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Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner


The Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner is the perfect night-out for all food and wine aficionados with a charitable heart. The elegant evening features a multi-course gourmet dinner prepared a nationally renowned chef. Each course is expertly paired and presented with wines by selected winemakers and owners. The delectable evening also includes an exclusive auction to raise funds for the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation.

  • Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner | Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013
    6:30 – 10:30pm
    Milwaukee Athletic Club
    758 North Broadway | Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Reservations | Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner tickets are $250 per person. Corporate tables of eight are available for $2,200, which includes two tickets to the Friday evening Food & Wine Tasting Gala.
Attendance at the Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner is extremely limited.


Online registration for the Tasting Gala and Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner is no longer available. If you'd like to join us at the Tasting Gala, please plan on purchasing tickets on the 7th floor of the Pfister Hotel on Friday evening. Thank you. 

2013 Celebrity Chef Chef Rick Tramonto 

2013 Celebrity Vintner | Fintan du Fresne, Chamisal Vineyards

2013 featured Cheesemaker | Sartori

Schedule of events

6:00 | Registration opens (please check in by your last name) 
6:30 | Champagne reception officially begins, Milwaukee Athletic Club Lounge
7:00 | Program and dinner service begins, Milwaukee Athletic Club Grand Ballroom
10:30 | Program and dinner service ends

Get a taste of the charitable event and view Chef Tramonto's menu with wine pairings.

Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner attire | Cocktail

Lodging | Discounted room rates are available at The Pfister Hotel on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 8-9, 2013. To reserve your room, please contact The Pfister Hotel directly at 800.558.8222 and request the "Lombardi rate." 
Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation graciously thanks the Marcus Corporation and The Pfister Hotel for their generous support.

Parking | Valet parking for the Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner is available at the Milwaukee Athletic Club courtesy of the Milwaukee Lexus Dealers Association.

All proceeds from the Celebrity Chef & Wine Dinner benefit the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation and the Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinics throughout eastern Wisconsin.