Tulum Food Festival

****DUE to incliment weather, the Tulum Food Festival has been postponed until Thursday July 7th!!****

An exciting food festival and fundraising event is being planned to to support the Tulum Living School Project and this year’s recipient school “Huricanes Kinder”. The event will take place on Tuesday, June 21 at 6:00pm at Charlie’s Restaurant and Bar in the Tulum Pueblo. This Gourmet Festival will celebrate both traditional Mexican cuisine as well as the gastronomic influences that have been brought to the Riviera Maya from around the globe! Given the diverse population of Tulum and the Mexican Caribbean, this is sure to be a treat for the taste buds. There will also be live music and a spectacular performance of Aztec dance to entertain the guests. Tickets will be 200 pesos per person which will include access to the fabulous array of dishes and two drinks from the bar.

Local restaurants are invited to participate by creating a signature dish that will serve 60-70 guests. There will also be an online raffle and a silent auction and local businesses and individuals are all encouraged to make a donation. Hotel stays, jewelry, apparel, scuba/snorkeling packages, massages, art pieces, adventure tours or anything you can think of will be gratefully accepted and will make help this event a huge success. The following restaurants have pledged their support for this terrific event:  

Altamar
Restaurant Las Estrellas @ Cabanas La Luna
Mezzanine Hotel
Sand Bar @ El Pez
La Nave
La Zebra Hotel & Linas Restaurant
Hartwood

Auction and Raffle items will include:   

Altamar- Gift Certificate for 2 for Dinner
Altamar -Membership for 1 Vegan/Vegetarian Cooking Workshop- set of 4 classes
Deseire Kvaska - Hand Painted “Dia de los Muertos” Skull
El Pez Hotel  @ Turtle Cove - $1,000 Hotel Credit
Gaston- Feather Earrings
Ginger - 500 peso Gift Certificate to Dinner
La Zebra Hotel - $1,000 Hotel Credit
La Llorona - Hand Woven Bag and Scarf
Margo in Mexico - Certificate for 2 Massages & Coconut Oil
Maya Michelle- Turquoise Necklace
Mexico Kan Tours  - 2 tour passes for the tour of your choice
Mezzanine Hotel - $1,000 Hotel Credit
Restaurant Las Estrellas @ Cabanas La Luna- Dinner for 2 with a Bottle of Wine
Shantala Spa & Boutique - Certificate for a Massage
Tattooluum - Certificate toward Piercing or Tattoo
Yoga Adventures - Yoga Class  

All funds raised from ticket sales, the online raffle and the silent auction will go toward building a palapa and a fence for the kindergarten as well as the acquisition of tables and chairs for the children. The school would also like to implement a recycling program and purchase bins for a proper recycling area. 

This event will be promoted on Facebook, Trip Advisor, Twitter, Tulum.info, tulumliving.com and many other popular Tulum travel sites ensuring excellent exposure for not only the festival but also its sponsors and contributing businesses. Participating hotels will help by selling tickets for the event.

The Tulum Living School Project is a local initiative whose mission is to help improve the infrastructure of schools in Tulum while promoting recycling education. To learn more, visit www.tulumschools.blogspot.com . For information about this event and to purchase raffle tickets, contact TulumLiving@yahoo.com .