2019 Taste of Perkins

Two women blindfolded, drinking wine while a man blindfolded between them laughs

Perkins' Premiere Fall Event is Back. Celebrating its 12th Year!

Great food. Good friends. Delectable wines. Discovery. That's just a small taste of what's in store at this years Taste of Perkins on Thursday, October 10. Participate in a blindfolded taste-testing of savory and sweet delicacies, enjoy musical performances by Perkins students and bid for your chance to win one of our many silent auction items.

October 10, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Howe Building
United States
Howe Building
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472
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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Howe Building Tower

Perkins School for the Blind
Watertown, MA

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6:30PM - 9:00PM

Here is just a taste of what is to come at the 2019 Taste of Perkins

Silent Auction & Drawings
Out with the old, and in with the new! Experience our Silent Auction like never before; using your phone to bid on as many items as you want, all while having a free hand for a glass of wine. To register for Mobile Bidding simply follow the link and fill out your information. From there you can start viewing all of the exciting items coming to the auction and bid on them before anyone else! Come to this year's Taste to experience all of this and more. 

Tasting Stations
Prepare to be blindfolded and led to our tasting room to experience a delicious food tasting, expertly paired with a rich wine or a crisp, cold beer as you indulge in the musical performances of our own students.

Sensory Exploration Stations
Join us in our tactile museum while learning about many exciting programs and initiatives at Perkins School for the Blind!

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

2019 The Taste Committee

Susan & Daniel Arndt • Alex Attia • Terri Healey Brogan • Greer Candler • Barbara & Fred Clifford • Cara & Joshua Coller • Mary-Catherine Deibel • Jennifer DeSisto • Jay Dobek • Emily & Bennett Evans • Candy Haydock • Antonia & Fred von Gottberg • Mona & Abdul Jomaa • Tina & Randy Kinard • Robert Mansfield • Beth Mendel • Mary Renner • Olgo Russo • Jonathan Soroff • Amy Thorndike • Dan Avery & Benson Willis

*Sponsors of $500 and above must be received by August 25 to be listed in the invitation.

† Your gift is a contribution toward Perkins' work and does not represent a specific or designated gift. Your donation will be used to help children and adults who are blind gain the skills and independence needed to achieve their greatest potential.

Have a question?

For more information about the Taste of Perkins, contact Joshua Poirier at 617-972-7831 or Joshua.Poirier@Perkins.org


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