YOU LUCKY DOG! THE SIXTH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS ‘TAIL’ GINGERBREAD DOGHOUSE CONTEST AND AUCTION RETURNS
Tuesday, December 3rd Cocktail Fundraiser to Benefit Lucky Dog Rescue
WHO: VIP judges will determine who is best in show as Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston Executive Chef Peter Laufer welcomes a pack of participants including reigning champion, Kevin Bryant of Eleven XI, Johnny Wesley of Mr. Peeples, Samantha Mendoza of Triniti, Dory Fung of the Houston Country Club, Jira Hurapan of BLU and Catherine Rodriguez of The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa
Lucky Dog Rescue, Inc. (www.luckyrescue.org) is a Houston-based non-profit animal welfare organization dedicated to providing rescue services, vet care, foster care and adoptive placement to stray and abandoned dogs.
WHAT: It’s that time of year again, when every dog has its day, and some of the city’s most talented chefs support an evening of culinary, canine fun. One-of-a-kind gingerbread/edible doghouses will be on display, judged on creativity and overall appeal, then auctioned off to benefit Lucky Dog Rescue.
Guests will enjoy a sampling of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres – plus milk and cookies for the kids – courtesy of Royals Sonesta Hotel Houston.
WHEN: Tuesday, December 3rd – 6 until 8 pm
WHERE: Just opened Axis lounge at Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
2222 West Loop South between San Felipe and Westheimer
WHY: A $25 per person suggested donation – children welcome and free of charge – in addition to revenues raised through the doghouse auction and a giving tree will support key local efforts.