2019 Pier Del Sol: VIP Brunch with LA’s Top Chefs
Calling all foodies! Join Special Olympics Southern California for a unique culinary experience at the
2019 Pier Del Sol. This exciting event is Sunday, October 6 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Historic Santa
Monica Pier and Pacific Park. Join Los Angeles’ well-renowned chefs and enjoy a private backyard
amusement park experience at this one-of-a-kind fundraiser.
Guests can enjoy the VIP treatment and sample 35 of LA’s best food spots. Make sure to sample from
this year’s 2019 Honorary Chef, Andreas Nieto of LA Prime. Andreas has been a third generation chef
since the age of 14 and holds a special connection to Special Olympics.
“My mother’s best friend had a child with intellectual disabilities, and we were very close growing up,
says Andreas. “For me, it’s an honor to be involved with Pier Del Sol. It’s in a beautiful location with a
positive vibe. It’s wonderful.”
Other restaurants to sample from include Angelini Osteria, The Arbour, El Cholo, Luxe, Maison Giraud,
Sprinkles, and many more. Not only will your tastes buds be invigorated, but the event includes a
variety of family-fun entertainment, such as music, arts and crafts, games, a silent auction, cupcake
decorating, and much more.. Most importantly, attendees will receive unlimited rides at Pacific Park!
This incredible event is a unique culinary and amusement park extravaganza. Learn more at www.sosc.org/pierdelsol
“Pier Del Sol is a special day for all families, members of the community, and Special Olympics
athletes,” says Bill Shumard, President and CEO of Special Olympics Southern California. “Special
Olympics Southern California invites all people to enjoy rides and amazing food from all over the LA
area. This event marks 50 years of Special Olympics Southern California promoting inclusion, and we
aim to have everyone who attends leave with a memorable experience.”
Attendees can choose from various ticket packages online. There are general admission tickets as well
as VIP packages. No matter which option you choose, the event is sure to be spectacular.
Purchase tickets for the Pier Del Sol fundraiser at www.sosc.org/pierdelsol
ABOUT SPECIAL OLYMPICS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Special Olympics Southern California enriches the lives of athletes with intellectual disabilities through
sports, health, and leadership programs. Special Olympics helps athletes become more independent,
build self-esteem, and live healthier lives. They inspire people to open their hearts and create more
accepting and inclusive communities. All Special Olympics programs are free to the athletes and their
families. Learn more at www.sosc.org