Portland Monthly’s Picnic in Forest Park

Courtesy of Boke Bowl:
Boke Bowl is proud to be included in this special Portland Monthly Summer Event, raising funds to maintain one of our city’s great treasures, Forest Park. Come join Chef Patrick & his team out in the sunshine for this unique edition of Boke Bowl. Guests will enjoy Boke favorites such as Smoked & Grilled Char Sui pork steam buns, Lettuce Wraps with assorted house made soy shitake pickles, Boke Sauce & pickled mustard, Grilled Green Onion-Ginger Rice Cakes, the famous Boke Salad served in Sno-Cone cups and those addicting Miso-Butterscotch Boke Twinkies.

Date: Sunday, July 24th
Time: Noon to 4pm
Location: World Forestry Center – Central Plaza
Event Description:
In conjunction with the July issue’s “Ultimate Guide to Forest Park,” Portland Monthly will produce and promote “A Picnic For Forest Park” at the World Forestry Center to celebrate our iconic urban park. Guests will indulge in an al fresco feast of gourmet barbecue from top local chefs paired with select microbrews and fine wines. For the adults, they’ll have music, fantastic giveaways and raffle prizes. For the kids, they’ll offer magic shows, face painting, balloon artistry and a petting zoo!

100% of net proceeds will benefit The Forest Park Conservancy and their mission of trail maintenance and improvement, habitat restoration, environmental education, signage improvements, and public outreach.

Chefs: *Patrick Fleming of Boke Bowl
*Scott Ketterman of Simpatica
*Jason French of Ned Ludd

Wine: *Archery Summit
*Torii Mor
*Wine by Joe

Brew: *Widmer Brothers Brewing
*Henry Weinhard’s IPA

Sponsors: *Whole Foods
*Providence Health & Services
*Caster & Pollux Natural

Tickets: $17 adult advance / $20 at the door – Kids 12 and under $10

Website: www.portlandmonthlymag.com/picnic