The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Annual Taste of the Town will be held on Wednesday, Oct 1 at Verizon Arena.

It will start at 5 p.m.

Taste of the Town gives the business community an opportunity to sample the "Tastes" that our region has to offer. Taste of the Town has become one of the area’s leading business networking events with more than 30 chamber member restaurants, caterers and drink distributors participating and over 1,000 attendees.

Restaurants, caterers, food and drink distributors, and other food service providers that are members of the Chamber are eligible to participate in Taste of the Town at no cost. An award to the vendor with the "Best Taste", voted on by the attendees, will be distributed following Taste of the Town.

Taste of the Town will feature "Tastes" from the following food and beverage vendors:

American Pie Pizza, Andres Coffee Shop, Ben E. Keith Foods, Blue Bell Creameries, Blue Coast Burrito, Cantina Laredo, Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Cotham’s Mercantile, Diamond Bear Brewery, Glazer’s, Golden Corral, Golden Eagle of Arkansas, Hooters, Krebs Brothers Restaurant Store, Kum & Go, McAlister’s Deli, Mexico Chiquito, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Newk’s Express Cafe, Old Chicago, On the Border, Panera Bread, Popeyes Louisiana Chicken, Premium Refreshment, Santo Coyote, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Two Sisters Catering, Tyson Foods, Verizon Arena Catering, Which Wich Sandwiches (vendors as of 8/25/14)

Taste of the Town is sponsored in partnership with Alice 107.7, Celebrations Events & Entertainment, The Hughes Agency, Mass Enthusiasm, North Little Rock Visitors Bureau, Pulaski Technical College, THV-11 and Signs XM.

Proceeds will support the Chamber’s educational programs, including Arkansas Scholars, Leadership Renaissance, and Vital Link, as well as fund local scholarships in the community.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. To order tickets in advance, contact the Chamber at 501-372-5959, e-mail or order online at For more details, visit or