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Limo Transportation for the Epicurean Evening to Benefit the Methodist Home for Children

Mark your calendar now for Wilmington’s Ninth Annual Epicurean Evening Benefiting the Methodist Home for Children! The culinary extravaganza is Thursday, September 3, 2015, at the Wilmington Convention Center. Taste and vote on delicious cuisine by local chefs, bid on silent and live auction items, and enjoy the evening’s Epicurean Awards. Your enchanting evening benefits the children and families served by the Methodist Home.

Event Shuttle Service is a sponsor this year – and we’d love for you to join us in supporting such a wonderful cause. Ticket and sponsorship information here. More info on the Epicurean Evening.

Book Limo Transportation for your Epicurean Evening

To make Wilmington, NC’s Epicurean Evening even more glamorous, book limo transportation from Event Shuttle Service. Ride in luxurious style without worrying about weather, parking, or whether you can have a couple of drinks.


  • Bring the whole family or a group of friends in our Mercedes Benz VIP Jet Sprinters with cushy leather captain’s chairs, multiple flat screen TVs with DVD and surround sound, and a built-in ice chest stocked with your favorite drinks.
  • These shuttles seat 12, but if you need more room, try our Luxury VIP Jet Sprinter XL Shuttle that seats up to 24—perfect for the whole family or the gang from work!
  • For a romantic Epicurean Evening, indulge in a ride in our White Rolls Royce Silver Wraith II. With an ostrich leather interior, a crystal liquor cabinet and inch-and-a-half-thick carpet, you’ll feel like royalty as you arrive at your special evening.
  • You might like the elegance of our Mercedes E350. This new addition to our fleet offers dramatic modern design, burl walnut trim, and a glass sunroof, and is perfect for small groups of up to 4.

What to Expect At the Event

The Epicurean Evening begins at 5:30 p.m. at Wilmington’s Convention Center with a tasting and drinks. You’ll sample delicacies from some of Wilmington’s finest dining establishments, such as The Blockade Runner, Elijah’s, The Little Dipper, The Pilot House, Pine Valley Market, Ruth’s Chris, 22 North, Apple Annie’s, La Gemma, Flytrap Brewing, Good Hops Brewing, and many, many more.

At 7 p.m., Mistress of Ceremonies and Honorary Chair Frances Weller welcomes attendees, followed by a blessing and featured speaker Sherry King. A live auction is next, with lots of packages, including VIP seats to tapings of “The Doctors,” “Dr. Phil,” “Jeopardy,” and “Wheel of Fortune.” The silent auction includes getaways to downtown Wilmington and Sunset Beach, massages, golf outings, original art, and more.

Near the end of the Epicurean Evening comes the coveted Epicurean Awards. And you get to vote!

The Epicurean Evening is for a Good Cause

Wilmington’s Epicurean Evening combines a gourmet theme and a winning cause. For every $1,000 raised, Methodist Home for Children is able to care for a child for one year. The Methodist Home for Children works to provide safe, stable homes for children at risk. The agency serves nearly 1,300 children and families, including families in New Hanover County.

Event Shuttle Service is proud to be a sponsor of Wilmington’s Epicurean Evening. For information about tickets and sponsorships, visit the Epicurean Evening’s Facebook page, call (910) 515-5786, or email

We’re excited about the event, and we’d love to be part of your fun! To book a shuttle to make your Epicurean Evening even more special, call Event Shuttle Service at (910) 398-8333, or request a free online quote.