Howlin' with Harris

Hot Summer Southern BBQ with Johnny Ray Zone & Friends

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Billy Harris event

Event Details


Saturday, June 29, 2019
11:30 AM – 3:30 PM


Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

1734 East 41st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90058

Event Description

Join chef Johnny Ray Zone & the Howlin’ Rays crew for a family-style seated lunch with friends from Trudy’s Underground BBQ, City House from Nashville, Hog & Hominy from Memphis, chef Nyesha Arrington, Valerie Confections and a comforting treat from Milk Bar.


  • Tickets are $100 (ticket price includes all food, beverages, tax & tip)
  • Proceeds from the live auction and charity partner, The Wells Fargo Foundation, will benefit the LA Food Bank.


An epic modern take on the Southern feast, featuring Nashville style hot chicken, meats, sides, and treats along with cocktails, appetizers, wine, coffee/matcha service, hosted by Billy Harris. Ticket price includes all food, beverages, tax & tip. Proceeds from the live auction and charity partner, The Wells Fargo Foundation, will benefit the LA Regional Food Bank.


Southern-inspired Menu from:

  • Burt Bakman from Trudy’s Underground BBQ – Los Angeles
  • Tandy Wilson from City House – Nashville
  • Andy Ticer and Michael Hudman from Hog & Hominy – Memphis
  • Nyesha Arrington – Los Angeles
  • Valerie Gordon from Valerie Confections – Los Angeles
  • Milk Bar – New York


  • Cocktails
  • Appetizers
  • Mains / Sides
  • Wine
  • Desserts
  • Coffee & Matcha Service



  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • William Grant & Sons
  • Santa Margherita Wine
  • S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna
  • East Imperial
  • Tenzo Matcha
  • La Colombe



  • All ages welcome
  • ID required for persons 21 years and older
  • No refunds or cancellations
  • Tickets are transferable
  • Communal seating
  • Limited dietary restrictions can be accommodated
  • Further details are available at

To explore sponsorship opportunities, please contact Roger Castle, Chief Development Officer at or (323) 234-3030 ext. 147.

Please send media inquiries to with BILLY HARRIS in the subject line.

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