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Taste of Summer

The season's most delicious event!

June 6, 2018
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Bethesda Terrace

Taste of Summer brings together more than 800 friends and supporters for an unforgettable evening under the stars to kick off to summer in Central Park. This event features delectable food and seasonal cocktails from some of the city’s best restaurants, a luxury filled silent auction, music, and dancing. Held at the iconic Bethesda Terrace, this annual benefit for Central Park Conservancy supports the Conservancy's mission to restore and maintain Central Park.

Online ticketing event for this event is now closed.
A limited number of tickets will be available at the door.

Presented by

Silent Auction generously sponsored by

Taste Café Host

With tastings from

Participating Restaurants
as of April 6

Music by
Chelsea Leyland

Spirits provided by William Grant & Sons
Wines provided by 90+ Cellars
Beer provided by Brooklyn Brewery

Event Chairmen
Kelly & Joe Coffey, Kristy & Jonathan Korngold, Laurie & Jay Mandelbaum,
Gillian & Sylvester Miniter, Melissa Vail & Norman C. Selby

The event is accessible by by entering the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue.
Taxis will be available after the event. Event will be held rain or shine.

No tickets will be issued for this event; all names will be held on a guest list.
For more information, please contact the Special Events Department at 212.446.2242 or tasteofsummer@centralparknyc.org.