1179 Indian Way NW
Lilburn, GA 30047
7:00 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
Food | Wine,
Go Eat Give brings an authentic Caribbean style Carnival experience to Atlanta this February! Celebrate the festival with a mega buffet dinner, learn about Dominican culture and dance the night away to merengue and bachata rhythms.
Keynote speaker will tell you all about particulars of the festivities and the main characters including Diablo Cojuelo (The Limping Devil), Roba la Gallina (Steal the Chicken) and Se me muere Rebeca (Rebeca is dying). Live music by DJ Rafi.
Menu includes Tostones (green plantains), Maduros (sweet plantains), Moro (rice & beans), Mofongo (smashed green plantains), Ensalada Mixta (mixed green salad), Pollo Guisado (chicken stew), Rabo Guisado (ox tail stew), Camarofongo (shrimp in garlic sauce), Berenjenas Rellenas (stuffed eggplant), Molondrones con coco (okra in coconut sauce) and for dessert, Arroz con Leche (Dominican style rice pudding).
Dress code: Carnival Style colorful costumes or Masks.
Ticket includes buffet dinner, speaker and entertainment. Cash bar. Free parking.
Portion of proceeds benefit Go Eat Give, 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit organization that raises awareness of different cultures through travel, food and community service. $35