Harvest Regional Food Bank has announced it is now selling tickets for the 25th annual Taste of Texarkana on Oct. 18, 2016 at Four States Fair Grounds. 

More than 40 food and beverage vendors will be offering samples of their best dishes from 5-8PM in the main arena.  All proceeds benefit the hunger relief programs of Harvest Regional Food Bank. Attendees are invited to sample foods from all the vendors to their satisfaction. Vendors will also be vying for several awards during the night including Best of Taste, Greatest Gourmet, Taster's Choice, Most Spirit, Crowd Favorite, and Best Theme.

VIP tickets are $50 and include reserved seating, entertainment and other perks. VIP tables are also available. Adult tickets are $20 in advance ($25 at the door) and kids (12 and under) are $10 both in advance and at the door. Tickets may be purchased online or at any TEXAR location, Bryce’s Cafeteria, Julie’s Deli, Dot’s Ace Hardware, Vincent’s Fine Wines, Super 1 Foods, and Harvest Regional Food Bank.For more information call 870-774-1398.

Harvest Regional Food Bank serves more than 50,000 individuals in 10 counties each year through a network of over 100 partner agencies, pantries, shelters, and soup kitchens.  Arkansas and Texas consistently rank in the top 5 for the highest incidents of hunger. Nearly 20% of our local residents miss meals due to food insecurity including 1 in 4 children.  Harvest works to eliminate hunger through Food Banking, Food Rescue, the Backpack Program, and Mobile Pantry.