ArtsWestchester to Celebrate 20 Years with 2018 “Arts ‘Birthday’ Bash” Events

Creative Cuisine Tastings by Top Chefs, Open Artist Studios, NEW! ArtsWestchester Triennial Exhibit Featuring Contemporary Artists of the Hudson Valley, Plus Kids Arts Activities All Offered as Part of Celebration WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (March 27, 2018) – ArtsWestchester has announced a special event to celebrate 20 years in its historic building in downtown White Plains.  The county’s leading arts advocacy nonprofit organization has put a new spin on its annual ArtsBash spring fundraiser this year by calling it Arts “Birthday” Bash. The event, which will feature food, fun and contemporary art, is scheduled for Thursday, May 17 from 6:00 p.m. [...]

By | 2018-03-27T10:13:52+00:00 March 27th, 2018|news|0 Comments

Norwalk Now Presents a City-Wide Adventure: NORWALK CITY HUNT

Take Part in this Entertaining and Interactive Afternoon of Clues, Challenges, and a Race to the Finish Line and After Party! Saturday, April 28, Meet-up 10:30 AM, Hunt 11 AM-1 PM, After Party 1-3 PM March 19, 2018, Norwalk, CT: Norwalk Now, the collaborative marketing group comprised of local Norwalk businesses who have come together to promote their city, presents Norwalk City Hunt, an interactive, “amazing race” throughout the Wall Street and SoNo neighborhoods of Norwalk, Saturday, April 28. Participants are put into teams of 4 and are guided through the hunt on the City Hunt phone app. From there, [...]

By | 2018-03-27T11:53:32+00:00 March 20th, 2018|max ex pr, news, norwalk now|0 Comments

CSG + Yonkers Brewing Company host Beer Dinner

Cedar Street Grill’s Chef Matt Kay (Dobbs Ferry) and Yonkers Brewing Company teamed up to host a Beer Dinner Tuesday, November 17th at the brewery. The event, which runs from 7-10 p.m., features food stations and accompanying beer pairings and benefits the Food Bank For Westchester. The menu includes: […]

Poolside Party at The Castle Hotel & Spa

Are you ready for THE party of the summer? Last year’s IntoxiKate poolside party was well-attended AND incredibly fun (photo recap here). When the folks at The Castle Hotel & Spa reached out to me to host another Poolside Summer Pairing Series this year, I couldn’t say no! {I mean, who would?!?} June 25th, IntoxiKate and the Westchester #FoodieNation will kick off The Castle Hotel & Spa’s Poolside Summer Pairing Series. The event occurs every Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and every event features a new beverage vendor to supply drinks for guests. At the IntoxiKate event, passed appetizers [...]

By | 2015-07-12T19:54:09+00:00 June 14th, 2015|westchester|1 Comment

Photo Recap: IntoxiKate Party at Empire City Casino

Last Friday, members of the Westchester #FoodieNation kicked off the holidays in style with food, drinks, and fun at Empire City Casino's two amazing event spaces—the VIP Lounge and Alley 810 (for some bowling!). The photo recap of the event is below. For more images of the event, visit IntoxiKate: Living Life Deliciously on Facebook! The first half of the party was hosted in the casino's VIP Lounge. I took a snapshot before guests arrived... Seriously, how beautiful is this space?!?! Chefs at the casino prepared quite the feast—an antipasto, charcuterie and cheese station was set up in one corner. [...]

By | 2014-11-17T10:05:02+00:00 November 17th, 2014|westchester|0 Comments

RSVP to the Next IntoxiKate Event: The #BSHExperience at Benjamin Steakhouse

Steak anyone? It's time for another IntoxiKate dinner, and next month (September 10th to be exact), we're headed to White Plains for the #BSHExperience at Benjamin Steakhouse. Join IntoxiKate and members of the Westchester #FoodieNation for a three course meal—and a glass of wine! Deets and RSVP are below. Hope to see you all there! #BSHexperience with Intoxikate Wednesday, September 10th 6:30 p.m. 3 course prix fixe menu for $45++ Includes appetizer, main course, sides for the table, dessert with coffee or tea, and a glass of wine (house red or white) ++PLUS tax and gratuity. {Benjamin Steakhouse: 610 W. [...]

By | 2014-08-18T00:37:58+00:00 August 18th, 2014|westchester|0 Comments

Photo Recap: The FarmOn Foundation’s Hootenanny

Last weekend, I headed up to Copake, NY, for the FarmOn! Foundation's Hootenanny, a dinner benefitting local Hudson Valley farms, and showcasing the products and produce from the area. With Chef Jean-George Vongerichten cooking up in the kitchen—using vegetables, fruits, meats and dairy from minutes away—we ate elbow to elbow with farming families who make an unbelievable contribution to our community. As the FarmOn! tagline says, if you ate today, thank a farmer! The big top tent at the (gorgeous!) Copake Country Club and The Greens Restaurant at the FarmOn Foundation's Hootenanny dinner. Chaseholm Farm's creamy cheesey goodness at the [...]

By | 2014-07-30T00:50:50+00:00 July 29th, 2014|farm to table|0 Comments

IntoxiKate Happy Hour at the {New} 42 The Restaurant

{Event Details} IntoxiKate Happy Hour at 42 The Restaurant 1 Renaissance Square, Top of the Ritz Carlton, White Plains Wednesday, Nov. 20th 7 to 9 p.m. {The Hook Up} Drink Specials & Free Food Courtesy of 42 The Restaurant (Make sure to thank Chef Anthony!) {RSVP} This one will fill up fast! Click here to RSVP {A Social Affair} Score some prizes! Tweet a picture to @KatieSchlientz and @42TheRestaurant with the hash tag #intoxikate and you’re entered to win! Lost your tweet? No worries. Just tell us what cocktail and food your enjoying on the 42 The Restaurant's Facebook page! Follow [...]

By | 2013-11-11T14:22:56+00:00 November 11th, 2013|westchester|0 Comments

On Air With Lisa Wexler

After eating my way through the farmer's market at Westchester's Ridge Hill in Yonkers, I had the pleasure of being a guest on the Lisa Wexler Show, 1230 AM WFAS. Before going on air, I talked to some of the vendors, and came up with some easy dinner combos to recommend to Lisa. We talked many things, including food, new restaurants in Westchester and upcoming events. Restaurants mentioned included: Moderne Barn (upcoming Beer and Barnacles event), Fortina (new Westchester hot spot), and Village Social (singles scene). Tune in next Friday from 4 to 6 p.m. to listen to The Lisa Wexler Show. You never know [...]

By | 2013-07-29T03:16:22+00:00 July 27th, 2013|westchester|0 Comments

Best of Westchester 2013: Photo Recap

Last night's Best of Westchester 2013 Party at New Rochelle's Glen Island Harbor Club in photos. To check out more images of the Westchester Magazine event, visit the IntoxiKate Pinterest page. Feel free to repin your favorites! Best of Westchester Winner: Savona Restaurant in Scarsdale Sam of Gedney's Way, in White Plains, served a pesto pasta. The lovely ladies of Cooked & Co. and their delicious treats. Check out Chef Josh Laurano's catering options at Port Chester's Tarry Market. Chef Mogan Anthony and the Village Social team. Chef Peter Kelly's shrimp and watermelon. Writer Lisa Barner (My Gift My Word), [...]

By | 2013-07-25T15:56:36+00:00 July 25th, 2013|westchester|3 Comments