The 7th Annual Taste IN Ferguson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
SEVENTH ANNUAL TASTE IN FERGUSON EVENT TO RAISE SCHOLARSHIP MONEY FOR FERGUSON YOUTH
Featuring foods from more than 25 vendors, the 7th annual Taste in Ferguson will be held September 8TH,2019 at the Savoy Banquet Center at 119 South Florissant Road, Ferguson, Missouri. Guests will sample foods from popular restaurants from across the region including Adam’s Smokehouse, Smokie O’s BBQ, Paul’s Market, Amore Pizza, Om Turtle Café, Simply Thai, Pho Long’s and Helfer’s Bakery to name a few. The food competition is THE GOURMET GAUNTLET as our restaurants will compete in our original 5 categories: BBQ, International, Chicken/Poultry, Dessert and Pizza with the addition of our new category: Vegetarian! The restaurants will compete for a $1000.00 cash prize per category and the guests will be the judges as they sample and vote for their favorites.
We are pleased to announce that MR. TONY COLOMBO OF KFTK-FM/FM NewsTalk 97.1 will be this year’s MC of the event. The Children’s area will have “hands on” activities and fun galore. The musical talent this year will open with “The River City Blues Band” followed with our Headliner, “The Xperience Band” led by Edmund Darris
Our Spirit tasting area will feature samples and full servings from well-known brewers, distillers, and wineries from around the area including Ferguson’s own Ferguson Brewing Company, Mastermind Vodka, Cardinal Sin Vodka, Vino Gallery, Stumpy’s Spirits, Grey Eagle, 4 Hands Brewery Company, Urban Chestnut, and Schlafly’s!
THE GOURMET GAUNTLET will also include a friendly “cook off” between Ferguson Police and Ferguson Fire departments. THE 7TH ANNUAL TASTE IN FERGUSON and THE GOURMET GAUNTLET will surely bring the best and the boldest that our participating restaurants have to offer. We thank Centene Charitable Foundation and Emerson as our event sponsors.
You can also purchase unique T-shirts, Grab bags full of valuable gift cards and more! All of the proceeds go into scholarships for North County youth through Angels at Work, a 501C3 in memory of Samantha Lipka and Robbie McGartland.
Tickets are available now! Tickets can be purchased at all our participating restaurants! Show your support for your favorite restaurant and pick up your tickets from their locations. Tickets can also be purchased at the Ferguson Farmer’s Market every Saturday in August from 8:00 am to Noon, at Robinwood Automotive, on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/TheTasteInFerguson/
or ONLINE at www.thetasteinferguson.com.
For more information visit WWW.TheTasteInFerguson.com
Event Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM