Start your evening at 6pm with A Sparking Affair. A Sparkling Affair reception is held under the glimmering lights of the porte-cochère. From 6pm to 7pm, guests enjoy a VIP pre-event reception featuring passed bubbly as well as a Bubbles Bar. Live music serenades guests enjoying passed hors d’oeuvres and a taste of what’s to come next. Participants can pre-register for the charity auction benefiting The West Houston Leadership Institute. At 7pm, the Main doors open to the grand event featuring gourmet offerings from West Houston’s finest restaurants competing for the Best of Zest Culinary Awards.
After A Sparkling Affair Reception Hour, Champagne Experience-level ticket holders enjoy a “Zesty” experience for avid foodies and wine enthusiasts alike. Enjoy gourmet offerings from West Houston’s finest restaurants as they compete for the Best of Zest Culinary Awards, wines galore, craft beer and live music.
Zest in the West features a wine pull, big board items and a silent auction, with proceeds benefiting the West Houston Leadership Institute. Funds raised will provide scholarship funds to train and develop leaders in the West Houston community. Sip and savor your way through a “Zesty” evening experiencing the good life.