Please Join Us on the Bridge!
Women & Children's Free Restaurant & Community Kitchen will host its 2nd annual Dinner on the Bridge: Celebrating Farm-to-Fork on Friday, September 14, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This one-of-a-kind Spokane event is presented by Spokane Federal Credit Union.
Experience a celebration of regional farmers, culinary creativity and artisan producers with an alfresco dinner on the South Howard Street Channel Bridge (near the carousel) located in beautiful Riverfront Park. Your dinner will be served with exceptional regional wines and microbrews.
This year we’ve added some exciting “opportunities” for you to enjoy! $50 allows you 10 opportunities to take home one or all of the following packages:
Pack your blue and green and head to Seattle. You’ll join thousands of Seahawks fans at CenturyLink Field for the November 4, 2018 game against the Los Angeles Chargers. This package includes two tickets to the game; a one-night stay at the luxurious Fairmont Olympic Hotel; and we’ve added $100 to spend as you choose.
Gather Under the Stars
Enjoy a catered hors d'oeuvres party for 20 at the beautiful YMCA/YWCA rooftop event space. Assorted wine and party supplies are included. Client appreciation, retirement party, milestone birthday gathering or bridal shower – the celebration possibilities are endless!
Learn to Make Pour Decisions
Take your knowledge of wine to the next level with Total Wine & More's private wine class for 20. Learn the basics of tastings and different wine regions of the world. Your class includes expert instruction, educational materials and the opportunity to taste some exceptional wines. Receive special discounts on featured wines.
Opportunity packages of 10 tickets are available for purchase on the Tickets page. Your tickets will be waiting for you at the event. Opportunity ticketholders will receive a commemorative wine glass (one glass per 10 tickets purchased). You may purchase as many packages as you wish. Must be an event ticketholder and must be present to win.
The South Howard Street Channel Bridge (near the Looff Carrousel and known as the "orange bridge") is located within Riverfront Park in downtown Spokane, Washington. Parking is available in lots located near the Carousel on Spokane Falls Blvd and Washington Street. You may also access the event by taking the paved walkway on the west side of Spokane Federal Credit Union, located at 601 W. Mallon. Follow event signage located south of the bridge will direct you to event check-in.
Ticket Pricing & Seating Arrangements
Early bird tickets through August 10, 2018: $100 per person.
Full price tickets August 11 to September 7, 2018: $125 per person.
Table arrangements will be King's Table style seating (long communal tables). All seats will be pre-assigned, and groups will be seated together. Please inform us of groupings.
For Your Comfort
Dinner on the Bridge is an outdoor event located on a paved surface. Some walking will be required over level surface with no hills or stairs. Event will have overhead tenting and lighting. September is typically a beautiful time of year in Spokane and we anticipate temperate weather. Professional security team onsite.
Suggested Attire: Dressy Casual
Please dress comfortably and prepare for cooling temperatures. DOTB is a denim-friendly event.
Special Dietary Requirements
Due to the nature of the event, we are unable to offer a specific vegetarian or gluten-free meal substitute. However, an assortment of vegetarian and gluten-free items will be available within the overall menu.
No pets, infants or other guests under age 21.
Please refrain from bringing outside food and beverages.
The Washington State Liquor Control Board requires that all attendees, regardless of age or intent to consume alcoholic beverages, show Photo ID/proof of age in order to be admitted into the event area. We cannot allow exceptions.