2018 Taste of Perkins

Three women eating tasting-sized portions of food while blindfolded at the 2017 Taste of Perkins

Perkins' Premiere Fall Event is Back. Celebrating its 11th 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 4. 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 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Howe Building
United States
Howe Building
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472
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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Howe Building Tower

Perkins School for the Blind
Watertown, MA

Clock set to 6:30

6:30PM - 9:00PM

Here is just a taste of what is to come at the 2018 Taste of Perkins 

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!

Silent Auction & Drawings
Pursue the many, fantastic items in which to bid ranging from sports tickets, one-of-a-kind experiences, student artwork and endless restaurant packages, or take a chance on the drawing for great prizes when you buy drawing tickets — a perfect way to win something wonderful while supporting Perkins! Come to our favorite fall event to experience all of this and more!

Silent Auction

Through our Silent Auction on BiddingForGood, you have a chance to win many exciting experiences and items; all while supporting our initiatives for our students to gain the skills and independence needed to achieve their greatest potential. View All Items to see the many other opportunities waiting for you!


Sponsorship Opportunities

The Taste Committee

2018 Taste of Perkins Committee

Special Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors and Donors

Epicurean Enthusiast - $10,000





Sensory Supporter - $250

*Sponsors of $500 and above must be received by August 25th 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.

In-Kind Sponsors
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Have a question?

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

Event Date: 
October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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