22nd Annual Cuisine for Art Fundraiser Presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood

Thursday, May 16, 2019
6:00 pm – Cocktails and auction
7:00 pm – Dinner, entertainment, awards presentation

2019 Cuisine for Art Honoree - Dave Barry
Join us for the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood’s 22nd Annual Cuisine for Art fundraiser, which will take place at the Event Center at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.

This year’s honoree is South Florida based Pulitzer Prize winning humorist and writer Dave Barry.
Dave Barry’s Bio

This fundraiser features elected officials and community leaders serving as Celebrity Waiters during an exciting and entertaining evening. Guests enjoy complimentary wine, beer, bourbon and vodka cocktails,
a three-course dinner, live entertainment,
and an awards presentation.

For ticket inquiries please call
Sarah at 954-921-3274 ×233

Celebrity Waiters

Elected Government Officials

Community Leaders *

* All of these indivduals serve in leadership roles
for non-profits in South Florida.

Evening Entertainment
Guests will be entertained by a special performance from “Dueling Pianos,” and be able to participate in the “Celebrity Waiter” gratuity challenge and the “Heads and Tails” game. Bid on unique live and silent auction items such as a ride on the Goodyear Blimp, luxury hotel stays, and more!

Honoree Dave Barry
Dave Barry is an award-winning author and humor columnist. For many years, he wrote a syndicated newspaper column that appeared in more than 500 newspapers in the US and abroad. In 1988, Barry won the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary while at The Miami Herald. One of Barry’s columns was largely responsible for the movement to observe International Talk Like a Pirate Day every year on September 19.

Barry has written more than 30 books, including the novels Big Trouble, Lunatics, Tricky Business and, most recently, Insane City. He has also written a number of non-fiction books such as I’ll Mature When I’m Dead and Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland. His books have frequently appeared on the New York Times Best Seller List. Two of Barry’s books were the basis for the CBS sitcom Dave’s World which aired from 1993 to 1997.

Barry lives in Miami with his family and their dog.

Praise for Dave Barry


Presenting Sponsor
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood

Bordeaux Sponsor
Fort Lauderdale Visitors and Convention Bureau
Burgundy Sponsors

Rhone Sponsors

Program Advertisements: $150

Purchase a full-page ad in the Cuisine for Art program

2018 Cuisine for Art Event Highlights

Video Credit Khami Auerbach

Become a Sponsor

Champagne Sponsorship $5,000
Bordeaux Sponsorship $3,500
Burgundy Sponsorship $2,500
Rhône Program Sponsorship $1,000

Download 2019 Cuisine for Art Sponsor Sheet