SAN FRANCISCO — The 11th annual Japanese American Religious Federation Curry Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at Christ United Presbyterian Church, 1700 Sutter St. (at Laguna Street) in San Francisco Japantown.
Curry categories: general or vegetarian. Prizes are given for People’s Choice ($100), Judges’ Choice ($50) and Best Vegetarian.
To enter your curry, or purchase tickets, contact Rev. Rodney Yano at (415) 517-1214 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Each Curry Cook-Off contestant will receive $30 to help subsidize expenses.
There will also be a benefit raffle. Suggested donation: $15 per person. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Nichi Bei Foundation.
Japanese American Religious Federation member churches: Buddhist Church of San Francisco, Buddhist Church of Honnoji, Nichiren Buddhist Church, Rissho Koseikai, Sokoji Zen Buddhist Temple, Christ Episcopal Church, Christ United Presbyterian Church, Pine United Methodist Church, St. Xavier Japanese Catholic Society, Seventh Day Adventist Japanese Church, Konko-Kyo Church of San Francisco, Tenrikyo America West Church.
Media sponsor: Nichi Bei Weekly.