Monday, April 23, 2012
Taste of the Bluegrass tickets now on sale, event will feature local foods, beverages
Tickets for the 32nd annual Taste of the Bluegrass are now on sale here and at all Lexington area Kroger and Central Bank locations.
This year’s event is Friday, May 18 at 7 p.m. at Keeneland’s Keene Barn and Entertainment Center and is presented by Quantrell Auto Group, with sponsorship from Central Bank, Big Ass Fans, UPS, Kentucky Utilities and M&M Sanitation. This year, the Kentucky Proud Pavilion again features local band The Fever, which is sponsored by Dinsmore & Shohl.
The Taste of the Bluegrass, a well-known and much anticipated annual event, annually features great local restaurants and beverage distributors sharing their signature dishes and beverages and a silent auction. The event is hosted by God’s Pantry Food Bank and the Bluegrass Chapter of the Kentucky Restaurant Association.
The event includes a large silent auction with a variety of packages.
General admission tickets are $75 per person ($50 of which is tax deductible and the price includes alcoholic beverages.) Tickets must be purchased in advance.
A limited number of Preview Package tickets are also available. This $125 option includes early admission to the event, giving purchasers an additional half hour to peruse the food and beverage offerings before the doors open to the general public. The Preview Package tickets are only available here or by calling 859-288-5332. A limited number of reserved tables with seating for 10 people are available for $1000. For more information, contact Susie Basham at 859-288-5332.
From God’s Pantry