Crab Cake Cook-Off & Wine Tasting Competition 2023 ~ A Benefit for Mendocino Coast Clinics!

February 4, 2023 @ 11:00AM — 3:00PM Pacific Time (US & Canada) Add to Calendar

The Big White Tent: at the northwest corner of Main and Stewart Streets, Fort Bragg, CA 95437 Get Directions

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We're heading back to the Tent!

What a day of sunshine, smiles and support for Mendocino Coast Clinics! It was wonderful to welcome you back to the Big White Tent! Save-the-Date for Saturday, February 3, 2024 - MCC's 30th Anniversary Year! For a list of the winners of the Crab Cake Cook-Off & Wine Tasting Competition, visit During Mendocino County's Seafood & Sips Festival, we will celebrate local Dungeness Crab, luscious wines & scrumptious tastes to please every palate, all while raising vital dollars to fully equip two new exam rooms at our medical center. Donations can still be made here - just click onto the Donate button to the right! Thank you!

Our much-loved Big White Tent is back!

JOIN US for all the fun festivities & revelry of years past
in our new swanky style fully-seated event.
We plan to WOW you in our extraordinary Tent dining room!

Savor crab cakes from Mendocino county chefs,
sip Mendocino wines & indulge in local foods & beverages.
We will be AT YOUR SERVICE as volunteers attend to your personal table.

Attendance is by reserved-seating only.
Reservations are limited to 300 guests.

PLEASE COME! We will be crabby without you!

Yes! You can have your cake – crab cake, that is – and eat it too!!

LIVE Auction! WINE Auction! SILENT Auction!

Fund-the-Future Pledge Drive!

Donate to fill two new exam rooms with
indispensable medical equipment ~
from basic wall mounts & trash cans
to exam tables & a phlebotomy station.
We'll put your hard-earned dollars to work
as we offer the #bestcareanywhere!

For more information on the Seafood & Sips Festival

And what about the Cioppino Dinner, you ask?

We are passing the crab can onto our friends at MendoParks.
They will host this popular fundraiser on Friday, February 3
in the same welcoming venue at Historic Pentecost Hall.
For details & to support State Parks in Mendocino County visit

A big thank you to our sponsors!

Whole Crab Sponsor
John and Kathy Hughes
Andree Hest & Debbie Wyatt
Half Crab Sponsor
Lucresha and Juvenal Renteria
Crab Claw Sponsor
MacMillan & Company
Savings Bank of Mendocino County
Trevor & Trish Orchard
Little River Inn & Restaurant
Visit Mendocino County

$74,967 raised by 118 people


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