Men in the Kitchen 2015


Date: Saturday, February 28th

Time: 5:30 p.m. Registration & Cocktails, 6:30 p.m. Dinner, 9:00-11:00 p.m. Live music by Tilly's Village; silent auction & raffles

Location: The Ridges Golf Course, 2311 Griffith Ave., Wisconsin Rapids

Chefs: Brian Plum, Brian Slinkman, Dennis McCarville, Jeff Bakunowicz, JR Siewert, Kevin Finbraaten, Kurt Heuer, Lloyd Lacasse, Matt Andres, Pat Slattery, Tim Mancl, Tom Reichert & Jay Shroda, Zach Vruwink, Freddie Pruss, Joel Goodness, Kristopher Gasch, David Farmbrough, Rick Bakovka

Individual Tickets now on Sale! Click HERE for a PDF of menus that are still available. Tickets are $75 each.

Call Ben at 715-421-1511 or email Ben at to purchase tickets today!


Thank you to our Gold Sponsors:

Cranberry Creek             Riverview Hospital Association


Thank you to our additional sponsors:

Silver Level: First Weber     First Weber

Bronze Level:  Rapids Sheet Metal Works, Inc., Solarus, Pelner-Williams Plumbing & Heating, The Dental Suite LLC, Aspirus, The Print Shop

Friend Level: Furniture Plus, Paper City Savings, Renaissance Learning, River Cities Bank, Nash Law Group, Podvin Law Firm

Additional Contributors: Accounting Plus, LLC, DNL Recreation, Inc., Pioneer Bank, 8th Street Escape, Richard's Liquors, Sun Tan City, Paul Gross Jewelers, Cravings

Chef's Themes: (for a printable PDF of menus, click here)

Brian Plum: Strange Brew - An Ode to Coffee - ONLY 3 TICKETS LEFT

Patrick Slattery: Root, Root for the Local Food - SOLD

Matt Andres: Nekoosa Culinary Arts - SOLD

Joel Goodness: The Kings Table - Medieval Men in the Kitchen SOLD

Freddie Pruss: It All Starts Beer! - SOLD

Tim Mancl: Pretty in Pink - A Comfortable Color with Comfort Food - SOLD

Lloyd Lacasse: A Taste of Childhood SOLD

David Farmbrough: Il Grand Tour D'Italia (The Grand Tour of Italy) SOLD

Kurt Heuer: A Classic Taste of Rapids SOLD

Tom Reichert & Jay Shroda: A Night at Vesuvius SOLD

Rick Bakovka: Wisconsin Wild SOLD

Brian Slinkman: A Taste of New Orleans SOLD

Zach Vruwink: A Meal with the Mayor SOLD

Dennis McCarville: A Night of Mushrooms SOLD

Jeff Bakunowicz: A Trip Around the World SOLD

JR Siewert: Say "Cheese!" SOLD

Kevin Finbraaten: A Few of My Favorite Things SOLD

Kristopher Gasch: A Taste of the Town SOLD