Taste of the Hills

The Richland Hospital Foundation will host the second annual “Taste of the Hills.” It is a public event for the whole family showcasing area restaurants and caterers. This year's event will be held at Krouskop Park this Saturday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.

The mission of the Richland Hospital Foundation is the development and successful acquisition of gifts to assist the Richland Hospital in providing exceptional health care to the region.

This year's “Taste of the Hills” will showcase Mel's Micro Brewery, Pine River Food Coop, the Press Box, Richland County Beef Producers, Apple'icious Pie Depot, the Branding Iron, Fizzeology, Hillsboro Brewing, Nami Chips, Spurgeon Winery, Tina's Falafel & More, and Blackhawk Grille. There will also be live music throughout the evening. The Larry Busch Trio will provide music at 4:30 with the Larry Busch Big Band at 6:00. This year's event will also feature a silent auction for accent tables made from scrap farm machinery and painted by local artists.

Eight tables will be available at Taste of the Hills silent auction with raffle tickets available for two more accent tables. The tables are on display at local merchants. Raffle tickets are available at Wertz Floor & Home and State Farm Insurance.

Everyone is invited to the Richland Hospital Foundation's second annual “Taste of the Hills” Saturday, June 18th, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Krouskop Park. Admission to attend is free with food and drink tickets available for purchase for those who wish to participate in the tasting of the various vendors in attendance. People are encouraged to bring their own seating so they can sit where they would be most comfortable to enjoy the food and music.