Auction Ends: Oct 4, 2017 10:00 PM CDT

The Online Auction is Open! 

The online portion of The Great Taste 2017 is now open. The auction will run from September 19, 2017 to October 3, 2017, with the live event taking place on October 5, 2017. Proceeds go to ICA Food Shelf in order to support neighbors in need in our community.

Auction items range from fun experiences to donated items guaranteed to delight and surprise. So, tell your friends, family, community. Let the bidding begin!

Still need a ticket? Purchase your ticket here.

Live Event Details

Thu Oct 5, 2017
5PM - 10PM CDT
Minnetonka Commuity Center 14600 Minnetonka Boulevard Minnetonka, MN 55345 Add to My Calendar
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Tastings from local restaurants, complimentary wine & locally-brewed beer, raffle, and ICA celebration. Presentation, live auction, and fund-a-need emceed by KARE 11's Belinda Jensen. 

Limo service to a surprise restaurant for specially-prepared, multi-course fine dining experiences. Guests with Taste Tickets will finish the evening with coffee & dessert.

More information coming soon! Hint: how good would it feel to drive a clean car for a year?

Featuring everything from gift cards to fun experiences to great items donated by local shops and businesses. 


Eight guests receive Wine & Dine ticket + VIP seating during presentation + opportunity for recognition

WINE & DINE: $150
Taste Reception + limo service to a local restaurant for multi-course meal + wine

TASTE: $65
Taste Reception (including appetizers + wine & beer + dessert

Thank you to our restaurants and sponsors!

Dinner Restaurants include
6Smith, Bacio, Birch's on the Lake, BLVD, Coalition, District, Jake O'Connor's, Jimmy's, Lafayette Club, Kona Grill Eden Prairie, Kona Grill Ridgedale, Maynard's, NineTwentyFive, Redstone, Spasso

Tastes from
318 Cafe, BLVD, Crossroads Delicatessen, Famous Dave's, Finnegan's, Kowalski's, LTD Brewing Co., Unmapped Brewing

Presented by 
Alerus Mortgage

Sponsored by
Luther Hopkins Honda, Marks Group Wealth Management, Artful Living, Minikahda Mini Storage, Anonymous, Sun Sailor Newspaper