Peoria Heights, Ill. – The Village of Peoria Heights and the Peoria Heights Chamber of Commerce announced the first ever Taste of The Heights Friday evening. The event will take place Thursday, September 12 from 5:00pm-9:30pm.
The inaugural event will emphasize the village’s diverse restaurant community. Food and drinks will be available from Peoria Heights-based restaurateurs.
Admission to the event will be $2. People can purchase tokens that will be used as currency at each restaurant’s tent. Judges will be on-hand to score the following categories: best appetizer, entrée, casual entrée, and dessert.
Leaders anticipate up to 3,000 people will be in attendance, and expect this to become a tradition in The Heights.