The East Valley’s most delicious event of the year is just weeks away! TASTE. Chandler’s Culinary Festival is set to take over Downtown Ocotillo on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of unlimited food tastings, 12 drink tickets and access to the craft beer, wine and spirits lounges. Be sure to cast your votes for your favorite participants. Nine awards will be given, which include: Best of TASTE., American, Asian, Booth Décor, Casual Café, Desserts & Treats, Fine Dining, Italian, Mexican and Bar or Brewpub.
Participating TASTE. restaurants include:
Bourbon Jacks, CHoP, Coach & Willies, D’Vine Wine Bar, El Palacio of Chandler, Floridino’s, Frost, Gigi Cupcakes, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, Humble Pie, Latitude Eight Thai Grill, Le Cordon Bleu, My Big Fat Greek Restaurant, Nando’s Mexican Food, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Otuku Sushi, Pearl Sushi, Pitta Souvli, Pittsburgh Willy’s, Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion, SanTan Brewing Company, Shimogamo, The Keg, The Living Room, The Sushi Room, Udder Delights, Vintage 95, Whole Foods, Yoli’s Café…and more!
TASTE. will also feature a very special tribute to the late Geoffrey Hancock, owner of the San Tan Sun News and longtime supporter of TASTE. Chandler’s Culinary Festival.
Tickets to the 21-and-over event are $65 (pre-sale) and $80 on the day of the event. Pre-sale couple’s admission ($130) includes a gift bag with a bottle of wine, two souvenir glasses and other gifts from local restaurants.
Downtown Ocotillo is located at 2855 West Queen Creek Road in Chandler.