Mama’s Day Returns In-Person, Celebrates 31 Years

| April 3, 2022 | 0 Comments

Mama’s Day returns to an in-person event scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Friday, May 6 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine located at 3777 La Jolla Village Drive. Mama’s Day, one of San Diego’s most anticipated culinary events, is held the Friday before Mother’s Day to bring together attendees for an evening of fun, food, friends and fundraising.

Returning as this year’s culinary host is Emmy® award-winning chef, author, YouTube personality and restaurateur, Sam “The Cooking Guy” Zien. In addition to hosting the event, he will also provide a special presentation for VIP guests.

Mama’s Day will feature more than 20 food purveyors offering delicious bites from San Diego’s finest restaurants, catering companies, and hotels. In addition, this year’s event will feature a special addition of curated libations, including wine, cocktails, beer, and specialty beverages. Mama’s Day is a one-night-only event for everyone to enjoy.

Proceeds from the event help raise critical funds for Mama’s Kitchen’s mission to deliver three medically tailored nutritional meals a day, seven days a week and free of charge to local women, men and children vulnerable to hunger due to HIV, cancer or other critical illnesses like congestive heart failure, Type II diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

Tickets to Mama’s Day can be purchased online at

Sam “The Cooking Guy” Zien will be hosting and providing a special presentation for VIP guests.

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