‘Appetizer & Dessert Crawl’ fundraiser to benefit New Haven Animal Shelter
The Shops at Yale and the Robin I. Kroogman New Haven Animal Shelter will host the third annual Appetizer & Dessert Crawl Fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 18.
The event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. The food crawl will showcase New Haven’s diverse culinary offerings, with all profits donated to the New Haven Animal Shelter. Guests will enjoy appetizer and dessert samples from 14 popular restaurants and eateries at The Shops at Yale for $20 (plus a $2.04 processing fee). Participating shops will include Ashley’s Ice Cream, B-Natural Café, Book Trader Café, and Claire’s Corner Copia, among vendors. This year the event will feature two separate food routes, one of which will be assigned to groups upon check-in.
A dog adoption event will also take place on Broadway Island at 56 Broadway. The fundraiser will feature live music, a roaming magician, a face painter, and prizegiving.
The ticket price for the event includes free parking at the 150 York St. Garage and a chance to win gift cards from lululemon, J.Crew, FatFace, Urban Outfitters, Raggs for Men & Women, idiom Boutique, Patagonia, and Barbour. For more information, visit the event website.