The first annual Taste of the Northwoods, sponsored by the Mercer Education Foundation will take place Saturday, June 21, noon-3 p.m., at the Mercer community center.
The event will feature outstanding local food selections from a number of area restaurants. Beer, wine, and soda will also be available, as well as a 50/50 raffle and silent auction items.
Tickets for the event are $20 and will allow you to taste as many different samples as you want. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at The Pines and Associated Bank in Mercer. All proceeds go directly to the Mercer Education Foundation, which strives to provide outstanding educational opportunities for local students.
Area restaurants that will be participating include The Whistle Stop, Around the Corner Pub, The Cranberry Inn, The Pines, Johnny’s Bar, Subway, The Wolf’s Den, Ye Olde Shillelagh, Looney Beans, Anchor Inn, and Snow’s Family Market.