New Jersey Stage

Sunday, November 3, 2013

ALGONQUIN ARTS THEATRE FUNDRAISER HOLDS "FORKS & CORKS" FUNDRAISER

(MANASQUAN, NJ) -- Algonquin Arts Theatre will host "Forks & Corks: A Food, Wine & Beer Tasting" at The Mill at Spring Lake Heights on Monday, November 18 from 6 to 9 p.m.
"Forks & Corks" is sponsored by Jersey Bites and will feature a number of the Jersey Shore's top restaurants brewers, wine makers and distillers. The Paul Marino Band will provide entertainment. All proceeds from the event support Algonquin Arts Theatre's programs.

Tickets purchased by Friday, November 1 cost $65 and are available online at algonquinarts.org , by phone at 732-528-9211 or at the Algonquin Box Office located at 173 Main Street in Manasquan. The Box Office is open from 12-6 p.m. weekdays and 12-4 p.m. Saturdays. Starting Saturday, November 2, the ticket price increases to $75. All attendees must be 21 or older.

The beer, wine and cocktails for the tasting will be provided by Beach Haus Beer of Pt. Pleasant Beach, Carton Brewery of Atlantic Highlands, Exclusiv Vodka, Grape Beginnings of Eatontown, Krave Spirits of Matawan, Shore Point Distributing Company of Freehold and Spirit of '76 Wines and Liquors of Manasquan, and Unionville Vineyard of Ringoes. 

Restaurants participating include Brandl of Belmar, Chef Michael's Cafe of Wall, Chocolate Bar of Manasquan, The Committed Pig of Manasquan, Doolan's Shore Club of Spring Lake Heights, FINS of Bradley Beach, Sea Girt & Brick, Fratello's Restaurant & Lounge of Sea Girt, Kaya's Kitchen of Belmar, Langosta Lounge of Asbury Park, McCloone's Restaurants, The Mill of Spring Lake Heights, Ragin' Cajun of Belmar, Scarborough Fair of Sea Girt, Sweet Tease of Manasquan, Taka of Asbury Park and Woodchuck's BBQ of Pt. Pleasant.
"Forks & Corks" is set to become a memorable evening to enjoy the culinary arts while supporting the performing arts at the Jersey Shore.

About Algonquin Arts Theatre:
Algonquin Arts Theatre (AAT) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1992 with the mission to provide cultural enhancement and arts education to all audiences at the Jersey Shore through high-quality performances and programs in theatre, music, film and dance. The end goal is to foster appreciation of the arts and promote lifelong learning, particularly among underserved audiences including the economically disadvantaged, senior citizens and individuals with disabilities.


Algonquin Arts Theatre's programs are made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts / Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; by funds from the Paul F. Zito, M.D. Educational Foundation, and by Simon Kaufman, Esq. & Maria Zito-Kaufman.