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Tasting Gala showcases Mount Dora High's culinary arts and architectural drafting programs


Mount Dora High School culinary arts and architectural drafting students will demonstrate the hands-on learning taking place in their classrooms at the 9th annual Tasting Gala on May 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 pm. in the school's Cane Café.

Guests will view a unique display of student restaurant designs while enjoying student-created chef specialties from the Midwest, Northeast, Northwest, Pacific, Rocky Mountains, Southeast and Southwest regions of the United States. Votes will be cast for the best menu design, food, restaurant design drawings, building model and restaurant display area. Winners will be announced at the end of the evening.

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds support the culinary arts and architectural drafting programs.

To purchase a ticket, contact Cindy Brisson at 352-383-2177, ext. 1232 or