American Cancer Society Presents the California Spirit Party on August 7th at Sony Studios- Preview, Tickets


American Cancer Society honors oncology nurses of Southern California

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LOS ANGELES – JULY 27, 2016 The American Cancer Society will gather top LA restaurateurs and California vintners for the American Cancer Society’s California Spirit 31 at 4 p.m. Sunday, August 7 at Sony Studios in Culver City to honor Oncology Nurses in Southern California for their incredible commitment, support, dedication, and spirit to serving patients.

Honorary chairs are Sherry Lansing (Paramount Pictures, STOP CANCER, Stand Up 2 Cancer), Phil Rosenthal (15-time Emmy Award-winning “Everyone Loves Raymond,” “Spanglish,” “I’ll have What Phil’s Having”), and Bill Chait (Founder of Sprout Restaurant Group – Bestia, Barrel and Ashes, Republique). The afternoon’s host is chef Michael Voltaggio, owner of Ink, and Sack Sandwiches, Food & Wine’s Best New Chef 2013, Winner of Top Chef season 6, and host of The Travel Channel’s Breaking Borders. Angelino Magazine and YELP are media sponsors.

The much awaited afternoon features live entertainment, hearty samples of LA’s finest cuisine from the kitchens of Tavern, Barrel & Ashes, Sotto, BOA Stakehouse, Roku, Cannibal LA, Ox & Son, Wallflower, Wolfgang Puck Catering and Milk + Brookie. Libations will be poured by Angel City Brewery, Dr. Jekyll’s, Kikori Whiskey, Malibu Vineyards, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Tequila Gran Cosecha, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Icelandic Water.

Only 500 raffle tickets for a 2016 Ford Edge Sport will be sold and are available through the event Website at $100 each. This year’s live and silent auctions include a trip for two from Viking River Cruises, a trip for four to the South Pacific, and dinner for 20 from Wolfgang Puck Catering and an exclusive Emmy’s experience.

Tickets to California Spirit 31 are $350 per person or $3,500 for a table of 10 and can be purchased online at Sponsorships are still available. For information visit or contact Liz Roland at (310) 348-0356 or


About the American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of more than 2.5 million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 20 percent decline in cancer death rates in the U.S. since 1991, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. Thanks in part to our progress nearly 14 million Americans who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will celebrate more birthdays this year. We’re determined to finish the fight against cancer. We’re finding cures as the nation’s largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings, clean air, and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit