Taste of Kentwood Slated for March 12

Community-Favorite Event Taste of Kentwood Slated for March 12

The City of Kentwood invites West Michiganders of all ages to gather on March 12 in celebration of food, fun and local business at the community-favorite event, Taste of Kentwood.

Now in its 19th year, Taste of Kentwood will be held at the Kentwood Activities Center, 355 48th St. SE. The event will feature a variety of local restaurants which will offer samples of appetizers, entrées, sides and desserts during two sessions: 4:30-6 p.m. and 6:30-8 p.m.

In addition to tasting the local cuisine, there will be live music from Just Cuz, an acoustic duo that performs an eclectic mix of cover tunes from an array of genres.

“Kentwood is known for its incredible diversity which is demonstrated in our ranging dining options,” said Val Romeo, Kentwood Parks and Recreation director. “From ethnic to American, high-end to casual, Taste of Kentwood is the ideal opportunity to try new foods, meet neighbors and make the most of what the City has to offer all in one spot.”

Featuring Kentwood classics as well as eateries new to the City, participating restaurants include:

Tickets for either session can be purchased in advance for $10 at kentwood.us/tasteofkentwood, or on the day of for $12. Kids 5 and younger are free.