SAVE THE DATE….April 9th, 10 & 11th 2018



Every year, Autism organizations around the world celebrate a day with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events. How will you celebrate….


Richie Perrone was diagnosed in 2009 and to be apart of a community that will pull together its resources to help children like our son is simply a wonderful act and a great community to be apart of. Every year Autism organizations around the world celebrate in the month of April with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events. On April 12th and 13th Maggie Valley and surrounding areas will host a number of events to help rise money to help fight Autism … These extraordinary members of our community living under the umbrella of autism, Young or old, these unique individuals enrich our lives tremendously. On April 12 & 13 Local restaurants, Golf course, Local Shops and many other businesses in Haywood County are coming together to raise awareness and funds to support the Olson Huff center, Division of Mission Children Hospital.

to Purchase tickets to any of the events click here


April 12th 2017 Dine out for Autism– Participating Restaurants

A community wide fundraising event that brings together restaurants and consumers to help raise funds for and awareness for Autism. Local restaurants will donate 10% of revenue

With A huge thanks to all of our Partners as well as all of the participating restaurants including


April 13th 2017 “Taste” Presented By Biltmore Estate

is WNC’s  premier culinary benefit featuring top chefs, wineries and Brew Masters — all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to help make Autism more understandable. Big names bring bold flavors to “Taste”. A delightful evening of gourmet food, wine and local Brews, Sample from many local restaurants and mingle with the Areas top culinary talent, Sip Award-winning wines  and some of the best local breweries . The Master of Ceremonies & Auctioneer for the evening Allen Brasington will have the floor and our attention with a Live Auction That will auction off some wonderful gifts and packages that will help our efforts for the Olson Huff center Division of Mission Children Hospital…. with a special appearance from Dr. Sandler will speak about the program & the facility

Pol Roger Champagne Vip Experience

Beginning at 4:30 Our VIP guests will experience an exclusive early admission including a Pol Roger Champagne Tasting in the Alliance Lounge and exquisite food and wine, First look at Silent And live Auction Items, Live music and stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains, Then at 5:00 entrance to Taste will begin allowing the Vip Guests 30 min early admission. Priced @ $75 per guest

General Admission

General Admission begins at 5:30 and will also begin An evening of spectacular food, wine and local beers Samples from many local restaurants and mingle with the Areas top culinary talent. Bid on some of our silent action items, then Dance the night away with a Live Band and await the action of live Auction with our Master of Ceremonies Allen Brasington. This will be the premier Foodie event for Haywood County of 2017! Priced @ $40 per guest.. Let Make a difference!!

With A huge thanks to all of our Partners as well as all of the participating restaurants including

Participating Wineries:


 Participating Breweries:


Live and Silent Auction Donors


April 12th 2017 Casino Royal” Autism Awareness Golf Tournament Presented By Ken Wilson Ford

Our Autism Awareness Golf Tournament – An 18 hole captain’s choice style tournament Presented By Ken Wilson Ford with a Casino Royal theme at the beautiful Maggie Valley Club, rounds will $500 per foursome buffet lunch included, also included are 4 tickets to our TASTE event!!!!(if a player would like to purchase upgrade to the VIP ticket to TASTE the cost will be $35.00) Shot gun tee will be at 9:30 AM. for more information on the course Maggie Valley Club.

Purchase Golf Tournament tickets here


Participating Breweries and Restaurants