It is that time of the year! What time? Time for Taste of Yaletown, a community-based event which enters its 8th year celebrating what Yaletown has to offer. From October 17th to 27th, you will have the opportunity to visit some of Yaletown’s best restaurants and enjoy prix fixe, set price 3 course dinners for $25, $35 or $35. For participating restaurants and menus, see here.
In an unique twist this year, two new ticketed events have been added:
||CIBC Presents Taste of Yaletown Premier (Oct. 17) – Be the first to experience Taste of Yaletown this year! Yaletown’s top chefs roll out the VIP carpet for guests to sample feature Taste of Yaletown menu items. Experience tastes and sips from the city’s best including Glowbal Grill Steaks & Satay, Brix, Flying Pig, New Oxford, Hamilton Street Grill, Society, Yaletown L’Antipasto, Cache Bistro & Lounge, Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar, Killjoy, and Minami – all in one central Yaletown venue at MINI Yaletown.Get the inside culinary scoop directly from the executive chefs and take home exclusive recipe cards. Tickets are $59.
||Shake Up Yaletown (Oct. 25) – Shake up your Thursday evening with Shake Up Yaletown! Party with the best bartenders of Yaletown as they blend premium ingredients to create award winning cocktails, exclusive to Taste of Yaletown. Held at the stunning Minami Restaurant, tickets to Shake up Yaletown include a sampling of all competing cocktails and feature menu items from Minami. Tickets are $30.
As a media sponsor, I have a pair of tickets available for these events! Here is how you can win!
- Leave a comment on this post with the event you would like to attend.
- Tweet the following:RT to enter to win tickets for #TasteYaletown opening and Shake Up Yaletown from @iyaletown & @followmefoodie http://ow.ly/erjqr”
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Winners will be drawn on Sunday, October 14th, 2012!
Using random.org, winners are… It is a secret for now, but they will be contacted via email soon!