Plate by Plate. For this benefit, 100 percent of net proceeds go to the Mentored Path to Citizenship program of the Greater Los Angeles chapter of OCA — Asian Pacific American Advocates. This invaluable program provides L.A. residents with a $680 grant to defray the cost (currently $725) of applying for naturalization. It also offers legal assistance to those navigating the months-long process. Attendees will partake in a sumptuous tasting experience with the best L.A. restaurants have to offer: Hinoki & the Bird, Broken Spanish and B Sweet Dessert Bar are among the more than 25 participating eateries. There will be plenty of beverages as well as a silent auction, photo booth and afterparty. Spring for a VIP ticket and you'll receive early admission to the event, access to even more culinary wonders from Rossoblu and Walter and Margarita Manzke (République, Petty Cash) and a gift bag. Event is formal/cocktail attire and 21 and up.
Dust off your fancy duds, come with an appetite and get ready to stick it to the Orange Man at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. at this year's