Tickets on Sale for United Way’s Fare for Friends Event

Published on: 2015/06/01 - in Releases

United Way’s Fare for Friends returns to the Vimy Officers’ Mess, Canadian Forces Base Kingston, on September 13, 2015, from 2-6 p.m.

Patrons can sample culinary delights, excellent wines and microbrewery beer while enjoying live entertainment and participating in a lively auction.

Many local restaurants will be participating, including Chez Piggy, Dianne’s Fish Shack and Smokehouse, Dream Come True Kitchen, Flavours of India, Pan Chancho Bakery & Café, Kingston Olive Oil Co, Mio Gelato, The Grizzly Grill and The Rivermill Restaurant – just to name a few. To complement the exceptional cuisine, wineries and breweries will be on hand to offer samples of their finest wines and brews.

A volunteer committee has been working all year on exceptional live and silent auction items, donated by local artists and businesses. The auction offers a wide range of exciting items, including home décor items, pampering packages, art work, entertainment packages and much more. Items can be viewed at

Fare for Friends is the largest fundraising event of the United Way KFLA, raising over $90,000 last year. Over the past 23 years, the event has raised over $1 million dollars for programs that help people in our community when they need it most.

The lead sponsor this year is Investors Group.

Tickets are $160 each (tax receipt available for portion of ticket price). To purchase tickets visit

This event sells out quickly, so order your tickets today and mark your calendar.

For information call 613-542-2674, email or visit

• AquaTerra by Clark
• Bread & Butter Bakery and Fine Pastries
• Chez Piggy Restaurant & Bar
• Curry Original
• Days on Front
• Dianne’s Fish Shack and Smokehouse
• DOX Restaurant (Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront)
• Dream Come True Kitchen
• Epicurious Catering
• Flavours of India
• JM’s Restaurant and Lounge (The Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre)
• Kingston Olive Oil Co.
• Mio Gelato
• Multatuli Coffee Merchants
• Pan Chancho Bakery & Café
• The Grizzly Grill
• The River Mill Restaurant

• Casa-Dea Estates Winery
• Cave Spring Cellars
• Huff Estates Winery
• Jack Astor’s Bar & Grill
• Kingston Brewing Company
• Pelee Island Winery
• Sandbanks Estate Winery
• Steam Whistle Brewing Company
• The Grange Winery
• Three Dog Winery

• Avenue Florist
• Blaney’s Ltd.
• McMahon’s House of Flowers
• In Bloom

Live Entertainment
• Brian Howell & Company
• Greg Ball

Release source: United Way | Image / Painting by Susanne Langlois via United Way