5th Annual Taste of Farragut
Date: Friday, September 27th, 2013
Start Time: 6:30 pm
Business Name: Farragut Business Alliance
Deadline for Online Registration: 09/27/2013
Adult Price at the Gate: $30.00
ONLINE TICKET SALES HAVE ENDED. TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE AT THE GATE ONLY. $30 FOR ADULTS, $10 FROM CHILDREN 6-11 AND FREE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 5.
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WHEN: Friday, Sept. 27, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: In front of the old Kroger building on Kingston Pike
More than 35 restaurants and beverage distributors are participating in the 5th Annual "Taste of Farragut - Celebrating Farragut Foodies."
The purpose of the event is to showcase the "best bites" of restaurants within the Town of Farragut limits. With over 1,500 attendees expected, the event continues to be an excellent way for restaurants – both old favorites and new – to showcase "Best Bite" samples of their cuisine. Also featured will be a wide variety of wines and and themed beverage venues (Fire & Ice, Mini Margaritaville, Wine & Cheese Pairings and Dessert Liqueurs), as well as entertainment.
Pellissippi State Culinary Institute will also be on site this year with live demos to provide an educational component.
Admission ticket prices are $25 for adults (if purchased in advance through noon the day of the event) or $30 if purchased at the gate. Admission for children under 12 is $10, with children 5 and under free. Tickets can be purchased on the FBA website, or at the Kroger Marketplace in Farragut (cash only), beginning Sept. 19th.
The event is hosted by Farragut Business Alliance, Town of Farragut, and NeighborMaker Events. Presenting sponsor is TDS. Silver sponsors are BB&T and Costco Wholesale. Contributing sponsors are Allied Music Instructors, Campbell Station Wine & Spirits, Corks Wine & Spirits, Dixie Lee Wines, Farragut Wine & Spirits and First Utility District. Community sponsors include Event Rentals by Rothchild, Farragut/West Knox Chamber of Commerce, Lenoir City Utilities Board, Michael Broyles Photography, The UPS Store #2381 and Waste Connections. Media sponsors are farragutpress, i105 WFIV and WATE Channel 6.
Vendor List to Date:
- Apple Cake Tea Room
- B&T Distributing
- Beverage Control
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- Campbell Station Wine & Spirits (presenting dessert liqueurs)
- Cherokee Wine & Spirits Distributing
- Cork’s Wine & Spirits (presenting wine & cheese pairings)
- D&V Distributing
- Dixie Lee Wine & Liquors (presenting Mini Margaritaville)
- Costco Wholesale
- Farragut Wine & Spirits (presenting Fire & Ice)
- Frullati Café & Bakery
- George Dinwiddie Distributing
- Gigi’s Cupcakes
- Jet’s Pizza
- Knoxville Beverage Company
- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
- Kroger Marketplace
- Lipman Brothers
- Mario’s Pizza & Grill
- Meksiko Cantina
- Murray's Cheese
- Newk’s Express Cafe
- Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt
- Papa Murphy's Take and Bake Pizza
- Pellissippi State Culinary Institute Pasta Station
- Publix Turkey Creek
- Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
- Restaurant Linderhof
- Rocky Top Deli Provisions (Boars Head)
- Seasons Turkey Creek
- Silver Spoon Cafe
- Snappy Tomato Pizza
- The Fresh Market
- The Shrimp Dock
- Triple C Distributing Company
- Wild Wing Cafe