Taste of Key West at Truman Waterfront

21st Annual Taste of Key West - Monday, April 18, 2016

The 21st Anniversary of Taste of Key West…
Coming To Truman Waterfront
At The End Of Southard Street

What’s the formula for a memorable 21st anniversary?

  • Invite people you like. Check.
  • Ensure there’s plenty of eclectic food and generous spirits. Check.
  • Find a picturesque setting. Check.

That’s how, after two decades, ‘Taste of Key West’ will roll onto the Truman Waterfront Pier on Monday, April 18th, from 6 to 9 p.m. A benefit for AIDS Help, the event promises a bounty of beverage and palate-pleasing plates.

During the three-hour event, foodies can stroll a horseshoe of edibles, savory and sweet, along the Waterfront, from appetizers and main course bites to sinfully-rich desserts.

“Every fork lifted, every plate cleared, is due to the generosity of donating food service owners and managers. Over 50 participating restaurants give us their time, staffs and product…chefs create gourmet bites of Keys cuisine…vintages from 100 wineries and vineyards are provided by Republic National Distributing Company,” Wilkerson notes.

Beyond the outcome for the Agency’s Mission, participation can help position a new business and what it specializes in, or just broaden the clientele horizon for an existing one,” Wilkerson states.
“A single bite can result in reservations…a place you’ve walked by a zillion times might become your new favorite. That’s why it’s called ‘Taste of Key West’. The event can be just as much about introductions as it is welcome back.”

“And staging ‘Taste of Key West’ would be unthinkable without our corps of volunteers, who man sales and information booths, direct a seamless flow of hungry, thirsty patrons and even drop by food booths to see if they need anything.”

There will be plenty of free parking, but biking or walking is strongly suggested…for both convenience and to work off those calories!