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Taste of Downey Arts & Wine Festival 2013

Come celebrate the 4th annual Taste of Downey Arts and Wine Fesitval. If you are looking for a fun event for the family, this is the place to be!  Pack up the kids, bring mom and dad too, and enjoy this wonderful evening designed for all ages. Take pleasure in the foods, drinks and desserts of local Downey restaurants, a beer and wine garden and musical entertainment.

Date & Location

Thursday, September 19, 2013
5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Downtown Downey
Downey Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets

Participating Restaurants

Bionicos Express
The Palms Steak and Seafood
Bob's Big Boy
Johnny Carino's Italian
Elephant Bar
Firestone Grill
Frantone's Pizza and Spaghetti Villa
Fresh Cutt Carving Grill
Green Olive
Habana Cafe
Hacker's Sports Bar and Grill
La Barca Grill & Cantina
Maria's Grill
Menchie's Frozen Yogurt
Narai Thai
Olive Garden
Pacific Fish Grill
Papa John's Pizza
Porto's Bakery
Two for Tango


For your ears' delight, Moonsville Collective will be playing at this event. An old-time band whose sound is rooted in the various American musical styles found, and often left behind, in Pre-War (WWII) America, Moonsville Collective has proven to ressurect the ghost of America’s rich musical cultural history. If you'd like to hear their sound, please visit their website at

Adjacent Stay Gallery Art Exhibit

The Taste of Downey event is working in conjunction with Stay Gallery, located just feet from the event, which will hold a closing reception for APRODUCTOF, a photography exhibit featuring local Downey artist Andrew Quesada. Check out Stay Gallery's website at for more information regarding this exhibit.

Ticket Information

Don't take a chance, hurry and buy your tickets today! Tickets for food tasting may be purchased in advance by phone, in person, or online at a price of $20 for 10 tastes.  

  • By Phone: (562) 861-8211
  • In Person: Downey City Hall - 11111 Brookshire Ave.; The Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center - 7810 Quill Dr.; Parks and Recreation Office -  7850 Quill Dr.; and Downey Civic Theater Box Office - 8435 Firestone Blvd.
  • Online:

For more information on the event or to participate as a vendor, please contact Kimberly Sodetani or Jessica Flores at (562) 904-7151 or e-mail