Flavors of Forsyth May 10 at Conference Center

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Start Mother's Day weekend off right by tasting what this town has to offer at the 5th Annual Flavors of Forsyth,presented by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta! Bring your family, especially mom, to spend Saturday evening sampling delicious appetizers, entrées and desserts from local restaurants.

This festival of food will benefit nonprofit organizations and programs throughout our community. Last year, United Way of Forsyth County provided $1,188,543 in funds to almost 60 programs and initiatives in the community, providing services to thousands.

Jam out to The GLOW Band on the main stage, sponsored by The Collection at Forsyth or visit the Artists Market and take a peek at work from local artists. Have children? Don’t miss out on the fantastically fun Kids Zone with face painting, inflatables, hamster balls, Mother's Day Arts & Crafts and more!

While patrons enjoy their tasty treats, they can watch talented artists as they compete in the 2nd Annual Chalk Walk Competition. For adults…challenge your palette in the Tasting room inside the Forsyth Conference Center, sponsored by Jax & Norman’s Landing (must be 21 and provide a photo ID).

Local chefs will participate in contests for Best Appetizer/Salad, Best Fast Dining Entrée, Best Casual Dining Entrée, Best Fine Dining Entrée, Best Dessert and Best Booth. Guests can also vote for their favorite restaurant to be the Flavors of Forsyth People’s Choice winner at the United Way Tent. Young festival-goers can vote for Kid’s Choice Award winner at the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta tent.

Admission to the event is FREE. Patrons can purchase $.50 tickets for food, drinks and children’s activities at the event.

FREE Parking and shuttle service is available in the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Field lot, located on Ronald Reagan Blvd. between The Collection at Forsyth and Lanier Technical College.

From fine dining to on-the-go, there is a flavor for everyone to enjoy. Come eat, laugh, play and support United Way of Forsyth County at the 5th Annual Flavors of Forsyth!

For more information, visit www.UnitedWayForsyth.com.

Directions to the Forsyth Conference Center on the campus of Lanier Technical College:

Directions going Ga. 400 North:

• 400 North

• Take Exit 13, Route 141

• Right onto Route 141

• Right onto Ronald Reagan Boulevard

• Entrance to Forsyth Conference Center is before intersection of Majors Road on the right

Directions going Ga. 400 South:

• Take Exit 13, Route 141

• Left onto Route 141

• Right onto Ronald Reagan Boulevard

• Entrance to Forsyth Conference Center is before intersection of Majors Road on the right