According to Pacifica Chamber of Commerce CEO Courtney Conlon, this beach-front destination will be hosting its 12th Annual “Taste of Pacifica” event on Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the legendary Nick’s Restaurant.
“Taste of Pacifica” features 20 local restaurants that will offer culinary samples, which can be enjoyed alongside a variety of wines and live music. Participating restaurants include: Nick’s Seashore Restaurant Ash’s Vallemar Station, Surf Spot Restaurant; La Playa Taqueria; Kani Kosen; Oceana Market; Mazzetti’s Bakery; The Point Pizza & Pasta; Tam’s Cuisine of China; Gorilla BBQ; Colombo’s Deli; Moonraker Restaurant; Guerrero’s Taqueria; Pacific Java Café; Sun Valley Fine Foods; Beach Monkey Café; A Grape in the Fog; Rock‘ n Rob‘s.
There will also be a silent auction, which features everything from dining and gift baskets to getaways and attractions. Proceeds will benefit the Pacifica Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center in supporting the strategic marketing efforts to promote Pacifica as a Tourist destination.
Background: Pacifica. California
The natural beauty and unparalleled serenity of Pacifica, California has attracted travelers to this coastal gem for more than 100 years. Located just 15 minutes south of San Francisco, Pacifica feels worlds away but is convenient to some of the most vibrant, international communities on the West Coast. Easily accessible from Highway 1, Pacifica’ rich cultural heritage and bohemian personality make it a unique destination worth discovering.
Pacifica’s ethereal beauty is enhanced by its Mediterranean style weather. Refreshing temperatures range from 15-20 degrees cooler than the central coast, drawing visitors to Pacifica’s shoreline to ‘cool’ off during the hot summer months with its natural air-conditioning and attractive oceanfront accommodations. Likewise, Pacifica’s equally-appealing winter travel season provides a dramatic setting for those interested in off-season values and romantic departures.
Of the many diversions, Pacifica boasts some of the most breathtaking panoramic vistas atop a wide range of hiking trails and walking adventures along the expansive beaches dotting the destination’s shoreline. Additionally, the destination features a range of recreational options, including surfing, boating, scuba, fishing and paragliding, birding, cycling, golf, tennis, archery and horseback riding.
According to the National Marine Sanctuaries of the West Coast, Pacifica is known to be the fourth richest area in the world for marine mammal life.
For more information about the destination of Pacifica, California, please visit http://visitpacifica.com.