RIO RANCHO ― Taste what Rio Rancho restaurants have to offer at the 6th Annual Taste of Rio Rancho, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 22 at Santa Ana Star Center at 3001 Civic Center Cirle NE.
Back again this year is the exclusive Pre-taste ticket, with early access 4-5:30 p.m. and more than 25 Rio Rancho restaurants taking part in this year’s event, which will provide attendees with free samples of their signature foods while supplies last.
Tickets are priced at $10 for General Admission (5:30-7:30 p.m.), $20 for Pre Taste (4-5:30 p.m.), $30 for a 4 pack of General Admission, $5 for kids 3-12, and children 2 and under are free. Tickets are on sale by calling 888.694.4849, online at www.santaanastarcenter.com, or in person at the Don Chalmers Ford Box Office at Santa Ana Star Center.
This year’s event will feature the fan favorite pre-taste ticket for $20 that allows entry at 4 p.m. to try all of the restaurants without lines or crowds, there will only be a limited amount of pre-taste tickets offered. General admission tickets are $10 and will gain access at 5:30 p.m. Also back again this year is the People’s Choice Award where patrons will get a chance to vote for their favorite participant of the 6th Annual Taste of Rio Rancho.
This year’s participants will showcase a sampling of the great diversity of Rio Rancho eateries. Restaurants include some of Rio Rancho’s favorite dining spots like: Joe’s Pasta House, Vanilla Bean, Hot Tamales, Namaste, Cafe Bella Coffee, O’Hares Grille & Pub, Pizza 9 and Club Rio Rancho.