Get a Taste of Suwanee

SUWANEE - Whether your taste buds lean toward spicy or sweet, standard or creative fare, the Taste of Suwanee is sure to have something to satisfy all appetites.

The second annual event will serve up samples from some 30 restaurants from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Suwanee's Town Center Park.

A fundraiser for the North Gwinnett High School basketball program, the event also features children's rides and activities, free entertainment, an artists' market, cooking demos and a Dish Network lounge where people can catch their favorite college football team.

Admission to the Taste of Suwanee is free. Food samples, rides and activities require a specified number of tickets, available for 50 cents each.

Local favorites performing on the Town Center stage include Andy Velo as well as the North Gwinnett High School drumline, step team, chorus, dance troupe and drama club.

In addition to parking available in and around Town Center, off-site parking with free shuttle transportation will be available from Shadowbrook Baptist Church at 4187 Suwanee Dam Road.

SideBar: If You Go

· What: Taste of Suwanee

· When: Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday

· Where: Suwanee Town Center Park

· For more information: Visit www.tasteofsuwanee.com.