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The Village of Newark, the Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce, Wayne County, and the Wayne County Farm Bureau are excited to announce Taste of Wayne County 2023. Mark your calendars for the 6th Taste of Wayne County to be held on Tuesday, July 18, 2023 from 4:30 to 8:30 PM along Van Buren Street and in T. Spencer Knight Canal Park in Newark.  Food-related businesses from around Wayne County will be offering samples of signature dishes, food products or beverages.  Corey Comer will again provide live entertainment during the event.

Online vendor registration is now open.  Please click the tickets link above to register.

Presale tickets will be available online only. This year two ticket packages will be offered: 


$10 for 15 sampling tickets - includes one event glass and one event spork.


Couples Pass - $15 for 20 sampling tickets - includes two event glasses and two event sporks.


Sampling tickets will also be available at the gate for $1 each, with a minimum initial purchase of 10 tickets.  Glasses and sporks will be provided at the gate while supplies last.


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“LOVED this event last year!”

 - Lisa Butterfield, via Facebook


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199 Van Buren Street

Newark, NY 14513

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Syrup A' LaRue

Syrup A' LaRue is joining TOWC again this year.  Syrup A'LaRue makes delicious treats from sap harvested both Wayne and Ontario!  Come see what they have to offer.


The Fairville Baker

Everything offered by The Fairville Baker features sourdough, from breads to desserts.  They will  TOWC again in 2022.


Erie Shore Landing

Located along VanBuren Street facing the canal in Newark, Erie Shore Landing opened in 2019 and features a from-scratch cafe' and an ice cream shop.


Dandy Sandy's Sweets

Taste of Wayne County 2022 again offers the opportunity to try Dandy Sandy's, frozen cheesecake on a stick! Dandy Sandy is from Lyons.


Pop's House of Country Collectibles, located in Sodus Point, joins TOWC for the again this year, offering samples of Ruth's delicious pies and casseroles.

Country Patch Canning

A Marion couple has perfected recipes for salsa and other condiments and established Country Patch Canning to market them. 


WC Dairy Ambassadors

Representing the dairy industry of Wayne County is what the Dairy Ambassadors do, they will be on hand again at TOWC22 offering milk samples!

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Main Street Restaurant

Main Street Restaurant, on the corner of Main and Union in Newark opened in 2020 and is excited to join TOWC for the first time in 2021.

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Wegmans Food Markets

Wegmans will join Taste of Wayne County this year with its great team of chefs preparing fresh dishes available at the Newark store.


Nana's Village Restaurant

Nana's was named Best of Taste of Wayne County in 2018, 2019, and 2021 Mary and crew are sure put out an impressive spread again in 2022.


Silver Waters Wine

Silver Waters uses local fruit to create wine for a local market... from here, for here. 


Sweet Indulgence Pastries

A new business in Wolcott, NY, Sweet Indulgence Pastries will be joining Taste of Wayne County for the first time offering samples of their Sweet Indulgences!


Westside Fuel, Inc.

Westside Fuel is not just a gas station!  It has a full kitchen serving breakfast, lunch and dinner!  They will be joining TOWC for the first time this year


SnapDragon Apples

Though the new crop of SnapDragon isn't ready until late-September and Crunch Time Apple Growers are working hard to nurture that crop, they have a few from the 2021 crop remaining to share with guests of Taste of Wayne County 2022!


Sugar and Slice Pizzeria

Sugar and Slice is opening soon in the former Mark's and Woody's location (shown here).  Come check out what they have to offer at Taste of Wayne County 2022!


Riley's Bar & Grill

Located on the east side of the Bay Bridge at the end of Sodus Bay, Riley's will join Taste of Wayne County for the first time this year!


Hare Brook Farms

Located on Dean Road in Marion, Hare Brook Farms offers a delightful assortment of baked goods, produce and maple syrup.


Rootstock Cider & Sprits

It's been a couple years, but Williamson, NY cidery & distillery Rootstock Cider & Spirits will join Taste of Wayne County again this year!  Welcome back, we can't wait to sample your wares!


First Glass Wine Bar

First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes in Newark will be joining TOWC again this year, despite being closed in July and August for renovations.


Sweet Impressions

Sweet Impressions offers artisan hand-crafted, molded cookies produced with quality ingredients.  Andrea - the baker - will be joining TOWC for the first time in 2022.

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