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Thu July 11, 2013
Festival of Flavors In Eagle River Saturday
The Eagle River Festival of Flavors is Saturday in Riverview Park in downtown Eagle River. The event was named the "Best Downtown Special Event" by the Wisconsin Department of Commerce.
Ron Meinholz and spouse Cindy began the event which he says showcases the food and drink of Wisconsin...
".....the Eagle River Area Festival of Flavors is a unique food event. It's unlike a lot of tasting events. It truly showcases the foods of the whole state of Wisconsin. It's not imported cheeses or meats from other states...it's totally about Wisconsin..."
A huge tent highlights the variety of foods and beverages the event offers. Businesses from all over Wisconsin will attend. There are a multitude of displays and activities, along with live music by Hand-Picked Bluegrass. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Eagle River Revitalization Program host the Festival of Flavors with proceeds going to help the community.