Epicurean Charitable Foundation to Host 12th Annual M.E.N.U.S. Event at Luxor Hotel and Casino
October 1, 2013 by VegasNews.com
Epicurean Charitable Foundation of Las Vegas (ECF) will host its 12th annual M.E.N.U.S. (Mentoring & Educating Nevada’s Upcoming Students) fundraiser with a private VIP performance by the world-famous dance crew, Jabbawockeez, and a dine-around featuring Las Vegas’ top restaurants (Photo credit: Cashman Photo).
The sophisticated gala raises funds to provide scholarships for deserving local students interested in pursuing careers in hospitality or the culinary arts.
M.E.N.U.S. will feature a private performance of the new show, “PRiSM,” by the Jabbawockeez. The poolside dine-around will include samplings and spirits from celebrity chef restaurants including: Gordon Ramsay BURGR, KGB by Chef Kerry Simon, Bradley Ogden’s Hops & Harvest and Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House by Chef Emeril Lagasse.
Commissioner Steve Sisolak will present an official proclamation recognizing Friday, Oct. 4, as “ECF Day” in Las Vegas.
Local celebrities scheduled to walk the purple carpet include: Carrot Top, Chef Carla Pellegrino, the casts of “FANTASY” and “Thunder from Down Under,” Chris Phillips and Lydia Ansel of “Zowie Bowie,” Murray Sawchuck and the cast of “Rock of Ages.”
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 4
- Purple carpet: 6 to 7 p.m.
- “PRiSM” by the Jabbawockeez: 7 to 8:30 p.m.
- Poolside dine-around: 8:30 to 11:30 p.m.
WHERE: Luxor Hotel and Casino
3900 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89119
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