Taste of Bar Harbor
TASTE OF BAR HARBOR
May 16-19, 2013
The Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce announces the 3rd Annual Taste of Bar Harbor. A food festival featuring our local restaurants, cafés, and others who offer the epicurean delights that locals and visitors enjoy in Bar Harbor.
The festival kicks off on Thursday, May 16th with Dessert Night 6-9 pm sponsored by the Bar Harbor Merchants Association. Register ($15) and obtain a ballot at the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce on the corner of Cottage and Main Street or Window Panes 166 Main Street, then take a self-guided tour of participating restaurants sampling their signature desserts. Vote for you favorite dessert to award the restaurant with the most votes a $500 cash prize!
Friday, May 17th is the Pub Tour 5-9 sponsored by Atlantic Brewing Company. Purchase your beer glass, wrist band and 10 sample tickets ($20) at the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce on the corner of Cottage and Main Street or Bar Harbor Brewing Co.'s tasting room at 8 Mt. Desert Street, then take a self-guided tour of participating restaurants sampling their featured beer or wine.
On Saturday, May 18 we are bringing back the popular Chef's Table sponsored by Pine State Beverage. Experience at 5-course dinner and wine pairings at one of four exclusive restaurants. Chefs will be giving tours, demonstrations and sharing recipes. The cost is $75 per person and is limited to 40 seats. Your undisclosed dining location will be revealed at a reception from 5-6 pm at Fiore Artisan Olive Oils & Vinegars. Register here http://www.eventbrite.com/org/3330261784
During the day on Saturday, don't miss the Bar Harbor Merchants Assosciation Sidewalk Stroll. Stroll the sidewalks for a Taste of all that Bar Harbor Merchants have to offer. Featuring unique shopping, culinary and made-in-Maine products, Spring sales and tasty treats.
On Sunday, May 19, enjoy Royal Brunch celebration of Victoria's Day at participating restaurants.
Get out all week long for the $20.13 Menu! Participating restaurants will be offering a prix fixe menu for $20.13; whether it be an appetizer and glass of wine for $20.13 or 2-for-$20.13, or a 3-course meal for $20.13.
Cooking classes, talks and more! Download the festival brochure below for a complete list of events.