Today, May 13, is the last day to reserve a seat at the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club's awards banquet on Saturday, May 21.
The event takes place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Foster City, 1221 Chess Drive. In addition to the presentation of awards, KCBS and CBS5's Mike Sugerman will be the keynote speaker.
Tickets are $55 for Press Club members, $60 for non-members. Free parking.
Open seating, reserved tables of eight available.
The dinner starts with spinach salad with shiitake mushrooms and sesame dressing. Entrée choices (as available):
• Thin slices of chicken sauteed in marsala wine with mushrooms with rice pilaf;
• Mahi Mahi charred pineapple beurre blanc sauce with rice pilaf;
• Penne pasta al pomodoro roasted fresh vegetables topped with tomato, fresh basil and pinenuts.
After the entree, there will be a traditional NY cheesecake with raspberry drizzle. Freshly baked rolls and sweet butter. Freshly brewed Starbucks regular and decaf coffee and assorted tazo teas.