Five couples took part in a special Distinction Supper Club event in September, boarding a ROX luxury coach in Virginia Beach and heading to Chatham Vineyards on Church Creek in Machipongo on the Eastern Shore. As the winery owner, Jon Wehner, pressed chardonnay grapes for the harvest, the party enjoyed delicious wine and hors d’oeuvres […]
Being Social | Virtual Cooking School
Sometimes obstacles create opportunities. When concerns over the pandemic shut down our plans for year-ending Secret Suppers and Bar Schools in 2020, the Distinction team used the lull to host our very first virtual cooking class. It was an idea we’d been tossing around for a while, and the timing seemed right for a little […]
Being Social | 27th annual Art Purchase Dinner
Each year, curators pitch works of art for purchase by the Chrysler Museum of Art, the selection of which is made by a vote from the society’s 250 members. This year, curator Seth Feman was victorious with his selection by artist Meghan Riepenhoff.
Being Social | Blue Point & Cobalt collaboration dinner
About 80 guests gathered at Virginia Beach’s Cobalt Grille in February to celebrate the food and friendship of chefs Alvin Williams and Sam McGann.
Being Social: CROP Foundation fundraiser
An excited crowd gathered in June in Norfolk for a private dinner and fundraiser for the CROP Foundation, an organization dedicated to young students who study and are committed to agriculture and the culinary arts.