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May 6, 2018 (La Mesa) - The La Mesa Chamber of Commerce announces that the 10th annual “Taste of La Mesa” will be held on Monday, June 11 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the La Mesa Community Center (4975 Memorial Drive) in La Mesa.  The event features samples of foods, wines, and beers from dozens of local restaurants, wineries and breweries.

This popular community event is open to the public with a VIP ticket price of $60 that allows those ticket holders to have an early tasting beginning at 5 p.m. which includes preferred parking. General Admission tickets are $40 per person with those ticket holders arriving at 6 p.m.

The evening allows guests to sample fare from many local restaurants and food providers, as well as mix and mingle with local businesses who have display tables for attendees to visit.

This year’s food and beverage participants are: BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, Blue Lagoon Coffee, Bo-beau kitchen + garden, Brew Coffee Spot, Brigantine Restaurant of La Mesa, Cali Comfort BBQ, Continental Catering, Cucina Basilico, Curbside Eatery & Drinkery, Dream Dinners, Edible Arrangements, El Torito – La Mesa, Farmers Table, Golden Spoon, Himalayan Cuisine, Hooleys Public House, Luna Grill, Marie Callender’s, Nonno’s Ristorante Italiano, Pick Up Stix, Riviera Supper Club, Samuel Adams, San Pasqual Winery, Sycuan Casino, Tarantino Gourmet Sausages, Terra American Bistro, The Hills Local Pub and Valley Farm Market.

The Presenting Sponsor this year again will be Sycuan Casino. To date they are joined by: Supporting Sponsors: Barona Resort & Casino and SDG&E, Crème De La Crème Sponsors: American Medical Response and Mission Federal Credit Union, Gourmet Sponsors: AT&T and Kirk Paving, Inc., and Bon Appetite Sponsors: Erickson - Anderson Mortuary, San Diego County Credit Union – La Mesa, San Diego Eye Professionals and Total Thermal Imaging. Print and graphics will be done by AAA Imaging and Kostedt Design & Marketing with our evening captured in photos by Sandra Small Photographer and on video by Community Spectrum. The Chamber also thanks its Community Relations Media Sponsor: The East County Herald, Audio & Sound Sponsor: Studio M.I.F., Linen Sponsor: Royal Florist Design, and Banner Sponsor: Mr. Neon.

Pricing prior to June 4th: VIP ticket price is $60 per person and includes an extra hour of tasting and preferred parking and General Admission ticket price $40 per person. Tickets may be purchased via the website:, or by calling the Chamber Office (619) 465-7700.

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