20th Annual Cuisine for Art

May 19, 2017
Hard Rock Live
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
One Seminole Way, Hollywood
Dress: Friday Night Chic

Check out our online auction Bid on unique items such as a shark tagging experience, a ride on the Goodyear blimp, and more! The online auction is open through May 18.

6:30 pm: Cocktails and Auction
7:30 pm: Dinner and Entertainment
Join us for the after-party immediately following the event.

The Art and Culture Center/Hollywood’s 20th Annual Cuisine for Art fundraiser features elected officials and community leaders serving as Celebrity Waiters during and exciting and entertaining evening. Enjoy complimentary wine, beer and vodka cocktails, a three-course dinner, and live entertainment starring a “Cabaret of Stars.”

This year’s soiree will feature special performances by a “Cabaret of Stars” direct from California – Cher by Michael Dean, Dolly Parton by Kevin Wiley, and Whitney Houston by Cee Cee Russell! Also, Devious Body Art Founder Georgette Pressler will be creating a beautiful living art piece using a human body as her canvas.


Tickets are currently sold out for this event.

Honoree: Harry Wayne “KC” Casey

Harry Wayne “KC” Casey, better known as the founder and leader of KC and The Sunshine Band, is a South Florida icon and pioneering musician who has sold more than 100 million records worldwide since debuting in 1973. KC is a Grammy Award-winner recognized for such hits as “Get Down Tonight,” “That’s The Way (I Like It),” and “Shake Your Booty.”

Celebrity Waiters

Elected Officials

Community Leaders

Celebrity Waiters list as of May 15, 2017


Presenting Sponsor

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Champagne Sponsor

4111 South Ocean Drive, LLC

Bordeaux Sponsors

Florida Power & Light Company

Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital – Memorial Healthcare System

MG3 Developer Group, LLC

Burgundy Sponsors
Rhone Sponsors
Event and Media Sponsors
“Celebrity Waiter Challenge” Sponsors

Become a Sponsor

“Champagne” Sponsorship $5,000
“Bordeaux” Sponsorship $2,500
“Burgundy” Sponsorship $1,750
“Rhône” Program Sponsorship $800

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Program Advertisements: $150

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6.5 in x 8 in
300 dpi or high-res JPG or PDF, full bleed.
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Full-page color advertisements in the evening’s program are available for purchase. Please email for more information. * Deadline to submit: May 10, 2017

Past Honorees

  • 19th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2016): Brad Meltzer, #1 New York Times best-selling author
  • 18th Annual Cuisine for Art Honorees (2015): Alberto Ibargüen and Dennis Scholl of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • 17th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2014): WLRN’s Ed Bell, radio producer and host on the South Florida airwaves
  • 16th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2013): Steven R. Becker, Executive Vice-President and Treasurer of Southern Wine & Spirits
  • 15th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2012): Miami Dolphins legend and former National Football League All-Pro Jason Taylor
  • 14th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2011): Emilio Estefan – musician, producer, author, restaurateur, and filmmaker
  • 13th Annual Cuisine for Art Honoree (2010): Steve Martorano, owner of the critically acclaimed Café Martorano in Fort Lauderdale, Martorano’s in Las Vegas, and most recently, Martorano’s Italian-American Kitchen in Hollywood, Fla.