Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce cancels Tastefest 2020

Tastefest is a celebration of local restaurateurs and other buisness people in the Lake Conroe food industry. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Tastefest is a celebration of local restaurateurs and other buisness people in the Lake Conroe food industry. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Tastefest is a celebration of local restaurateurs and other buisness people in the Lake Conroe food industry. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce has canceled the 10th annual Tastefest 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a press release April 7.

"They [the chamber's executive board] did not come to this decision lightly and were very mindful of what our restaurants, caterers, breweries and wineries are going through during this time. And this was not a decision that came without lots of thought and compassion for the time we are in," director of special events Courtney Galle said. "We want you to know that we are here for you."


Originally planned for June 4, Tastefest is a celebration where local food vendors, restaurants, breweries and vineyards share the culinary creations of the Lake Conroe area.
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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