Red Bank Flavour, a culinary campaign driven by the borough’s top chefs, restaurateurs and proprietors, announced plans to partner with J.P. Barry Hospitality, Inc., to present “A Night on the Navesink: A Flavour Summer Soiree” at the Molly Pitcher Inn on Thursday, August 16. Kicking off at 6:00 p.m. at Red Bank’s newly renovated riverfront hotel, the elegant evening will offer guests culinary samplings from more than 20 Red Bank eateries, as well as wine samplings, libations, and craft beer selections from New Jersey breweries. A portion of proceeds from “A Night on the Navesink” will benefit Lunch Break and the Red Bank Middle School Athletics Foundation.
“Red Bank Flavour’s partnership with J.P. Barry Hospitality has presented another opportunity to showcase the culture, cuisine and panoramas that makes the Two River region so unique. Guests will have the opportunity to sample delicious summer flavours from Red Bank’s top chefs and restaurateurs, while relishing the stunning waterfront vistas from the Molly Pitcher’s promenade,” commented Valerie Aufiero of Front St. Trattoria. “After the success of Holiday Flavour at The Oyster Point Hotel last December, we are excited to create yet another seasonal, epicurean event that will showcase Red Bank restaurants while also promoting two very important, community-minded charities.”
In addition to culinary tastings and libations, “A Night on the Navesink” will boast a beer garden, live music and prize giveaways. Red Bank Flavours participating in the event include, but are not limited to: The Boondock’s Fishery, Buona Sera, The Bistro at Red Bank, Teak, The Cheese Cave, Dish, Danny’s Grill and Wine Bar, Gaetano’s, The Downtown, red Restaurant, Jamian’s, Pearl at the Oyster Point Hotel, Sugarush a Sweet Experience, Front St. Trattoria, The Melting Pot, Taste, Cupcake Magician, Blue Water Seafood, Red Bank Chocolate Shoppe, Sicilia Café, Tommy’s Coal Fired Pizza and the Molly Pitcher Inn.
“A Night on the Navesink” will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 16 at the Molly Pitcher Inn. Tickets for the event are $40 in advance or $50 at the door. To purchase tickets, visit www.NightontheNavesink.eventbrite.com or any participating restaurant.
About Red Bank Flavour
Launched in the fall of 2011, Red Bank Flavour is a culinary-driven campaign that spotlights Red Bank’s bustling restaurant, bars, lounges and eateries. It encourages everyone from bar and restaurant-goers, foodies, wine enthusiasts and farmers market fans to get a taste of Red Bank’s one-of-a-kind Flavour. The campaign features nightly specials and promotions, special events, charitable outreach and more. For additional information, please visit www.RedBankFlavour.com.
About The Molly Pitcher Inn
Overlooking the picturesque Navesink River, the historic Molly Pitcher Inn is one of the most elegant waterfront hotels in America. Built in 1928, this national landmark echoes the charm and grandeur of the world’s greatest inns. The hotel, popular for its ambience, wedding and banquet offerings, award-winning brunch and waterfront panoramas, renovated its 17,000-square-foot promenade in May 2012. The outdoor space now includes formal gardens, new railings and lamp posts, amongst other appointments. Located off the bar and banquet areas, the promenade now offers guests with additional options for outdoor dinners, special occasions and weddings. The Molly Pitcher Inn, along with its sister property, The Oyster Point Hotel, is owned and operated by J.P. Barry Hospitality, Inc. For more information, please visit www.mollypitcher-oysterpoint.com or call 1-800-221-1372.
About the Red Bank Middle School Athletics Foundation
The mission of the Red Bank Middle School Athletics Foundation is to retain, sustain, and grow the Red Bank Middle School athletics program. The organization aims to ensure children not only have the opportunity to participate in interscholastic sports but to do so competitively. This commitment can range from funding the entire athletics program to providing additional training sessions or updated equipment or facilities. The RBMSAF is a volunteer organization recognized by the Red Bank Borough Public Schools.
About Lunch Break
Founded more than 28 years ago, Lunch Break works to alleviate hunger and provide essential necessities to members of the Red Bank community in need. The organization serves lunch daily, offers food and supply pick-up options, and helps community members return to healthy and fruitful lifestyles. Since the downturn in the economy in 2008, the organization has experienced an overwhelming increase in demand.
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