Taste of Newark

About the Event

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  • Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017
  • Time: 12:00 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Old College Lawn (Rain location: Clayton Hall)
Founded by former Mayor Vance Funk, and now co-chaired by Mr. Funk, Mayor Polly Sierer, and Dr. Sheryl Kline, Chair of the University of Delaware's Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management Department, Taste of Newark is the ultimate foodie event in Newark! Guests enjoy the culinary delights of nearly 50 Newark restaurants accompanied by the finest area wine distributors on the picturesque Old College Lawn. Celebrity cooking demonstrations provide phenomenal entertainment as guests' palates are tempted by the ultimate variety of foods from around the world, all in the idyllic setting of the Old College Lawn, with live music in the background.

We hope to see you there! Proceeds from the event benefit the Downtown Newark Partnership and University of Delaware Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management program.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call the Parks and Recreations Department.