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The Taste of Newport

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The Taste of Newport is an annual summertime event showcasing the Fresh by Nature restaurants and farms.  We'll be posting more 2016 TON event information in the coming months. Watch the events calendar.


Here's information from last year's event:


Tuesday, September 22 2015

Event Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tickets: $25.00 per person

Event Location: The Gateway Center, 84 Fyfe Drive, Newport

The 5th annual Taste of Newport, sponsored by Community National Bank, is a one-of-a-kind culinary festival in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom. Join many of Newport’s downtown restaurants for signature dishes made with local products from celebrated Newport chefs.

The event will be hosted at the Gateway Center, featuring Newport restaurants including Newport Natural Market and Cafe, Le Belvedere, The Eastside Restaurant & Pub, The Ciderhouse Grill, The Club Restaurant & Pub, Hoagie's, and All about the Cake are confirmed . There will also be locally-produced beverages served, such as Eden Ice Cider, along with a cash bar. Proceeds from the event go straight back into Newport City through such efforts as Newport's Fresh by Nature. , Active by Nature, and Genuine by Nature programs.

Come to the Gateway Center, where all the participating restaurants can be found under one roof. Each ticket provides tastes of each of the restaurants' menu item(s) made with local ingredients, live music, delicious desserts and door prizes.