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Erin Collins Named Chair of the 37th Annual Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops

Wed, Feb 19th 2020 10:00 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that Erin Collins, senior content marketing manager at Gelia, has been elected chair of the festival's board of directors. She will lead planning efforts for the 37thannual event, which takes place on July 11 and 12 along Delaware Avenue and Niagara Square in downtown Buffalo.

Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS Announces 2020 Scholarships for Foodservice and Hospitality Students

Sat, Feb 1st 2020 06:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship program to support Western New York-area high school seniors aspiring to careers in the foodservice and hospitality industries. This year's program will award five recipients with a $1,000 scholarship to be applied toward their room, board, books and fees.

Taste of Buffalo Seeking New Restaurants, Food Trucks, Wineries to Apply for 2020

Mon, Dec 16th 2019 03:30 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that there is still time for local restaurants, food trucks and NYS wineries to apply for the 2020 summer festival - the deadline is Friday, January 31. Applications can be completed online at www.tasteofbuffalo.com/apply.

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Donates $2,000 to FeedMore WNY

Thu, Dec 12th 2019 01:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that the organization will donate $2,000 to FeedMore WNY through Food 2 Families, an annual food drive sponsored in part by Tops Markets. This donation is possible thanks to the Taste of Buffalo's participating restaurants and the purchases of festival-goers at the event last July.

The 36th Annual Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops Announces 2019 Restaurant and Winery Award Winners

Sat, Jul 13th 2019 04:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that several local restaurants were named award winners in a variety of categories at the 36th annual festival. The judging took place this morning by a panel of representatives from the local media, political and business sectors.

Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops to showcase regions diverse range of food July 13 & 14

Fri, Jun 14th 2019 02:00 pm
The nation's largest two-day food festival, Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops returns Saturday, July 13 from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Sunday, July 14 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Enjoy culinary delights from 56 restaurants and food trucks, six local wineries, live music, family-friendly entertainment, and much more in downtown Buffalo along Delaware Avenue starting at Johnson Park, and throughout Niagara Square.

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Announces $1 Tickets to Simplify Food Festival Experience

Wed, May 1st 2019 09:00 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced a change to the value of the festival's food and beverage tickets. For the first time, each ticket will be valued at $1, a modification that is designed to simplify the experience for visitors.

Joseph Piersa of Lancaster Named Grand Prize Winner of Poster Art Contest for Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops

Fri, Apr 12th 2019 09:15 pm
Tops Friendly Markets and the Taste of Buffalo have announced the grand prize winner of the 2019 Poster Art Contest - Joseph Piersa, an 18-year-old from Lancaster, N.Y. Joseph's design earned top honors in the 13 to 18-year-old age group. His artwork will be featured on the cover of the event's festival guide and on the festival poster.

Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS Announces 2019 Scholarships for Foodservice and Hospitality Students

Tue, Feb 19th 2019 09:00 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship program to support Western New York-area high school seniors aspiring to careers in the foodservice and hospitality industries. This year's program will award five recipients with a $1,000 scholarship to be applied toward their college educations.

Calling All Artists! 11th Annual Taste of Buffalo Poster Art Contest Presented by Tops

Wed, Feb 6th 2019 04:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops is inviting local artists (students and the general public alike) to capture its essence in art by entering in the 2019 poster art contest.

Taste of Buffalo Names Matthew Testa Chairman for 2019

Tue, Feb 5th 2019 10:00 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced Matthew Testa, a longtime volunteer and Board of Directors member, has been appointed chairman for 2019.

January 31 Deadline for Restaurants, Wineries to Apply for 2019 Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops

Wed, Jan 16th 2019 09:00 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that the deadline for restaurants and wineries to apply for the 2019 festival is Thursday, January 31. Applications can be completed online at www.tasteofbuffalo.com/apply.

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Donates $2,500 to Food Bank of WNY

Fri, Nov 30th 2018 02:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS announced today that the organization donated $2,500 to the Food Bank of WNY through the Food 2 Families Food and Fund Drive sponsored in part by Tops Friendly Markets. This donation is possible thanks to the Taste of Buffalo participating restaurants and the purchases of festival-goers at the event last July.

Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS Announces 2018 Restaurant and Winery Award Winners as part of 35th Birthday Celebration

Sat, Jul 7th 2018 04:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops today announced that several local restaurants were named award winners in a variety of categories at the 35th annual festival. The judging took place this morning by a panel of representatives from the local media, political and business sectors.

Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS Celebrates 35 Years on July 7th & 8th

Wed, Jun 27th 2018 12:00 pm
Birthday highlights include 53 restaurants and food trucks, Cheers to 35 Years Kellerbier, Iron Chef Chef Marc Forgione on the Culinary Stage, expanded footprint on Delaware Ave. past Chippewa to Johnson Park

Chef Marc Forgione to Visit Taste of Buffalo on July 7

Tue, Jun 12th 2018 11:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS today announced that Chef Marc Forgione will appear at the festival for a live cooking demonstration on Saturday, July 7 at 12 p.m. One of the Iron Chefs on Food Network's "Iron Chef America," Forgione is also a restaurateur and cookbook author.

Taste of Buffalo Presented By TOPS Awards Scholarships To Seven Western New York High School Seniors

Wed, Jun 6th 2018 10:00 am
To support local high school seniors in pursuit of higher education in the foodservice and hospitality industries, the Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops has awarded seven students with a collective $8,500 to be applied toward their college educations. These scholarships are possible thanks to generous donations by the Taste's event coordinator and Taste sponsor partner Smithfield Foods, along with purchases made by festival-goers at the annual food festival.

Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS Announces 2018 Restaurants, Food Trucks, and Wineries for 35th Birthday Celebration

Wed, May 30th 2018 02:00 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS today announced the complete lineup of restaurants, food trucks, and wineries that will participate in the 2018 food festival, which takes place July 7 and 8 in downtown Buffalo. Fifty-three restaurants along with six local wineries will be onsite this year for the Taste's 35th birthday celebration.