Support Keenan Baxter This Saturday At the Taste!

By: Contributor Last Updated: August 24, 2012

Keenan-photo-johns-smlrJoin in the fun and celebration of food at the 4th annual Taste of Porter County will be held Saturday August 25 at the beautiful Porter County Expo & Fairgrounds in Valparaiso, IN. Keenan Baxter Is Headlining from 8:30 – 10pm! Let’s give Keenan all our support!

This family-friendly event features $5 per vehicle admission. Tastings are just $1.50-$4.00.

What's new at the 2012 Taste of Porter County

  • Just as last year, full size portions are available, but this year's event will be a true "Tasting." Each Restaurant will offer at least 3 "Taste" items in the $1.50-$4 price range.
  • Expanded Kids area featuring KidZone
  • Wine Tasting
  • Additional shaded seating areas
  • Chocolate covered bacon was added to the menu—This will be a HUGE hit!
  • Arts & Crafts show (Indoor/Outdoor)

Saturday August 25, 2012 8:30 - 10 PM

Admission: $5 per vehicle
Food: Tastings are $1.50 – $4.00. Ticket strips cost $9.00
Kids games and activities: $0.50 – $7.00 per game or activity
Credit and debit cards accepted

Featured Restaurants
Numerous restaurants will be serving over 80 food options. Included in the mix are our 5-Featured Restaurants of 2012. Featured Restaurants include: ZaZa Ristorante, Texas Corral Grill & Saloon, Bon Femme, Industrial Revolution, and The Coop Eatery - Specialty Chicken.

Live Music and outdoor concert area featuring Keenan Baxter on Saturday Night
One hour of Zumba instruction sponsored by eStudioZ of Valparaiso will be held at the outdoor concert area.
Wine Tasting sponsored by Easley Winery
Wine Tasting is Saturday 8/25 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Show Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show

Arts & Crafts
Spectacular!! Indoor and Outdoor Arts & Crafts Show is held during Taste of Porter County. This portion of the event features over 150 quality vendors. It is a great way to find unique items for you, your home, yard, garden, vehicle, friends, family, etc. This may just be a two-day event, but the staff at Taste of Porter County works all year to find the best quality arts & craft vendors for the event.

For more information about the show visit