HIGHLANDS, N.J. – The Highlands Business Partnership (HBP) is pleased to announce that the 7th Annual Taste of Highlands will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 12 - 5:00 PM. Come ride the party limousine bus or simply walk to our great restaurants. The event will take place rain or shine. Included in the $45.00 per person, ticket price are a drawstring backpack, a map, free transportation and parking.

Taste of Highlands will celebrate the best of the thriving hospitality of the many great restaurants in Highlands”, said Carla Cefalo, President of the Highlands Business Partnership. “For one day, food-lovers will enjoy delicious samples of diverse cuisine and cocktails from 23 restaurants and establishments throughout the town,” she added. Patrons must be 21+ with valid photo ID. Some of the participating establishments include Bahrs Landing, Bay Avenue Bakery, Chilangos Authentic Mexican, Chubby Pickle, Fresh, Il Lago, Inlet Café, Lusty Lobster, Moby’s, Porcini’s, Seafarer, Scuba and the Beast. A complete list of all participating establishments can be found on www.highlandsnj.com.

Ticket holders will check in at Huddy Park on Bay & Waterwitch Avenues and pick up their map and complimentary backpack. You will be greeted at each establishment and present your map to be stamped. Visit ALL stops and be eligible to win a $200 BID BUCK good at any participating establishment. Place your fully stamped map on the party limo bus by 5:00 PM for your entry to be considered.

The HBP is paying it forward and will be collecting food for Lunch Break of Red Bank. Lunch Break will be at Huddy Park, during the Taste of Highlands check-in from 10AM - 2PM, collecting non-perishable foods for their Spring Into Summer FoodStock-UP! Lunch Break has been in existence for 35 years and provides vital services to Monmouth County-wide neighbors in need, solely through the generous support of local community business groups and private donations. Please bring a donation to help them meet their goal of 100,000 lbs of non-perishable food. You do not have to participate in Taste of Highlands to drop off a donation.

Taste of Highlands is made possible with the generous support of our sponsors, Hufnagel Tree Experts, Montecalvo/Bayshore Family of Companies, In the Garden Flowers & Plants and WRAT Radio 95.9.

You can purchase tickets in advance at any of the participating businesses or online at www.highlandsnj.com.