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Farm Dinner at the Ranch
Fundraiser supporting the educational programs at Rancho Los Alamitos. $150 per person. $125 per RLA member. $1500 per table of ten
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Rancho Los Alamitos presents
FARM DINNER at the Ranch
Saturday, August 26, 2017
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
$150/person - $125/RLA Member
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Event Co-Chairs
Gary and Dawna DeLong
Matt and Briana Knabe

Honorary Co-Chair and Culinary Advisor
Russ Parsons - Author, Radio Commentator and Award-Winning Food Writer
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FARM DINNER at the Ranch - A Unique Experience

Dine amid the corrals, barns and farm animals at Rancho Los Alamitos and enjoy a delightful evening of remarkable food, lively entertainment and good friends. The farm-to-table feast is prepared by Chef Paul Buchanan, voted the Best Chef in 2015, 2016 and 2017 by the Long Beach Press Telegram Readers Choice Awards.

Casual summer wear is suggested and flat shoes with no heels are strongly encouraged! Proceeds from the event will support the educational programs at Rancho Los Alamitos.

Your evening ...

Enter the site through the historic gardens of Rancho Los Alamitos passing by the giant bamboo and the Native Garden, strolling through the incredible Cactus Garden, past the Jacaranda Walk and circling around the west lawn of the Ranch House (currently under construction.)

Wander. Music, specialty appetizers, prosecco and craft beers in the Rancho’s Geranium Walk. Take your time to peruse and bid on the silent auction items. Wander through the Rose Garden in its full summer majesty.

Relax. Find a seat for dinner among friends at the long table, beautifully set for a late-summer evening in the historic barns area of the ranch and anticipate the good food about to emerge from the bustling kitchen. Select your special wine to match your meal in the Wine Pantry.

Feast. A surprising and delectable multi-course meal served family-style and specially designed for Rancho Los Alamitos by Chef Paul and his team at Primal Alchemy. You will enjoy the best in sustainably-grown produce and locally sourced food items. Your meal with become a real dining experience with the food chat between noted food author Russ Parsons and Chef Paul.

Enjoy. Music by Becky Lynn and the Penny Matches. Becky Lynn is a singer/songwriter and local favorite.

Support. The live auction will feature five unique experiences only available at Rancho Los Alamitos.

Sponsor! Funds from our Farm Dinner will support educational programs for youth and adults including school tours for children, Native American Workshops and large public events. Please join our growing list of friends, supporters and partners!

Gardens. The gardens open at 5:00 pm for the Farm Dinner. Begin your Farm Dinner evening with a stroll through the delightful historic gardens of Rancho Los Alamitos.  Event check-in will begin as the gardens open at 5:00 pm to take full advantage of the early evening summer breezes.  Guests will begin your evening with a stroll through the lush Native Garden, on to the breath taking Cactus Garden, passing through the Jacaranda Walk and the charming Friendly Garden before arriving for Proseco and appetizers and a Silent Auction on the Geranium Walk.

Garden and walkway surfaces are irregular so please wear flat, comfortable shoes

Parking. General parking for the Farm Dinner will be in Lot 11A on the campus of California State University, Long Beach.  Enter off Palo Verde Avenue via CSULB PRKG.  Shuttle busses (handicap accessible) will run continuously from 4:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Valet parking on-site for event sponsors and underwriters.

For additional information, send an email to info@rancholosalamitos.org or call
the Rancho at 562.431.3541.


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Take a Peek and Go Live   Shire horse with Groom   Sneak Preview of the Menu
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Sponsorships and Reservations

You may buy individual tickets or sponsorship packages using the buttons below, by calling the Rancho at (562) 431-3541 or by downloading a mail-in order form by clicking here.

Premier Sponsor
  • Company or individual name on selected print materials as a Premier Sponsor
  • Select table for 10
  • Valet Parking at the Rancho
Patron Sponsor
  • Company or individual name on selected print materials at the Patron level
  • Select Table for 10
  • Valet Parking at the Rancho
Supporting Sponsor
  • Company or individual name on selected print materials at the Supporting level
  • Select Table for 10
Rancho Sponsor
  • Company or individual name on selected print materials at the Rancho level
  • Reserved Table for 10
Individual Ticket $150
Individual Ticket RLA Member $125
I cannot attend but would like to support the educational programs and operations of Rancho Los Alamitos with a donation amount of my choice.
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