Bocanova in Jack London Square Celebrates Third Anniversary
On Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 6:00 p.m., Bocanova invites diners to celebrate their third anniversary with dinner, drinks, live music and an auction benefiting the Oakland Fund for the Arts. The evening begins with a cocktail reception and live music from Ghost Town Gospel, followed by a 6-course menu from Executive Chef John Ledbetter, with beer and wine pairings. Silent auction items will include Disneyland Park Hopper tickets, passes to Beach Blanket Babylon and the California Academy of Sciences, and a week-long vacation in a Balboa Island Beach House, to name a few; there will also be a raffle offering bidders an Instant Wine Cellar including 25 wines.
The mission of Oakland Fund for the Arts (OFFTA) is to raise money for hands-on arts education programs for kids in underserved Oakland public schools. To learn more about the OFFTA, please visit www.oaklandfundforthearts.org.
Anniversary Dinner Menu
Passed Hors d’Oeuvres
Corn & Mushroom “Espresso”
Huarache with Figs, Salami & Blue Cheese
Cured Salmon with Cucumber Jam & Goat Cheese
Malanga Fritters with Cilantro Aioli
Drakes Farm Oysters on the Half Shell with Lime Salsa
Pacific Rockfish Ceviche?Mango & Aji Amarillo
Calamari Ceviche?Pico de Gaillo
Garden Lettuce Salad? Mustard Vinaigrette
Heirloom Tomato Salad with Romesco Dressing
Spanish Mackerel Escabeche
Spit Roasted Prime Rib
Whole Roasted Suckling Pig
Assorted Salsas & Condiments
Fresh Shelling Bean & Corn Stew
Sauteed Summer Squash with Little Gem & Spiced Peanuts
Roasted Blue Potatoes, Garlic & Tomato Confit with Epazote
Shishito Peppers with Trapani Sea Salt
Churros with Mexican Chocolate Sauce
Key Lime Tarts with Guava Sauce
Warm Chocolate Bread Pudding
When: August 30, 2012; 6:00 ? 9:00 p.m.
Cocktail Hour from 6:00 ? 7:00 p.m. ; Dinner and Auction from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
55 Webster Street (in Jack London Square)
Oakland, CA 94607
Price: Tickets are $100.00 per person; inclusive of food, wine, beer, tax and gratuity
Reservations: Space is limited; to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.oaklandfundforthearts.org/2012/06/2012-bocanova-birthday-bash/.