On Monday, June 2nd, 2003, America’s Great Chefs return to Rockefeller Center to salute ‘The Biggest Small Town in the World’ in a tribute to James Beard to benefit Citymeals-on-Wheels. The 17th annual tribute will bring the top chefs from across the country to showcase their culinary expertise. Among the chefs confirmed to participate in the event are: Daniel Boulud, Wolfgang Puck, Alain Ducasse, Bobby Flay, Charlie Palmer, Gary Danko, Alice Waters, Rick Tramonto, Francois Payard, Gale Gand and the sole Boston-based chef, Jody Adams of Rialto. America’s Great Chefs Salute the Biggest Small Town in the World – A Tribute to James Beard benefiting Citymeals-on-Wheels will take place at the Gardens and Restaurants of Rockefeller Center from 7:30 to midnight with a special VIP reception beginning at 6:30. Tickets are $375 and are available by calling 212.687.1290.