Building Healthier Lives with Dinnerfest

On Sunday, February 28th stock up on restaurant gift certificates and dining packages in the name of charity at the Boston Living Center's annual DinnerFest fundraiser at Vlora Restaurant.

Bid on one or more of Boston's most popular restaurants for a fun evening out with your friends. All proceeds from Dinnerfest will support the Boston Living Center's comprehensive nutrition, education and wellness programs for people living with HIV/AIDS.

For the second year in a row, Celebrity host Billy Costa from NECN's TV Diner will auction off an opportunity for two to appear on "Diner for a Day" as a restaurant reviewer. Have your 15 minutes of fame!

Restaurants that have donated multi-course dinners include 28 Degrees ~ Abby Park ~ Antico Forno ~ Avila Restaurant ~ Bistro 5 ~ Blue Ginger ~ Brasserie JO ~ Clink ~Club Cafe ~ Flash's Cocktails ~ Flora ~ Gaslight Brasserie du Coin ~ Ginger Park ~ Golden Temple ~ Grill 23~ Harvest ~ Kouzina ~ La Morra ~ Laurel Grill & Bar ~ Maggiano's ~ Mike and Patty's ~ Mistral ~ Mooo ~Morton's The Steakhouse ~ Myers & Chang ~ No. 9 Park ~ o ya ~ Parker's Restaurant at Omni Parker House~ Picco ~ Post 390 ~ Rendezvous in Central Square ~ Sanctuary Tapas ~ South End Buttery ~ Stanhope Grille~ Stephanie's on Newbury ~ Stephi's on Tremont ~ Teatro ~ Terrace Restaurant at Suffolk Downs ~ Terramia Ristorante ~Tremont 647 ~ The Bristol Lounge ~ The Fireplace ~ Turner Fisheries ~ Union Bar & Grille

Tickets for the festivities, which include hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar, cost $20 apiece. Pick up your tickets online or by calling 617.236.1012.