Tickets Still Available For ‘An Afternoon In Provence’ At Pig And Fig Cafe


Auction items for ‘An Afternoon in Provence’ may be previewed online at Already more than 60 items are featured in the auction, with more items being added every day. Courtesy image


Tickets are still available for “An Afternoon in Provence” from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 25 at the Pig + Fig Café in White Rock. The fundraising event is put on by the Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation and Pig + Fig Café as part of A Taste of Knowledge, which raises money for all Los Alamos Public Schools. Tickets to “An Afternoon in Provence” are $60 and can be purchased at

While the five wine and food pairing stations are the stars of the show, they are not the only attractions. The event will feature silent and live auctions, with items generously donated by local business and individuals, including:

  • Weekend condo stays in Salida and Pagosa Springs, Colo.
  • Virtual reality experience
  • Helicopter ride
  • Jewelry
  • Spa services and gift baskets
  • Albuquerque Isotopes and NM United sports packages
  • Concert tickets
  • Restaurant certificates, and much more

Auction items can be previewed online at Already more than 60 items are featured in the auction, with more items being added every day.

In addition, afternoon event goers will have a chance to purchase tickets for a fun wine pull. Wine pull tickets will be available at the event for $20. Each ticket allows the buyer to pull an expertly selected bottle of wine of an unknown identity. All wines will be valued at $20+, with more than half valued at $25+, and one $100 bottle of wine for a lucky winner! 

Taste of Knowledge is a fundraiser for the Los Alamos Public Schools. Proceeds will benefit teachers, staff, students and facilities. For more information and/or to purchase tickets, visit 

The Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation is an independent organization that supports, challenges, and invests in a successful future for all Los Alamos Public School students. Since its inception in 2005, the LAPS Foundation has donated more than $1 million to fund opportunities and materials for students, provide professional development for district educators, defray operating expenses, and assist with capital improvements to enrich learning environments in the Los Alamos public schools. 

To learn more about the LAPS Foundation and how to get involved and/or make a donation, visit or call 505.500.6501.