27th Annual Afternoon of Epicurean Delights
The 27th annual Afternoon of Epicurean Delights (AED) will be celebrated on Sunday, June 1. This spectacular event will be held from 11:30 to 3:30 on the tranquil and picturesque grounds of the historic Chapman House by the Sea, nestled on the bluffs of the Pacific Ocean in Shell Beach. Proceeds benefit the Health & Prevention Division of Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo County, which provides medical, educational & advocacy services for over 10,000 under-served families, women, men and youth throughout our county.
Guests at the event are invited to stroll through the serene gardens, take in the panoramic ocean views, and sit poolside while tasting food and beverages from SLO County's most renowned and award winning restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries, and confectioners. Guests will also enjoy a variety of live music and can participate in a silent auction with items featuring local art, hand-crafted jewelry, premium and reserve wines, get-away weekends, gift baskets, and much more.
Serving their finest at this year's event are: Blue Skye Cafe, Cracked Crab, Jaffa Cafe Mediterranean Cuisine, Sage at Vista Grande, Honey Bee Cakery, Tahoe Joe's Famous Steak House, Zorro's Cafe and Cantina, Black Horse Espresso & Bakery, Bloom Microgreens, The Gardens of Avila Restaurant, Gerald's Olde Tyme Chocolate, Indigo Moon, Linn's of Cambria, Marisol at the Cliffs, Novo Restaurant & Lounge, Seaside Cafe & Bakery, Testa Catering, Trader Joe's, Upper Crust Trattoria, Windows on the Water, Splash Cafe, Big Sky Cafe, Paella Party, Lido Restaurant, Penny's All American Cafe & Shell Beach Brewhouse.
Beverages this year will be poured by Castoro Cellars, Firestone Walker Brewery, Frockling Frog Winery, J Lohr Winery, Saucelito Canyon Winery, Sculpterra Winery, Stephen Ross Cellars, Still Waters Vineyards, Wild Horse Winery, Clariborne & Churchill Vinters, Wolff Vineyards, 2nd Chance Winery, Ancient Peaks Winery, Baileyana Winery, Bryon & Cambria Winery, Peloton Cellars, Tolosa Winery, Chamisal Vineyards, Kelsey See Canyon Vineyard, Kenneth Volk Vineyards, Tablas Creek Vineyard, Tap It Brewing, Edna Valley Vineyard, Filipponi Ranch Cellars, Harmony Cellars & Opolo Vineyards.
Music: Jill Knight and Band, Kristen Black Band, The Booker Tease, Erin Inglish, Girls and Boys, & Dan Curcio.
Event Sponsor: Joan Gellert Sargen
Event Underwriters: Breakaway Tours and Event Planning, Coast 101.3, Cracked Crab, Jay and Carol Devore, Edward Jones, David A. Gaddis, iii Design, New Times, Poor Richard's Press Companies, Mike Stenvall, Santa Maria Sun, Tolosa Press, Bill Gaines Audio, Carl Weber, & BOLTON and Company.
Flower arrangements by Shell Beach Floral Design
Shuttle Service will be provided from the parking lot of Shell Beach Elementary School.
Chapman Estate (parking and free shuttle at Shell Beach Elementary) (View)
2100 Shell Beach Rd
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|