2nd Annual Tasting Event to Benefit Hurricane Sandy Relief

Restore the Shore Tasting Event

The recovery continues!

R&R Marketing, New Jersey’s premier wine and spirits distributor, and Townsquare Media will be presenting the 2nd Annual Restore the Shore Tasting on Thursday, January 30, 2014. The event will offer samples of more than 50 wine and spirit brands from around the world, a selection of cuisine by the culinary team at Eagle Oaks Country Club, as well as live music from the local popular band Daddy Pop and a silent auction. Admission and auction proceeds will help families affected by Superstorm Sandy through Hometown Heroes, a 501c3 organization.

The event begins at 6 p.m. at Eagle Oaks Country Club, 20 Shore Oaks Dr., Farmingdale, NJ 07727.  Admission tickets are available now for $35 at restoretheshore.com. Tickets will be $45 at the door the night of the event.

Hometown Heroes President Mike Schwartz said, “Although it’s more than a year after the storm, the need is still great for people in our community dealing with the effects of Superstorm Sandy. There’s still a long road ahead of us and we’re happy to team up again with R&R Marketing and Townsquare Media to continue those efforts for those who need it most.”

“R&R Marketing has been servicing the businesses in New Jersey for over 75 years, and we are continually focused on giving back to the community that has supported our wine and spirit brands,” said John Oliver, Director of Marketing at R&R Marketing / The Charmer Sunbelt Group. “We are proud to support this 2nd Annual event befitting Hometown Heroes. Our mission to help restore the Jersey Shore is not over, and we know that this event will bring us another step forward in rebuilding homes and helping those still affected by Superstorm Sandy.”

Auction Items:

*  Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi “Jersey Boys” limited edition masterpiece collage
*  Mariano Rivera “Exit Sandman” collage from his final game
*  David Tyree hand-signed photo ff the Super Bowl 42 catch
*  Jack Nicklaus & Arnold Palmer limited edition masterpiece collage
*  First Augusta National Tournament masterpiece collage
*  Yogi Berra hand-signed photo, pictured with Babe Ruth
*  Lawrence Taylor hand-signed photo over Randall Cunningham
*  Walt Frazier hand-signed photo collage
*  Joe Namath hand-signed football
*  The Beatles classic photo collage
*  Silver Oak Wine experience package
*  Boss of the Sauce Guest Judge
*  Chili Bowl Guest Judge
*  Dessert Wars Guest Judge
*  Townsquare Media Mega Ticket
*  Maureen Hancock, the Medium Next Door “Postcards from Heaven” tour – 1 pair of VIP tickets with Meet and Greet for her show at the Jersey Shore this summer (date / location TBA)
*  Private 30-minute reading with psychic Artie Hoffman
*  Princeton Marriott Suite getaway
*  “Rockin’ Night in the City” – pair of tickets to see Rock of Ages and A Night with Janis Joplin on Broadway, with limo transportation to each show

Door Prize Giveaways:
*  Disney Trip from Circle Hyundai and Circle Chevrolet of Shrewsbury: 4 nights, 5 days at Coronado Springs Walt Disney World Resort for two Adults and two Children in one double-occupancy room. Trip dates are July 18 through July 22, 2014. Also includes Disney Magical Express service through Orlando International Airport. (Airfare is not included.)

*  Pirate Island Adventure on the SS Jersey Girl with Pirates on the Manasquan for the 2014 season (3 pairs, valued at $38 per pair)

*  1 pair of tickets ($120 value) to The Grand Tasting, produced by Jersey Shore Restaurant Week, Sat, February 22, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch. (Taste more 50 wines from around the world. Enjoy cheese, artisan breads, crackers, olives, nuts, fruits, charcuterie, delicious pates and scrumptious desserts. Sponsored by The Cheese Cave, Red Bank and Alexian Pates, Neptune.)