11th Annual Latkepalooza

Monday, December 2, 2013
Vie – 600 North Broad Street 

The Gershman Y’s signature event is back and better than ever with a whole new lineup of chefs, a spectacular wine tasting, and a special pre-program designed just for kids and their families. Located this year at the swanky venue Vie, Latkepalooza promises to be THE foodie event of Hanukah.

Rock out with Mama Doni at the Latkepalooza Family Party

Rock out with Mama Doni at the Latkepalooza Family Party

Family Party from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Join Mama Doni and her rockin’ band and get Latke-fied with this festival of lights concert with songs like “Latke Man” and “La Diva Dreidel.” Spin like a dreidel, air guitar to “Latke Man,” and boogie down to the classic “Hanukah Fever.” This is a Hanukah rock concert like you have never seen before! Plus dine on traditional potato latkes and enjoy a yummy toppings bar.

Grand Event from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
Gourmet Latkes

Participating Chefs and Restaurants

Marshall Green – Jerry’s Bar
Lance Silverman – Sabrina’s
Michael McNally – London Grill
Alex Boonphaya – Circles
Nick Farina – Verdad and Union Taco
Jeffrey Power – Dettera
Mirko Loeffler – Royal Cracovia
Oscar Chavez – Estia
Derek Davis – Derek’s
Rachel Klein – Miss Rachel’s Pantry

(Please note, list of restaurants subject to change)

Celebrity Latke Judging
A celebrity panel will be awarding one restaurant with the title of “Top Potato.” Guest judges include:

  • Hope Cohen
  • Hadas Kuznits (KYW News Radio)
  • Greg Salisbury (Jewish Exponent)
  • Chef Annie Pierson

Wine Tasting
Join wine expert Brian Freedman as he curates a tasting of the 10 must-try wines under $10 this holiday season. A cash bar will also be available

More Treats
Enjoy frozen treats from The Lite Choice

The Settlement Music School All Star Scholarship Jazz Ensemble will entertain audiences with jazz standards.

Valet Parking is Available

Family Party – $12 adults/$8 children or $40 Family Pass
Grand Event – $35 per person
(Please note, if you wish to attend the Family and Grand Event, you will need to purchase tickets to both events)

Buy tickets online or call 215-545-4400.