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Last Chance for April 3 Restaurant Gala, Raffle Tickets

March 28, 2008

A few tickets are still available to the region's premier black-tie fundraising event, the 25th Anniversary The Press of Atlantic City Restaurant Gala, Reflections: The Gala Turns 25, Thursday, April 3, at the Atlantic City Convention Center.

The event includes unique entrees from 40 of the area's top restaurants, a cocktail reception with a Ketel One martini bar, music, dancing and a dessert extravaganza. The Gala has raised about $1.7 million since 1984 for student scholarships at the Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College. The Gala is presented by Commerce Bank. Tickets to the Gala are $200 a person and can be ordered by calling (609) 343-5674.

In addition, three winning tickets will be drawn in The Press of Atlantic City Restaurant Gala 50/50 Raffle. The raffle is sponsored by the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, and proceeds benefit student scholarships at ACCC.

Only 500 tickets will be sold at $100 each. Three cash prizes will be awarded, including: $15,000, first prize; $7,500, second prize; and $2,500, third prize. Dollar amounts are based on all 500 tickets being sold. Winners do not need to be present to win. Call (609) 343-5674 for tickets.