Tuesday, October 15, 2013
14th Annual Taste of Orlando at Waterford Lakes Town Center is just around the corner
Restaurants from Waterford Lakes Town Center and Orlando are teaming up again for the 14th Annual Taste of Orlando, on Saturday, November 2 from 11 AM – 5 PM. This all-day family food festival features delectable tastes and beverage sampling, along with free live entertainment, a local business expo, fabulous shopping, and children’s events such as face painting and bounce houses.
Throughout Waterford Lakes’ open-air corridor, the mouthwatering aromas of Mexican, Italian, Asian Fusion and more will fill the streets and captivate the senses of all local foodies. Guests will be invited to sample fares from more than 30 different vendors, including 100 Montaditos, Peterbrooke Chocolatier, Sweet! By Good Golly Miss Holly, Longhorn Steakhouse, Gator's Dockside and many more!
"We are thrilled to once again host Taste of Orlando for the fourteenth consecutive year," said Jamie Fraser, director of marketing and business development, Waterford Lakes Town Center. “This event really gives people a 'taste' of what Waterford Lakes and our community partners are all about. It is the must-attend festival of the season by offering delicious flavors and fabulous activities that is sure to excite all Orlando taste buds.”
Additionally, families can enjoy free live entertainment by a classic Dixieland Trio, a stilt walker balloon artist, face painters, magicians, jugglers, and more!
Food samplings and children’s activities will require wristbands. Wristbands are available for purchase in advance, $15 for adults (ages 11 and up) and $5 for children (ages 4-10) at the Waterford Lakes Town Center Property Management Office, Orlando Federal Credit Union – Waterford Lakes or Gator’s Dockside – Lake Underhill. The day of the event tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children. Guests must have a wristband to sample food or attend kid’s play area. All event proceeds benefit the Simon Youth Foundation.
A special thanks to our event sponsors: Aristocrat Volkswagen East, Biotest Orlando Plasma Center, Lach Orthodontic Specialists, Orlando Federal Credit Union, The Courtesy, Brickman, Victory Cruise Casino, The Courtesy, Cooper's Hawk Winery and Restaurant, Cox Events Group and Textured Coatings of America, Inc.