• WUSF Public Media Presents ‘The Longest Table’     

     Record-size event to stretch several blocks along St. Petersburg waterfront



    WHAT: WUSF Public Media’s The Longest Table

    WUSF Public Media will host an epicurean experience like no other, “The Longest Table” on Thursday, April 6 right down the middle of Bayshore Drive in St. Petersburg. The event showcases prix fixe menus paired with wine from the area’s finest restaurants. Nearly 1,000 people attending!


    The event is a gala fundraiser to support WUSF Public Media and public broadcasting in the Tampa Bay area. Sponsors include: Dimmitt Land Rover of Clearwater, Pinellas Community Foundation, University of South Florida St. Petersburg, Keller Williams Realty, Harry and Joan McCreary, R.R. Simmons, Kahwa Coffee Roasting, MFA Museum of Fine Arts, City of St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay Magazine. For more information, visit wusf.usf.edu/wordpress/longest/ or call (800) 661.0823.


    WHEN: Thursday, April 6, 2017

    5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

    *Rain Date: Friday, April 7, 2017


    WHERE: Downtown St. Petersburg – Bayshore Drive NE

    The tables run from the Museum of Fine Arts to the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club.


    ATTIRE: Evening casual


    TICKETS &           

    REGISTRATION: Tickets are required, and prices range from $120 – $160, purchased online at wusf.usf.edu/wordpress/longest/.


    VISUALS: Table decoration contest and winners, chefs preparing signature dishes.


    MEDIA CONTACT:             

    Brittany Valencic, Tucker/Hall

    (O) 813-228-0652; (C) 440-986-0308


    About WUSF Public Media

    WUSF Public Media is a comprehensive media organization that provides media services to the community and businesses through public broadcasting and multi-media production services.  Licensed to the University of South Florida, WUSF Public Media serves the public interest through programming, educational outreach and community partnerships. For more information, visit www.wusf.org.