Taste of Tennis Indian Wells


Join Tennis Star John Isner and Celebrity Chef Richard Blais for an Exclusive Culinary Experience on Monday, March 9 at The Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Citi Taste of Tennis Tickets Now On Sale at www.tasteoftennis.com/iw
Indian Wells, CA - Citi Taste of Tennis, today announced the line-ups for its annual premier culinary and tennis experience in Indian Wells, CA. American tennis player John Isner and award-winning chef and Top Chef Alum Richard Blais will headline the marquee event at the Hyatt Recency Indian Wells Resort and Spa on Monday March 9 from 6:30pm - 10pm. For the second year, Citi returns as the title sponsor in Indian Wells.Guests will enjoy an unforgettable evening sampling cuisine prepared by the Coachella Valley’s leading chefs, fine wine, and signature cocktails while mingling with some of the biggest names in professional tennis. The event also features live entertainment, an exciting cooking competition on the main stage, interactive sponsor experiences.
This year’s chef lineup consists of some of the some of the area’s most notable chefs, including but not limited to:
• Richard Blais – Juniper and Ivy
• Eric LeClair – Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resot & Spa
• Brandon Weimer – Brandini Toffee
• Drew Davis – Catalan
• Hervé Glin – Mister Parker’s
• Kitamba Satcher – The Nest
• Andi Hubka – Cork & Fork
• Jason Moffit – Chi Chi’s
• Jacqueline Jimene – Grand Central Palm Springs
• Kenneth Williams – Agua Caliente
• Carolina Gonzalez – Acqua California Bistro
• Eric Theiss – The Renaissance • Nestor Ruiz – VUE Grille & Bar
• Paul Hancock – Miramonte Resort
• Stuart O’Keeffe – CA Date Commission
• Brandan King – AC3 Palm Desert
The full list of participating chefs and players will be announced prior to the event. Tickets are priced at $200. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.tasteoftennis.com/iw/ and be sure to follow #CitiTasteofTennis on social media for late breaking news and updates.
For the fourth consecutive year, Citi Taste of Tennis will be partnering with beneficiary United Way of the Desert.
For more information on Citi Taste of Tennis, please contact Kelly@eightsixtysouth.com.
About AYS: AYS is a woman-owned event management and marketing company founded in 1995. AYS provides customized event solutions and consultation services that help clients maximize marketing initiatives. AYS also founded and produces the Taste of Tennis, a one-of-a-kind food and tennis experience.
About Citi: Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
About United Way of the Desert: United Way of the Desert is an independent 501(c) 3 organization that has been serving local residents for over 70 years. Our mission is to break the cycle of poverty in the Coachella Valley through mobilizing the caring power of community. Our Community Impact Fund – a focus on the areas of education, financial stability and health programs - allows us to provide over 150,000 instances of annual support to local residents who need us. Collaborative work with local programs, business partners, and community leaders is what differentiates the United Way of the Desert. We cater to critical needs, while simultaneously building positive and long-lasting community change. For more information: (760) 323-2731 or visit UnitedWayoftheDesert.org. United Way of the Desert is located at: 73710 Fred Waring Dr., Suite 104, Palm Desert, CA 92260. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram - @UWDesert