1. The event supports the Davidson Farmers' Market
Ten4Ten Dinner is a one-of-a-kind outdoor culinary and community experience on the Davidson Village Green to celebrate the Davidson Farmers' Market, its volunteers and vendors. The Market celebrates 10 years this year. Money raised at this event will go toward significant upgrades to the market’s storage shed. The estimated cost is $20,000.
2. It’s rain or shine this Sunday
The event takes place on 5-9 p.m. June 3 in downtown Davidson. Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred. If there is rain, the event will take place at Kindred Restaurant in Davidson. Tickets include one drink ticket for cocktail hour as well as the pairings, though a cash bar will be available. To purchase tickets, which cost $150, or for more information, go to www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org. Donations for the Farmers' Market storage shed outside of event tickets can also be given through the website.
3. There will be lots of food from award-winning chefs
Eleven award-winning chefs are slated to participate in the event, which is a family style meal featuring locally grown products from market vendors. There will be a four-course meal with wine pairings following a cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction. The chefs include: Bill Schutz of Mandolino’s Artisan Pizza & Flatiron in Davidson; Courtney Spear, Summit Outpost in Davidson; Joe Kindred, Kindred in Davidson; Samantha Allen, Wentworth And Fenn in Charlotte; Clark Barlowe, Heirloom in Charlotte; Justin Burke-Samson, Hello, Sailor in Cornelius; Chris Coleman, Stoke in Charlotte; Tim Groody, Fork! In Cornelius; Paul Verica, The Stanley in Charlotte; Tara Ebersold, Bleu Barn Bistro in Charlotte; and Jen Jentz, The Pickled Peach in Davidson.