Local restaurants, wineries and micro brewers will be handing out generous samples of their signature dishes and spirits at the 10th Annual Barrington Taste’fest & EXPO next week on Thursday, Oct. 17.
Hosted by the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce, this much-anticipated and popular dining event is the best way to sample foods from some of area’s finest eateries all in one night and under one roof.
The 10th annual Taste’fest is taking place from 5:00 to 8:00 pm next Thursday, October 17th, at the Chicago Marriott Northwest in Hoffman Estates and the Chamber of Commerce just released the list of this year’s participating restaurants which include…
Participating Taste’fest Restaurants
The Tilted Kilt
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant
Georgio’s Chicago Pizzeria & Pub
Hawthorn Woods Golf Club, Pinstripes
Meatheads Burgers & Fries
Stone Eagle Tavern
Apple Villa Famous Pancake House
Wok ‘n Fire; Blue Cherry Frozen Yogurt
Fox & Hound Restaurant
Chicago Northwest Marriott
Jewel-Osco; Pure Organic Juicery
Meals Like Mom’s
NEW THIS YEAR at the Barrington Area Taste’fest, several restaurants will also present cooking demonstrations throughout the evening including Frantonio’s Italian Deli & Cafe, Hawthorn Woods Golf Club, Meals Like Mom’s, Tastefully Simple and Pinstripes Bowling, Bocce and Bistro.
As you sample dishes, you will also have the opportunity to peruse displays set up by 40 Barrington area businesses there to answer questions and distribute items that showcase their products and services.
Guests will also take home souvenir photos from the photo booth (also new to this year’s event), grab some fast cash in the Barrington Bank & Trust Money Machine, have a chance to win door prizes, raffles and games and enjoy live entertainment by the nationally renowned Amy Yassinger Jazz Ensemble.
Tickets cost $40 in advance and $50 at the door. They’re on sale now, but selling fast!
To purchase tickets online, CLICK HERE.
You can also buy tickets during business hours at the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce office, 190 James Street.
If you’d like to bring a group or your family and friends, you can buy nine tickets and get your tenth ticket free! The night out is a fun way to treat your business clients and prospects and it’s also a great opportunity to make new business connections in a casual and social atmosphere.
The Chicago Marriott Northwest is at 4800 Hoffman Boulevard in Hoffman Estates.
Proceeds from Taste’fest & EXPO benefit local small businesses and the community through the Chamber’s educational programs, networking groups, and business resources; and benefit the BACC’s Lauren Brown Memorial Scholarship.
For more information, call the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce at 847-381-2525 or visit their website at BarringtonChamber.com.