Taste of Frankfort Avenue
Provided by Frankfort Avenue Business Association
The Frankfort Avenue Business Association (FABA) announces the 27th Annual Taste of Frankfort Avenue taking place Sunday, August 18 from 5-8 pm at The American Printing House for the Blind (1839 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206). Tickets are on sale now for $45 (general admission) or $100 (VIP Sip and Swig Tent) at FrankfortAve.com.
“We are thrilled to bring one of Louisville’s most popular tasting events back to Frankfort Avenue with our partnership with The American Printing House for the Blind,” explains FABA president Laurie Dobbins O’Neil. In addition to tastings from over 20 of Louisville’s best eateries, attendees will once again sample some of The Avenue’s most unique shopping destinations with pop-up shops, interactive booths, as well as fun and festive surprises for the whole family.
“Look for a fun outdoor festival feel this year,” says O’Neil. “We will be enjoying everything the Frankfort Avenue corridor has to offer under tents, including the VIP Sip and Swig tent, all on the grounds of the American Printing House for the Blind. Guests will also be able to take their samples inside APH and explore the building.”
Returning this year is the popular Sip and Swig VIP tent for $100 which offers special amenities like reserved on-site parking, tastings, and samples from each restaurant delivered to guests.
Restaurants that will be vying for the People’s Choice Award as well as Best Appetizer, Entrée, and Dessert/Drink by a panel of judges.
The 2019 Taste of Frankfort Avenue is sponsored by Porcini and 106.9 Play. Sponsorship opportunities are still available by contacting LDO@llhins.com.
Proceeds from this year’s Taste of Frankfort Avenue will benefit The American Printing House for the Blind and the Frankfort Avenue Business Association.
About the Frankfort Avenue Business Association:
The Frankfort Avenue Business Association (FABA) is a non-profit organization that exists to enhance Frankfort Avenue as a place to do business. We work to stimulate economic development along the business corridor while developing and implementing marketing activities that promote and improve the business climate.
FABA acts as a unifying force and an advocate for solutions when issues emerge in the community and supports the work of the neighborhood associations and charitable organizations. We work to make the Frankfort Avenue corridor a premier destination for Louisville shopping, dining, and entertainment. FABA helps keep Frankfort Avenue looking its best through beautification programs, graffiti eradication, and landscaping maintenance.
The Association has been the backbone of the positive change that has made Historic Frankfort Avenue such a vibrant area.