Diablo Magazine Announces Gourmet East Bay and the November Food Issue

Walnut Creek, California (EastBayDaily) — Presenting Partners Diablo magazine and Broadway Plaza Shopping Center jointly announce this year’s Gourmet East Bay dining event, the toast of the San Francisco East Bay. In partnership with BiRite Foodservice Distributors, Gourmet East Bay will present more than 20 restaurants, spirits partner Maker’s Mark, and numerous wine, beer, coffee, and dessert partners on November 1, 2014, at Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, CA. Promotional partners include ABC-7, KGO TV, KGO AM 810 Radio, Yelp, and Open Table.

In addition to dining options and spirits tastings from the area’s leading food and drink purveyors, the evening includes live music and dancing with the band Tainted Love, a silent auction and raffle, with proceeds supporting event beneficiary the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. Prizes include shopping sprees at Broadway Plaza and 12 months of dining for two from participating Gourmet East Bay restaurant partners.

Gourmet East Bay brings to life Diablo magazine’s annual award-winning special food issue, the centerpiece of Diablo’s 2014 Food Award winners. This year’s November edition highlights four Over the Top and Best Plate selections, six Neighborhood Knockouts, seven Reader Picks, and many more great food picks in various categories.

“Diablo magazine’s signature event, Gourmet East Bay, offers our partners the opportunity to reach Diablo’s affluent readership and engage the community one-on-one, while also supporting important charities and the vital services they provide,” states Barney Fonzi, Group Publisher for Diablo Publications.

Gourmet East Bay will be held Saturday, November 1, 2014, from 7 to 10 p.m., at Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek. Complete event info and ticket info can be found at gourmeteastbay.com.

About Diablo Publications For 35 years, Diablo Publications has been creating award-winning publications, including Diablo magazine, Napa Sonoma magazine, The Diablo City Book Series, Diablo Arts, Diablo Weddings and the Tri-Valley California Visitors Guide. Covering travel, theater, lifestyle, and home design, Diablo Publications celebrates the people, places, and pleasures of the East Bay and North Bay. Diablo Publications’ custom content division, Diablo Custom Publishing (DCP), provides complete print and digital marketing communications and customer publishing services for corporate clients nationwide. For more information, visit diablomag.com or dcpubs.com.


Dave Reik