VIRTUAL 2021 Santé – A Taste of Baltimore

VIRTUAL Event: Thursday, March 11, 2021
In Honor of World Kidney Day

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In partnership with Horseshoe Casino
and McCormick & Company.

The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland & Delaware is pleased to announce that the 2021 Virtual Santé– A Taste of Baltimore is OPEN for registration. Many thanks to all of our ticket purchasers and sponsors who registered for the event last March, we appreciate that you stuck with us as we navigated COVID-19. All sponsorships and registrations are being honored from last year. Thank you for your continued support and patience!

Upon registration you will receive more information about food, beverage and gift bag options that are included with your ticket purchase. We are happy to share that we will are offering pickup options on March 9th and 10th to ensure you can sit back, eat, drink and enjoy our event on March 11th. Watch for more details.

Event Schedule:

  • 5:40pm- Event Link Opens
  • 5;45pm- Participants are encouraged to visit our sponsors/partners exhibit booths and cooking demos
  • 6:00pm- Program begins on Main Stage of Platform
  • The program runs until 7:00pm and the Exhibits remain open until 8:00pm

The cooking demos are courtesy of McCormick* and Horseshoe Casino
*Spices along with the recipe for this cooking demo are included in your gift bag.

Sante’ has been rescheduled to a VIRTUAL event.

Join us on Thursday, March 11, 2021 for a VIRTUAL event honoring World Kidney Day and the patients we serve. Join us at 5:45pm to kick-off the event.

Baltimore’s premier food and beverage event is back to benefit the National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware!

While this event is not the typical event many have come to love- we are making this a very unique experience that you will not want to miss!

Our virtual event this year is in partnership with the Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore and McCormick & Company. While this year our beloved event will not be in the familiar in-person format, we promise that we have a great evening filled with options that you have come to expect!

Our restaurant community has been hit hard the past year! Watch for more information and opportunties from our previous participating Food & Beverage Sponsors which included: 16 on the Park, B&O American Brasserie, Black Tie Caterers, Blondie’s Doughnuts, Boordy Vineyards, Celestrial Catering, Farmacy Brewing, GDL Italian by Giada De Laurentilis, Horseshoe’s Pitt Boss Pilsner partnership with Manor Hill Brewing, Little Havana, Lord Baltimore Hotel, McCormick & Schmick’s, Natasha’s Just Brittle, Roy’s, Rusty Scupper, Sagamore Spirit, Sandy Bottom Sparkling Rum Cocktails, Sobo Café, Terra Café, The Grill at Quarterfield Station, The Point- Towson, Urban Oyster, and Xquisite Catering.

Your patronage of these restaurants now and into the future is greatly appreciated. Please support our restaurants and tell them THANK YOU for supporting the kidney community.

*Bolded restaurants are unfortunately no longer in business- we elected to leave these in our message and the graphic in honor of the hardworking peole and owners of these establishments.

Adding to the fun will be food demostrations, entertainment and a silent auction featuring sports memorabilia, dining, entertainment, local art, spa, health and fitness and vacation packages. Guests also can bid on one-of-a-kind experiences and donate to our Mission Moments at the event.

Admission is $100/person or sponsorship opportunities begin at $2,500 which reserves space for 10 participants. To purchase tickets, sponsor a virtual booth, or to explore other sponsorship opportunities, vendor participation or auction donation information, visit or call Pattie Dash, Executive Director or Kristin Brooks, Development Director, at 410.494.8545. Reserve your ticket today!

Proceeds will support NKF’s local patient emergency assistance program and help fund vital research from nephrologists at Johns Hopkins Medicine and University of Maryland Medical Center.

Back by popular demand is #WINWIN, guests will have the opportunity to purchase a wine bag with a bottle of Maryland wines that will be paired with a restaurant gift card. Also, some bags will have something special, you won’t want to miss this opportunity. #WINWIN is a donation of $37 per bag in honor of the 37 million people impacted by kidney disease. You will be able to purchase these via the link provided. Don’t miss out! Limited supply.

NEW THIS YEAR- Make a $75 donation to receive the beautiful wood cutting board displayed! Don’t miss out- these are a great addition to your kitchen!

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is the largest, most comprehensive and longstanding organization dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease. For more information, visit

Interested in donating an auction item? Contact Alexandria Mills, Development Manager.

For sponsorship information, click here.

Your support MATTERS!

Unable to make it to the event? You can still make a difference, support the National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland & Delaware’s Patient Emergency Assistance fund.

Take a look at photos from last year’s event!

Check out the photo gallery from the 2018 event.