Taste of Tusc

POSTPONED - See below • 5:30-8 p.m.
Performing Arts Center at Kent State Tuscarawas

Due to concerns and circumstances surrounding the coronavirus outbreak, Taste of Tusc will no longer be taking place on March 20, 2020. We are working with the Performing Arts Center, vendors and other partners to determine if the event can be rescheduled for a future date. Please check back here for additional updates as they are made.

Performing Arts Center at Kent State Tuscarawas

Tickets can be purchased below.

Enjoy a night of food, drink and live music at Taste of Tusc! Sample foods, desserts, wines and beers from some of Tuscarawas County's finest and vote for your favorites. All proceeds benefit the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition and our efforts to establish the Towpath Trail and the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area.

Taste of Tusc includes:

• Sampling beers and wines from local breweries and wineries.
• Tasting entrées, appetizers, and desserts from local restaurants and vendors.
• “People’s Choice” awards for food, dessert, wine and beer.
• A complimentary tasting glass to the first 350 attendees.
• Great raffle prizes with gifts from across the Canalway.
• The chance to help us honor volunteers who have helped build trails in Tuscarawas County.

New for 2020: Early access tickets! SOLD OUT

This year is your chance to get some extra time with your local vendors. A limited amount of early access tickets will be available, allowing holders into the venue a half an hour early, at 5 PM. Enjoy your favorite samples before a the crowd appears!

Early Access: $45

  • Enter the PAC for samples at 5 PM, a half hour early.
  • Additional tasting token for beer or wine.

Adult Tickets: $35
Child (ages 5-16): $5

Explore that many taste of Tuscarawas County.

2020 Taste of Tusc Vendors 

Food: Canal Street Diner, Craft Bistro & Lounge, Donnie's Tavern, Gavin's on the Square, Park Street Pizza & Bahler Street Pizza, Smash, Three Lil Piggies BBQ, Union Country Club, The Venue
Dessert: Biscotti by the Bunch, Honey Bee Cafe & Bakery, Miller's Creamery, Simply Cinnamon, Sugarfuse!
Wine: Baltic Mill Winery, Broad Run Cheesehouse & Swiss Heritage Winery, Yellow Butterfly Winery
Beer: Hoodletown Brewing Co., Hoppin' Frog Brewery, Lockport Brewery.

Please note: If you order your tickets before March 6, they will be mailed to you. After March 6, your tickets will be held at will call.


Questions? Contact Alyssa Jones: 330-374-5657, ajones@ohioeriecanal.org.

Thank you to our event sponsors!

The Commercial & Savings Bank
GPD Group
Hammontree & Associates

Dr. Nathan C. Springer, DDS MS LLC

First National Bank of Dennison
Becky & Steve Mastin
McInturf Realty
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District