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Eat, Drink & Be Merry...
Tickets are on sale NOW!

  
We can say with 99% certainty that the Taste of Downtown Alton will happen as planned!
The streets are being pre-treated and the weather should clear up by early afternoon, so don't let a little snow keep you from an awesome dinner that supports a great cause. If anything changes we will update this website and also post to the facebook event page. 

CLICK HERE TO RSVP ON FACEBOOK & INVITE YOUR FRIENDS!

Thurs, Nov 15th 2018
at Argosy Casino's Music Hall

 For only $15.00, guests can sample a variety of local flavor from 18 of your favorite dining establishments under one roof at the Taste of Downtown Alton. The event will be held on Thurs, November 15th from 5:30-7:30pm at Argosy Casino’s Music Hall. LIVE MUSIC will be provided from Matt Taul!

Tickets are still available - on sale now at the Alton Visitors’ Center (200 Piasa St.) - credit, debit, cash or check payments can be accepted. Order by phone & have your tickets waiting for you at the gate by calling 465-6676

Tickets are also available with cash or check made out to Alton Main Street at:
Bossanova Restaurant & Lounge (112 W. 3rd)
Olive Oil Marketplace (108 W. 3rd St.)
Brown Bag Bistro (318 E. Broadway)

Only 350 tickets will be sold and this fabulous event has a history of selling out, so make sure to get your tickets as soon as possible to be guaranteed entry. Please note that guests must be 21 or older, with a valid ID in order to board the Casino. All proceeds from this fundraiser will help Alton Main Street advance the organization’s goals to beautify and promote Alton’s historic downtown district. 

 

Here is the Taste of Downtown 2018 menu!

Decaro's - House salad with creamy Italian dressing

Olive Oil Marketplace - Smoked chili


Brown Bag Bistro - Bistro Club sandwich


Journey at Argosy Casino Alton - crab cakes


Lewis & Clark Community College- Maki Sushi rolls and chocolate dipped strawberries


Gatsby's Grille - lobster pinwheels


Sherry's Snacks - a variety of candy


Ragin Cajun Piano Bar - white chocolate crème brûlée bread pudding


State Street Market of Alton - Mushroom Asparagus Soup


Lovett's Soul Food - Various flavors of hot wings: BBQ, Lovett's hot sauce, Garlic Parmesan


The Old Bakery Beer Company - Vegan sausage rosemary bread


Bakers & Hale - barbacoa tacos with charred tomato salsa


Morrison's Irish Pub - Irish Stew

Great Rivers Tap & Grill at the Best Western Premier - Chicken Andouille Gumbo  


Bossanova Restaurant & Lounge - signature marinated beef on garlic cream potato

Chez Marilyn - crab stuffed mushrooms

Wang Gang Asian Eats - pork potstickers

Spoon Baking Company - sweet treats