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'First Thursdays' at The Independent - Dinner Series presents "Santa Cruz Returns!"
The Gallery at the Independent Marketplace
Sand City, CA
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'First Thursdays' at The Independent - Dinner Series presents "Santa Cruz Returns!"
The Indy is alive & 'First Thursdays' continue June 6 at The Independent with a 5-6pm 'Happy Hour Tasting + Mini Market' followed by our Dinner seating at 6pm. ''Santa Cruz Returns" inspires the evening!
Buy tickets NOW as this monthly dinner has sold out 3 months in a row!
There are 14 tickets left . . .

Only 100 Dinner Tickets are available.  Kids tickets are $10.
(Press Passes available contact or call 831-750-9579 cell)

Imagine the expansive white interior of the Independent Art Gallery alive with a social seating of folks all enjoying a sequence of appetizers, main dish & desserts provided by the most progressive food artisans from Santa Cruz.  Hung on the walls a series of posters illustrates the future of The Independent Marketplace-  come see the plans!

The DINNER will be served family style by Derby Girls on skates- that's right, the Monterey Derby Dames will be dishing it out- get ready to meet 'The Beasts of Eden"!!
All courses will be served on platters to be shared + devoured by friends new and old, so bring a social spirit! Look forward to meeting + eating next to contributing food artisans like Companion Bakeshop, Uncie Ro's Wood Fired Oven, Ashby Confections, Penny Ice Creamery, Local Catch Monterey Bay & Happy Girl Kitchen!

BEER from 'Post No Bills' ample selection is available for purchase. Come experience for yourself why Monterey Weekly voted Post No Bills 'Best Selection of Beers' in the county!

Micro regional + import WINES will be poured by the glass by Sierra Mar Sommeliers Sarah Kabat + Michael Marcy.  Their eclectic + geeky collection will astound you, promise.

Pop Culture will be making their 2nd debut in Monterey County with their organic artisan SODA!  They will be sampling + selling their carefully sweetened sparkling drinks (non alcoholic).

Save room for DESSERT . . . Penny Ice Creamery & Ashby Confections are a dynamic duo!

Families are encouraged to bring their CHILDREN confident in the casual atmosphere and 'Kids Corner' activities provided by our very own Volunteer Coordinator Miss Jamie Oksas
($10 ticket for 12yrs + under).

A Happy Hour Tasting + Mini Market starts at 5pm so dinner ticket holders can come enjoy a leisurely seating while meeting featured food artisans & tasting their creations- some of the best in the region! Host Maddox Haberdasher will do his dandy darn-dest to make you feel welcome.  Bring some cash + take some home (ATM onsite).

5-6pm Happy Hour Tasting + Mini Market:
Happy Girl Kitchen spicy carrot picklespickles
Local Catch Monterey= smoked fish dip
Pig Wizard    sausage bites
Companion Bakeshop  assorted sour dough

BEVERAGES available for separate purchase from:
Beer=  Post No Bills
Wine= Sarah Kabat + Michael Marcy- Sommeliers Sierra Mar
Craft Soda=



The Gallery at the Independent Marketplace (View)
600 Ortiz
Sand City, CA 93955
United States

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Food > Beer, Wine, Spirits
Food > Markets & Farms
Food > Sweets
Music > Americana
Sports > Roller Derby

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!



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Jun 06, 2013 2:51 PM
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Jun 06, 2013 2:51 PM
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Big sur, CA United States
Jun 06, 2013 2:24 PM
Rosemary S.
Carmel, CA United States
Jun 06, 2013 1:08 PM
Shayna H.
Forest Ranch, CA United States
Jun 06, 2013 1:00 PM
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Forest Ranch, CA United States
Jun 06, 2013 12:53 PM

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