Saturday Night Foodies Presents Drive Out Hunger

Tomorrow is the big day; about 20 celebrities, 19 food trucks, and an incredible silent auction will be ready to help Drive Out Hunger.  If you are interested in getting into the celebrity autograph area all you need to do is bring 10 cans or non-perishable food items (or $20 donation) per person.  If you want to come just for some of the amazing gourmet food truck fare, the trucks will be ready for you.

Parking is free, and free admission to get to the gourmet food trucks. If you can bring cans to support, please do.  Every non-perishable food donation helps!  So far, we have raised over 1300 pounds of food for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.  We are hoping to raise a whole lot more!  Proceeds from the silent auction go to Second Harvest Food Bank.

Drive Out Hunger!

Help us fill this thing!!

This is still an OC DinDin-A-GoGo, so please bring your chairs and picnic tables.  Also dress warm, we want to make sure everyone has a great time.  There is tons of space to spread out.  We do not know how many people will be attending but there is plenty of space.  Expect there will be lines for autographs and food trucks.  Bring the family and make a night of it.

Who: Saturday Night Foodies Presents ‘Drive Out Hunger’ Celebrity OC DinDin-A-GoGo
What: Food Drive Benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County
When: Wednesday, November 17 Time: 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Parking Lot (8808 Irvine Center Dr., Irvine, CA)
Why: Because there are 615,000 people at risk of going hungry every month in Orange County
Note: It is a tail-gaiting type event, so bring your family & friends, folding tables, chairs and blankets.

Celebrities* participating in the special Drive Out Hunger OC DinDin-A-GoGo event at press time are:

  • Ashley Argota (Nickelodeon’s True Jackson VP)
  • Rachael Bell (Disney’s Suite Life on Deck)
  • Doug Brochu (Sonny with a Chance)
  • Taylor Dayne (Singer)
  • John and Steven French (Disney’s Suite Life: 2 for the Road)
  • Shar Jackson (Moesha, Celebrity Fit Club)
  • Savannah Jayde (Big Time Rush)
  • James Kyson Lee (Heroes)
  • Corey Miller (LA Ink)
  • Bronson Pelletier (Twilight Saga)
  • Raini Rodriguez (Paul Blart Mall Cop, Disney’s Prom)
  • Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family)
  • Gretchen Christine Rossi (Real Housewives of Orange County)
  • BooBoo Stewart (Twilight Saga)
  • Fivel Stewart (Guardians of Luna)
  • Kaycee Stroh (High School Musical 1, 2 & 3)
  • Jessica Sutta (Pussycat Dolls)

*Celebrities subject to change without notice. Visit www.saturdaynightfoodies.com for latest lineup.

The donations that are needed most are:

Non-perishable canned goods or dry food**:

  • Canned meats, fish, soup, fruits, vegetables
  • Pasta
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Rice
  • Beans
  • Peanut butter

Personal care items:

  • Diapers
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap

** Please no glass containers or expired items.

The following gourmet food trucks will be at the event to accept donations:
@BakeryTruck, @BrcelonaontheGo, @CalbiBBQ, @ChompChompTruck, @ChunknChip, @CrepesBonaparte, @DanDanBBQ, @DosChinos, @LeesPhilly, @LomoArigato, @Loukstogo, @OhForSweetsSake, @PiaggioonWheels, @Seabirdstruck, @ShortstopBBQ, @TheBurntTruck, @TheGreasyWiener, @TheLimeTruck, and @TropShaveIce.

Kim and I really hope you can join us for this very special edition of OC DinDin-A-GoGo! Once again, don’t forget to bring your chairs, blankets and family along to hangout with us.  Really, we will be in a parking lot! Oh yeah, don’t forget the cans!

Autograph Rules
To gain access to the celebrity autograph area EACH PERSON must donate 10 non-perishable goods/canned goods. In the event that you are unable to bring a donation of canned /non-perishable goods a $20 per person donation will be accepted. In return each person will receive a wristband that grants him or her access to the autograph signing area. Once inside you may join the lines to meet celebrities. Celebrities will only sign ONE ITEM per person NO EXCEPTIONS. Because of high demand the Autograph Area coordinator may at any time shut down a line, even if people are still waiting for an autograph. If shutting down becomes necessary, we apologize for any inconvenience or disappointment. Changes and surprise additions may occur up to the event start time, so be sure to check saturdaynightfoodies.com for updated information.

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