On Monday, Feb. 9, local chefs will stash away their aprons and strap on their guitars, showcasing some secret musical aptitudes in support of the Center for Community Solutions' fight against domestic violence.
The 5th Annual Battle of the Chef Bands takes place at Belly Up Tavern and will be emceed by Sam "The Cooking Guy" Zien and Josh Kopelman of DiningOutSD.
The multitalented cooks competing include Chef Katherine Humphus, Chef Matt Gordon of Urban Solace, Chef Kevin Templeton of barleymash and many more.
Plus, because there's no such thing as a chef party without sustenance, bites will be served from Carnitas Snack Shack, Sea & Smoke, Hodad's, barleymash, Solare and more.
Tickets are $40 advance; $50 day-of. bellyup.com
6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9
Belly Up Tavern, 143 S. Cedros Ave., Solana Beach.