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4th Annual Yelp BPB Holiday Party



For 4 straight years Elites in Broward-Palm Beach have come together in mid-December to celebrate the year that was. 2016 gave us one of the most action packed years in Yelp BPB history – so an epic party was in order. To close out the year about 100 Elites came together earlier this week at the posh Hard Rock restaurant, KURO, for an evening of sips, nibbles, hugs and good times.

As Elites exchanged cards, gifts and well wishes, they snatched delectable bites from passing trays. KURO served up some of their most popular dishes, including: Wagyu Tacos, Crispy Rice, Robata Salmon Belly, Wagyu Negima, Seared Salmon Sashimi, Hokkaido Scallop and much more.

 

Crispy Rice
Hokkaido Scallop
Wagyu Tacos

The social lubricant was flowing all night as well. The superb bar staff kept the drinks coming at lightning speed – ensuring all of our guests thirst was quenched. On the menu: specialty cocktails Ni and Hachi which were visually stunning and refreshing. Elites toasted all night, remembering fond memories of 2016 and looking forward to 2017.

The Real MVP
Ni
Hachi

 

The generous staff at KURO was full of surprises. They awarded 10 Elites with $200 gift certificates – plus one lucky recipient received a 3 night stay inside the Hard Rock Hotel – and dinner for two. However, the surprise of the night was the unveiling of the dessert station – with a fully edible chocolate Yelp logo sculpture.

Yes, we ate this entire thing.

 

It wasn’t all fun, eating and drinking though. In the spirit of the holidays Elites supported Ronald McDonald House by providing hundreds of dollars in gift cards and toys! All of the donations will go to families that really need it this holiday season.

 

What a way to end 2016. Thanks to our amazing hosts KURO and the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood for an evening we won’t soon forget. Want to relive the memories? Check out the photos here (courtesy of Mavila Photography). All of the reviews of the event can be found here.

 

See you in 2017!

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