Benefit Event

Taste of Summer

An evening view of the event across Bethesda Fountain

Taste of Summer 2020

With deep concern for the well-being of our community in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, Taste of Summer has been canceled.

Revenue from Taste of Summer is a crucial component of the Central Park Conservancy’s general operating budget. If you would like to make a contribution in lieu of an event ticket, we would more than welcome your support. Please click here to contribute. Should you have any questions or wish to speak with a member of our Special Events team, please contact

Presented by
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With support from

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Participating Restaurants
21 Club
Beauty & Essex
Bluebird London NYC
Breads Bakery
Bridgewater Chocolate
Casa Lever
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
Ivy Lane
The Loeb Boathouse Central Park
Loi Estiatorio
The Milling Room
Regency Bar + Grill at Loews Regency New York Hotel
Sant Ambroeus
Sen Sakana
Serendipity 3
Shake Shack
Tavern on the Green
The Wayfarer

Honorary Chairs
Laurie & Jay Mandelbaum • Melissa Vail & Norman C. Selby

Event Chairs
Joyce & Barry Cohen • Kristy & Jonathan Korngold
Evelyn & David McCabe • Gillian & Sylvester Miniter

Culinary Chairs
Corky Pollan • Dana Pollan • Lori Pollan • Tracy Pollan

For more information, please contact the Special Events Department at 212.446.2242 or