This weekend: Taste of Downtown returns to Cortland

Photo of local residents taking part in Taste of Downtown Cortland 2015 (Photo courtesy of Cortland Downtown Partnership).

CORTLAND, N.Y. — Restaurants in downtown Cortland will show off their culinary skills as part of the annual Taste of Downtown event this weekend.

This year's event will be held Saturday, July 7, from 12-4 p.m. at various locations in the downtown area.

Tickets cost $15 and are available online through Friday, July 7, at 3 p.m. Online purchases can be picked up on the day of the event at the Local Food Market, 37 N. Main St, between 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. The first 500 ticket purchasers receive a collectible fork.

On the day of the event, cash and check purchases can be made at Cortland Beer Company, 16 Court Street, and BRU 64, 64 Main Street.

This year's participating restaurants are:

Hollywood Restaurant
Community Restaurant
Finger Lakes Tasting & Tap Room
Copper Horse Coffee
Sinfully Sweet Cafe
Central City Bar & Grill
Cheerful & Creative
Three Lil Birds Cakery
Red Jug Pub
Wild Ginger Asian Fusion
The Deli Downtown
Brix Pubaria
CBC Farm Distiller and Brewery
Bru64
VFW Post #2354
Gorger's
Hairy Tony's
Woodman's Pub
Frank & Mary's
Gable Inn
Frosted
Cortland Family YMCA

Cortland Free Library (games)
Indivisible Cortland County (voter registration)

Entertainment by:
CirqOvation
Jim8Ball Caricatures
Von Barnes Band
Steve Daniels & Friends