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Tue, May 14


O'brien and Brough


A FRESH TAKE ON NETWORKING IN THE EAST BAY - Step into a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Sunset Social is an inclusive gathering for our community to community to connect, inquire and inspire. Special Host: Obrien & Brough!

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Time & Location

May 14, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT

O'brien and Brough, 500 Wood St, Bristol, RI 02809, USA


About the event

Let's join in Community at O'brien and Brough and kick off the 2024 Sunset Social Season! 


Calling food enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, small business owners, creative minds, and visionaries (there really is no prerequisite, if you're interested, come)!


We invite you to join us for an extraordinary community networking event - Sunset Social. Networking like never before - where meaningful connections are fostered in a relaxed and inspiring environment.


Step into a warm and welcoming atmosphere, crafted just for you. Sunset Social is an inclusive gathering for our community to connect, inquire and inspire. Cold beverages and fresh food are the heart of this gathering - your presence will only make it better. Many friendships and partnerships blossom from this special space. This community is constantly growing and changing and you would be a fabulous addition.

Learn more about our the skills of venue:

Sunset Social is hosted by Rachel of Rely on Rach

Comments from guests who have joined us at Sunset Social:

This event was wonderful! We loved it and felt so inspired by everyone in the group.

I loved it. Every minute! It was great to meet people, to not feel rushed. Though I did not drink- it was awesome to have bevs and foods. 

Yes! It was great. Super fun and supportive group!

Yes, wonderful event. It was fabulous to meet new people and potential new friends. Such a good feeling to connect with other small biz owners and entrepreneurs. Just go to show how we can strengthen our lil community and help each other grow.

The energy and positive vibes of this community fill me with hope.

Thank you so much for creating this - I hadn't realized how much I need it.

How the POTLUCK works:

This is a themed meal so please see that list here: and sign-up for a dish that inspires when you purchase a POTLUCK COOK ticket.

We're excited to come together for our themed Sunset Social potluck!


To ensure we have a well-rounded and delicious meal, we kindly request that you sign up for specific slots and commit to bringing the dish you've chosen.

Please take a moment to review the available slots and select one that inspires you. We count on each of you to make this potluck a success, so your commitment is greatly appreciated.

If, for any reason, you can't make the event or provide the dish you signed up for, please let Rachel know ( or text 920-819-0672) as soon as possible so she can make any necessary adjustments.

Let's make this a memorable evening filled with wonderful flavors and community spirit!

Additionally, we're committed to making our themed Sunset Social potluck a sustainable and eco-friendly event. To minimize waste and reduce our environmental footprint, we kindly ask everyone to keep the following in mind when planning your dish:

- Use reusable containers for storing and transporting your food instead of disposable ones when possible.

- If your dish requires a serving utensil, please bring it.

- Bring a Ready-to-Serve Dish if You Can

- Plates, napkins, and flatware will be provided to minimize single-use items.

- Plan for leftovers: Please plan ahead and bring a container for any remaining food.

- Label food that are allergen appropriate: We'll put out stickers to label your food, please label and make any helpful notes (Gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free, etc)

By working together to minimize waste, we can enjoy a delicious meal while caring for our planet.

Financial Hardship Assistance: We believe in making our events accessible to all. If you're experiencing financial hardship and would like to attend our event, please don't hesitate to reach out. We offer sponsored spots to ensure that financial constraints don't hinder your ability to join us. For assistance, please do not hesitate to contact Rachel directly at - she will be happy to assist.


Rely on Rach/ Hiraya Creative Studios and our affiliated events stand firmly against racism, homophobia, and transphobia and are committed to fostering an inclusive space for everyone. We welcome individuals from diverse backgrounds and are dedicated to creating a supportive environment that values and respects each person's identity. We firmly believe that unity is built through understanding, empathy, and shared experiences. Racism, homophobia, and transphobia will not be tolerated in any capacity at our events, and we encourage open dialogue, learning, and growth as we work together to dismantle systemic barriers and create a truly inclusive community.

Please review our Community Agreements here:



    With this ticket, you are invited to bring an appetizer or finger food dish to share with fellow attendees. Please sign up for your dish contribution at the time of ticket purchase to help us ensure a diverse and plentiful spread. Your culinary creativity is what makes our gathering unique and memorable! The ticket includes entry to the event, one cocktail or mocktail, food, and a community of connection and support.

    +$0.50 service fee
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    Come savor the evening with us at the Sunset Social SIP & SAVOR! This ticket grants you access to an exquisite array of appetizers and finger foods prepared by our talented community chefs. Enjoy a delightful sampling of flavors while mingling with fellow attendees in the beautiful surroundings of O'Brien and Brough. The ticket includes entry to the event, one cocktail or mocktail, food, and a community of connection and support.

    +$0.88 service fee
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