95 Special VIP Ticket Package**
**Special VIP Ticket Package includes an exclusive sake tasting seminar & room, prior to event at 6pm. And early access to main tasting event and auction.
Tickets are available ONLINE, at Tonari Gumi or by calling Tonari Gumi at (604) 687-2172
Proceeds from this event will help fund Tonari Gumi (The Japanese Community Volunteers Association) which is a community-based grassroots organization, committed in serving the needs of the Japanese Canadian community through volunteerism, support and outreach. Read more about us here: http://tonarigumi.ca/about/about-us/