Chamber Set to Celebrate the Dearborn Area Community with Annual Taste of Dearborn on June 18

Taste of Dearborn participants experience culinary delights of several Dearborn area restaurants. This year’s event will take place on June 18 throughout Downtown West Dearborn and the Fairlane Town Center area.

Taste of Dearborn participants experience culinary delights of several Dearborn area restaurants. This year’s event will take place on June 18 throughout Downtown West Dearborn and the Fairlane Town Center area.

The Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce will again celebrate the diverse culinary delights of the Dearborn area community with the annual Taste of Dearborn on Wednesday, June 18 from 6 – 10 p.m. The event is sponsored by Ameriprise Financial – Advisor Jim Thorpe.

Early bird tickets are only $25 until June 17, and include access to free appetizers from twenty-five participating restaurants in West Downtown Dearborn and the Fairlane Town Center complex. Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing evening of food and fun, while experiencing the excitement and welcoming atmosphere of the Dearborn area community. Many restaurants will also offer drink and food specials.

Additional shuttles, sponsored by LaFontaine Automotive Group, have been added this year to take attendees to all participating restaurants, and will be available until 10 pm. Menus will be distributed to each participant and are sponsored by Andiamo Italia, a Taste of Dearborn participating restaurant celebrating its 25th anniversary. Registration for the event is sponsored by Dearborn Federal Savings Bank, and will be located in the Bryant Library, located at 22100 Michigan Ave. in Dearborn. Via Media is also a sponsor for this year’s event.

A new VIP reception has been added to Taste of Dearborn in 2014, which includes wine tasting, sponsored by Henry Ford Village Retirement Community, appetizers provided by Bangkok 96 Thai Restaurant, and live jazz entertainment, sponsored by State Farm Insurance-Bob Zakar. The reception, sponsored by Les Stanford Family of Dealerships, will take place at Ford Field Park (at the North Shelter), located at 22051 Cherry Hill St. in Dearborn, from 5:00 – 7:30 pm on June 18. A limited number of tickets will be sold for this reception, and include admission to the Taste of Dearborn for only $40! Pre-registration is required to attend the reception. Tickets are available at www.dearbornareachamber.org or by calling 313-584-6100.

Many new and returning restaurants will participate in the 2014 Taste of Dearborn, including Andiamo Italia, Archimedes at The Adoba Hotel, Bailey’s Pub & Grille, BD’s Mongolian Barbeque, Biggby Coffee, Bravo! Cucina Italiana, Buddy’s Pizza, Buffalo Wild Wings, Del Taco, Fuddruckers, Iversen’s Bakery, La Pita Mediterranean Cuisine, Matador (at check-in, Bryant Library), Moo Cluck Moo (at check-in, Bryant Library), Moose’s Martini Pub, PF Chang’s China Bistro, PizzaPapalis, Post Bar, Red Olive Restaurant, Ten Eyck Tavern at the Dearborn Inn, Tijuana’s Mexican Kitchen, Tim Horton’s (at check-in, Bryant Library), Tria Restaurant at The Henry, an Autograph Collection Hotel, Yogurtown, Yogurtopia, and Bangkok 96 Thai Restaurant (at the VIP Reception only).

Tickets for Taste of Dearborn are available at www.dearbornareachamber.org, or by calling 313-584-6100. Parking vouchers are also available for purchase online.

For more information, please contact the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce by phone at 313-584-6100. Be sure to follow the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce on Facebook at facebook.com/DearbornAreaChamber, on Twitter @DbnAreaChamber and online at www.dearbornareachamber.org for all the latest news and events.

The Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce provides 600+ members with the opportunities and resources to engage and network with other businesses, enhancing financial growth, professional development, and the ability to contribute to a thriving community environment.