The Best of Backwash is a plated gourmet dinner, each course paired with a unique local craft beer. The $110 per person event benefits Project Great Outdoors, and is 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 20, at the National Automobile Museum, in Reno.
Local craft beer brewers and experts will be on hand to discuss each pairing in the five course meal. Beer related auction items, including hard to find large format and aged beers, will be up for bid along with many other great gift items in a silent auction.
This celebration of food and hops helps Project Great Outdoors (comprised of outdoor guides, educators and community leaders) change the lives of troubled youth by giving them a healthier outlook on life through group and individual outdoor activities and adventures.
For more information on Project Great Outdoors log on to www.projectGO.org.
Miriam Hodgman is originally from San Francisco. She previously was the communications coordinator for the largest hunger-relief organization in Sonoma County, California. She has a bachelor’s degree in American history, with a minor in American Indian studies, from San Francisco State University, and has a master’s degree in public administration from Sonoma State University. She enjoys training a variety of martial arts.