Tickets on sale for 3rd annual A Taste of Cy-Fair event

A Taste of Cy-Fair is an annual food, wine and beer tasting event that benefits Cy-Hope.

A Taste of Cy-Fair is an annual food, wine and beer tasting event that benefits Cy-Hope.

A Taste of Cy-Fair will hold its third annual event Oct. 5 at Bridgeland’s Lakeland Village Center, 10615 Fry Road, Cypress.

Several local restaurateurs collaborated to create the event in 2017 to help support families affected by Hurricane Harvey. Last year’s event raised nearly $40,000 for local nonprofit Cy-Hope.

General admission runs from 5-8 p.m. Tickets are $35 or $15 for children younger than 12 through Sept. 23, when the cost goes up to $40 and $20, respectively.

Attendees can sample food from more than 40 area restaurants as well as dozens of wines and craft beers. Market vendors, live music and a silent auction will also be on-site.

Local participating restaurants include Creekwood Grill, Texas Roadhouse, Land of a Thousand Hills, Galiana’s Bakery & Café, Marvino’s Italian Kitchen and The Backyard Grill, among others.

VIP early admission starts at 4 p.m. and includes access to the VIP tent, which features special music entertainment, a goodie bag and premium food, wine and beer samples. VIP tickets are $75 through Sept. 23, when the cost goes up to $80.

Learn more about the event or purchase tickets at www.atasteofcyfair.com.
By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.