Join us as we celebrate 10 years of supporting our local public schools
It’s back! Organized by the Pinecrest Business Association (PBA), the 10th Annual Taste of Pinecrest will take place on Saturday, March 3, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Pinecrest Gardens (11000 Red Road).
Secure your place at the event now and take advantage of early bird rates. Restaurants can reserve a booth at the event for $300 prior to January 1 ($350 after). Business vendor booths begin at $350 prior to January 1 ($400 after) plus the cost of a PBA membership. Electricity is available for an extra cost and is limited. In addition, sponsorship opportunities range from our new exclusive sponsorship level to banner sponsors.
With a brand new committee, three chairs and the celebration of its 10th year, the event is sure to offer even more fun for the entire family. New features include free activities for kids throughout the entire event, a bicycle valet and many more surprises. From delectable treats to entertainment to our fabulous raffle, there’s sure to be something for everyone to enjoy! Best of all, proceeds from the event are donated to the five public schools in Pinecrest.
“Since 2002, the event has raised more than $250,000 for the five public schools in Pinecrest,” say Kim Haar and Becky Parker, sponsorship and vendor chairs of the 2012 Taste of Pinecrest. “Our goal is to break all previous fundraising records and donate more money to our schools than ever before.”
“This event is an incredible opportunity to support education for our children as well as to get exposure for your business in front of more than 6,000 people,” adds Misty Buck, communication chair of the 2012 Taste of Pinecrest.
About 10th Annual Taste of Pinecrest
Organized by the Pinecrest Business Association, Pinecrest-area restaurants, and local businesses, the 10th Annual Taste of Pinecrest will take place at Pinecrest Gardens (11000 Red Road, Pinecrest, Florida) on Saturday, March 3, 2012. The event features Pinecrest-area restaurants, entertainment for the children, a judged art show, performances by local school groups and a business showcase. All proceeds from the Taste of Pinecrest benefit the five Pinecrest public schools (Pinecrest Elementary, Palmetto Elementary, Howard Drive Elementary, Palmetto Middle, and Miami Palmetto Senior High). For additional information on the event visit, http://www.pinecrestbusiness.com/taste_of_pinecrest.asp or Facebook.com/TasteofPinecrest.
About Pinecrest Business Association
Founded in February 2000, The Pinecrest Business Association is a volunteer organization involving all of the Village of Pinecrest and surrounding areas and its more than 600 businesses. Our membership consists of more than 150 local businesses within and around the Village of Pinecrest. The Pinecrest Business Association has raised more than $225,000 for our local schools through the Taste of Pinecrest event. Additionally, we provide an annual scholarship award to a local student for college, we volunteer for Career Day at our schools, and we sponsor charitable events and participate in community events to better our community and establish goodwill and recognition for our members. For more information on the Pinecrest Business Association visit, pinecrestbusiness.com.