Join us at the 3rd annual ZESTOLEDO! Our mission is simple: to serve our community by showcasing local talented chefs, restaurants, fine wines and craft beers at our annual gala event - ZESTOLEDO and giving 100% of our proceeds to local organizations that are committed to helping our community.
In 2019 we raised over $100,000 in one evening!
FIRST Once again, we are partnering with the Toledo Mud Hens to host ZESTOLEDO at Hensville Park and Fleetwood’s Tap Room!
SECOND 30 of Toledo's top local restaurants will showcase the culinary talents of the area’s best Chefs who are donating their time and cuisines to support a great cause. Enjoy an evening of endless gourmet food, desserts, and wine tastings from the best establishments in town. Dance the night away with our live band and enter the ZESTOLEDO raffle where you can win one of ten amazing prizes valued at $500 to $2500 all while supporting our wonderful Toledo community!
THIRD Most importantly – 100% of event proceeds benefit local nonprofit organizations that feed, educate, and provide shelter to those in our area. This year we have added three additional grant recipients to our list of beneficiaries. Our 2020 grant recipients are Aurora Project, Catholic Charities Opportunity Kitchen, Cherry Street Mission Ministries, ProMedica Ebeid Institute, Toledo Day Nursery, Toledo GROWs, and Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank. Zest of Toledo is a local 501c3 and not affiliated with any national organization.
Endless wine and beer tastings and samples from the best chefs in town under the big tent. Cash Bar in Fleetwood's Tap Room starting at 8 PM. Amazing Venue. Cool raffle prizes. 30 local restaurants, plus desserts. Valet parking. Black tie.
You Can Make a Difference!
Your generous donation will help Zest of Toledo continue to give back and rebuild the lives of men, women, and children throughout the Toledo area!
Your tax-deductible gift will provide meals, shelter, educational resources, job training, and much more for people in your community.
Your gift will touch the lives of many. Thank you!