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Our popular event, Taste of Tusc returns to the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University Tuscarawas on Friday, March 22 after 5 years. Enjoy a night of food, drink, entertainment and comradery in support of the development and activation of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail and connector trails in Tuscarawas County.

Taste of Tusc includes:

  • Sampling beers, wines, cocktails and coffee
  • Tasting entrees, appetizers, and desserts from local restaurants and food vendors
  • Voting for the "People's Choice" awards
  • A complimentary tasting glass
  • Raffle prizes filled with gifts from across the Canalway

Event information: 

  • Where: Performing Arts Center at Kent State University Tuscarawas (330 University Drive NE, New Philadelphia)
  • When: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. (Early Access ticket holders can enter at 5:30 p.m.) 

Ticket Information:

  • $50 Early Access: Includes early entry at 5:30 p.m. before regular ticket holders; includes 1 extra drink ticket (limited quantity available)
  • $40 Adult presale (online below or by phone)
  • $45 Adult door 
  • $5 Children ages 5-16 

Confirmed vendors:
Mission's Cafe, Union Country Club, Massa Mia, El Albatross, Mustards @ The Wine Rack, Rolling Refreshments, Simply Cinnamon, Baltic Mill Winery, Swiss Heritage Winery, Breitenbach Wine Cellars, Old Store Winery, Soul Sisters Cafe, Lockport Brewery, Hoodletown Brewery, Robin Road Cocktails, Michael's Confections, Dee's Restaurant, Miller's Creamery, Gailz Goodiez, Tuscazoar, and the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau. 

This event is supported by sponsors: Alfred & Mary Ann Fearon, The Commercial & Savings Bank, Hammontree & Associates, Kraton, McInturf Realty, Dover Chemical Corporation, SIMONA Boltaron, Inc., WJER, MS Consultants, R&S Truck Caps & Auto Accessories, Steve & Becky Mastin, and W.E. Quicksall & Associates.