The 5th Annual “Taste of Waynedale”  will be on Tuesday, March 19th from 4:30-7:00 p.m., at Kingston Residence at 7515 Winchester Road. The proceeds from this event will go to Community Harvest Food Bank and Fort Wayne Trails~Waynedale Initiative. Tickets are $15.00 each if paid in advance, $20 the day of the event. Please RSVP to 747-1523, [email protected], or stop by between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday to pick up your tickets.

Currently, over 25 local restaurants and businesses will offer samples of a variety of food or drink; perhaps a house specialty, a seasonal dish or a new menu item. Vendors will also provide coupons and literature about their eatery. Area restaurants who currently plan to participate include Azar’s Big Boy, Bandido’s, Belmont Beverage, Captain Ron’s Corral, Casa Ristorante Italiano, China Palace, Dairy Queen, Ellison Bakery, Gimme Diner/Mike’s Donuts, GFS Marketplace, Hall’s Original Drive In, Hill’s Market, Honey Baked Ham, Kingston Residence, Nine Mile Restaurant, Olive Twist, Penguin Point, Phoenix Dragon, Pizza Hut, PopCotton Flavored Popcorn, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Spyro’s, The Stand, Subway, Taste Diz Bar-b-que & Soulfood, Waynedale Bakery and Waynedale Cafe.

Other businesses that are providing support to the event include The Waynedale News, JW Signs and Hair Affair who are also selling tickets.

Kingston Residence is an Assisted Living Community offering apartment style living with full time nursing support.