Variety Cocktails & Cuisine 2023

Variety — the Children’s Charity of Detroit — hosted its Cocktails & Cuisine event on Thursday, Feb. 16, at the Townsend Hotel in downtown Birmingham. The fundraiser featured food and drinks from Andiamo, The Birmingham Pub, Café ML, Crispelli’s Bakery and Pizzeria, Rugby Grille, and Joe Muer Seafood; raffle opportunities; and live entertainment from The Jared Sykes Experience. Proceeds from the event benefit the organization’s core programming serving children with special needs in southeastern Michigan. // Photographs by Patrick Gloria