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Celebrity Chef Panel and Book Signing Event Featuring John Rivers of 4 Rivers Smokehouse and The COOP, Brandon McGlamery of Prato and Luma on Park, Norman Van Aken of Norman's at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Richard Gonzmart of the Columbia Restaurants and Hollis Wilder of Sweet By Holly


On March 6th at The Alfond Inn, there's a local celebrity chef panel and book signing event called "Books and Cooks" featuring John Rivers of 4 Rivers Smokehouse and The COOP, Brandon McGlamery of Prato and Luma on Park, Norman Van Aken of Norman's at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Richard Gonzmart of the Columbia Restaurants, and Hollis Wilder of Sweet By Holly. Moderated by novelist Bob Morris of Story Farm. BUY TICKETS


When 
  • Thursday, March 6
  • 6 to 9 p.m. at The Alfond Inn and the Winter Park Public Library
  • 8:30 to 11 p.m. at the 4 Rivers Test Kitchen

Where 
  • Author Panel at The Alfond Inn, 300 East New England Avenue
  • Food Trucks next door at the Winter Park Public Library
  • After Party at 4 Rivers Test Kitchen, 210 North Park Avenue
$25 General Admission Ticket Includes
  • General admission to the author panel at The Alfond Inn
  • A signature bourbon cocktail (recipe served by John Rivers at the James Beard House in NYC) or a glass of Rioja wine
  • Gourmet snacks by Luma on Park and Sweet By Miss Holly
  • A food truck party next door at the Library (guests responsible for food truck purchases)
$125 VIP Admission and After-Party Ticket Includes SOLD OUT
  • Reserved VIP seating at the delicious event listed above AND
  • After Party at the exclusive 4 Rivers Test Kitchen on Park Avenue! Mingle with the authors and sample menu items from John Rivers' new restaurant -- The COOP!