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The Heat Is On--In March!
If you want to purchase March 1st tickets for the Preview Party or March 3rd tickets
for the Cooks & Books event, please click the order button below.
NOTE: As of Tuesday, February 26, we are no longer able to sell tickets for the Friday Preview Party Event. We apologize for any inconvenience. You may still purchase tickets for the Sunday Cooks & Books Event at the Westin.
When you buy tickets online, you will receive a receipt. Please print it and bring it with you to the registration table.
7th Annual Cooks & Books –
Sunday, March 3, 2013
The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa
The palate-pleasing combination of signature food tastings from top local restaurants will be paired with well-known Lowcountry authors and topped with an exciting “The Heat Is On” chefs’ competition at Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry’s 7th Annual Cooks & Books, on Sunday, March 3, 2013 from 11:00 to 2:00 at The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa. The Westin and Chrysler-Jeep Dodge-Ram at the New River Auto Mall are proud Presenting Sponsors of the event.
Cooks & Books promises to be an afternoon of culinary delights and entertainment. Sonny Dixon of WTOC-TV Channel 11 in Savannah will serve as master of ceremonies. Admission to Cooks & Books is $15 per person in advance and $20 at the door. The ticket includes unlimited tastings, access to the Lowcountry authors, the chefs’ competition, “The Heat Is ON” and the opportunity to vote for a favorite tasting in “The Peoples’ Choice.” Tickets may be purchased online (see above) or by calling (843) 815-6616.
Cooks & Books Preview Party –
Friday, March 1, 2013
The Cooks & Books Preview Party set for Friday, March 1, 2013 from 6:00-9:00 pm will be held at TidePointe, a Vi Community – luxury retirement living on Hilton Head Island. TidePointe is also the event’s Presenting Sponsor.
Guests will enjoy cocktails and a splendid buffet created by TidePointe Executive Chef Stephen Stewart in the elegantly decorated club house. The party will showcase Cooks & Books authors and feature a fabulous silent auction. Tickets are $85.00 per person and may be purchased online (see above) and are also available by calling (843) 815-6616.
Why Not Make it a Cooks & Books Weekend!
The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa is offering special Cooks & Books guest rates that can’t be beaten! Call 843-681-4000 to book a $99 island view room, $119 resort view room or $139 ocean view room!
Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry Cooks & Books
Stay Dates: 2/24/13 – 3/3/13
Rate Schedule Code: LCCOOKS
Rate Schedule Name: Cooks & Books