FORK Cancer - A Celebration of Life

FORK Cancer - A Celebration of Life

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$150 – $1,200

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Project 658

3646 Central Avenue

Charlotte, NC 28205

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Charlotte's culinary leaders are coming together for an unforgettable meal. 100% of the proceeds will support four local cancer non-profits.

About this event

The inaugural FORK Cancer event is a Celebration of Life presented by Food & Beverage Social Club and Forever Oceans. Eight of Charlotte's top Chef's are creating a dinner experience that will positively impact cancer survivor support, education, research and funding in our community while honoring the legacy of those who have been affected by cancer.

During this event, each guest will enjoy a 4 course meal prepared by leading Charlotte Chefs in addition to wine or beer and a signature cocktail.

This event will take place on Thursday, September 29th at Project 658 off Central Avenue near Plaza Midwood, Charlotte.

FORK Cancer Event Timeline

Cocktail Hour 6:00-7:00PM

Seated Dinner 7:00-10:00PM

Dance Celebration 10:00-11:00PM

Your Ticket Includes:

  • Donation for Cancer research, support and education in the CLT community (see philanthropic partners below)
  • 4 Courses prepared as a collaboration of top Charlotte Chefs (see menu below)
  • Beer and Wine, courtesy of Fresh Vine Wine
  • 1 Signature Cocktail, presented by Social House Vodka
  • Invitation to participate in a silent auction
  • Dance celebration with live music

Sponsor Tickets include everything stated above in addition to:

  • A reserved table for your company, up to eight guests
  • Recognition of your logo on both the event slideshow and banner
  • Social media and website activation
  • Sponsor pins to wear at the event

Individual Tickets: $150 (+ tax, fees)

Table Sponsor (8 Guests): $1,200 (+ tax, fees)

FORK Cancer Non-Profit Partners:

Teal Diva - Ovarian Cancer Support Network

The Paula Takacs Foundation for Sarcoma Research

Colon Cancer Coalition – Charlotte Chapter

Carolina Breast Friends

FORK Cancer Menu


Presented by Award Winning Chef, Author, and Food Stylist, Chris Aquilino

New Style Cocktail Shrimp, Charred Cherry Tomatoes, Compressed Cucumber, Caper, Dill

Fermented Focaccia, Tomato Preserves, Lemon Ricotta


Presented by Chef Jon and Chef Amy Fortes of The Flipside Cafe

North Corner Haven Sausage & Mushroom Strudel

Apple & Celery Root Slaw, Lusty Monk, Micro Celery

Pickled Mustard & Seed Soubise

Entrée - Fish Course Sponsored by Forever Oceans

Presented by Andres Prussing, Executive Chef of Charlotte Marriott Center City (Stroke, Coco & the Director and Banquets)

Presented by Chef Mark Allison of Forever Oceans

Smoked Kanpachi Rillette, Gin Compressed Cucumber, Sourdough, Pear Tomato, Sumac & Chives

Entrée - Main Course

Presented by Chef Sam Diminich of Your Farms Your Table & Restaurant Constance

Dry Aged Duck, Shishito/Peach

Buttermilk Polenta & Miso Cipollini Jus


Presented by Samantha Ward, Executive Pastry Chef of Wentworth & Fenn

Fig & Honey Tartine

Thyme Ricotta, Spiced Peach Compote

Charred Brioche

Vegetarian Appetizer

Presented by Award Winning Chef, Author, and Food Stylist, Chris Aquilino

Sweet Potato Galette

Whipped Goat Cheese


Vegetarian Entrée

Presented by Award Winning Chef, Author, and Food Stylist, Chris Aquilino

Local Mushroom Farro Risotto, Tosca Truffles

Roasted Acorn Squash Ribbons

Wilted Collard Greens

FORK Cancer is Hosted by:

Food & Beverage Social Club - "Food & Beverage Social Club is a group of culinary enthusiasts who come together to create meaningful connections through our events. Our mission is to cultivate a community that gathers together for premier food and beverage experiences in Charlotte, North Carolina while supporting local restaurants, breweries, and chefs."

Forever Oceans - "At Forever Oceans™, we have built the most sustainable, scalable, deep-water aquaculture platform on the planet—delivering premium, sashimi-grade fish to the world’s kitchens, ready to be prepared and served any number of ways. Forever Oceans™ is changing the future of seafood while revitalizing our damaged oceans to provide a healthier future for all."

Important Note

We kindly appreciate your absorption of payment processing fees to ensure that your entire ticket purchase will go directly towards a donation for the partner non-profits and the FORK Cancer event.

Safety & Sanitization Protocol

F&B Social Club is dedicated to being transparent about our Safety & Sanitization Protocol during the global health crisis. Although you are not required to be masked, you are more than welcome to wear a mask whenever it makes you most comfortable.

Refund Policy

Refunds can be requested through the Eventbrite Platform, but are not guaranteed. We assess refunds on a case-by-case basis. If we can fill your seat from our Waitlist, we will refund you, minus Eventbrite fees. If we cannot fill your seat, or if there is not enough time to fill your seat, then we cannot guarantee a refund due to the fact that we have guaranteed minimums and guest counts with our culinary partners. Please contact us with any questions prior to purchasing.

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