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Veterans Banner Bio Booklet & Location Guide The latest version of the Veterans Bio Booklet is live! Click the link to read about heroes and their journeys through thick and thin, all in the name of protecting our freedom! The Veterans Banners for 2015 are all up! Take a stroll downtown to find your favorite hero, or use this location guide to easily...

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Tuesday, March 8 | Doors @ 5:30pm – Starts @ 6:30pm | Emporia Granada Theatre Participating vendors include: Tastefully Simple, Thirty-One, Paula’s Creations, Pampered Chef, The Sweet Granada, Sole Mates, Jamberry, Studio 50.4, Mary Kay, Ultimate Body Applicator, Cannibal Cakes, Stuff Leslie Makes, Pure Romance with Penny, and Time Travelers Clock Repair Interested in becoming a vendor?  Contact Emporia Main Street for more...

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Parade Saturday, March 12 | Downtown Emporia Interested in having a float in the St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Parade? See both forms below for more information! 2016 St Patrick’s Parade Application 2016 St Patrick’s Parade...

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Saturday, April 23 | 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm | W.L. White Civic Auditorium Emporia Main Street invites you to enjoy an enchanted evening full of opportunities to fulfill all your sensory desires.  The Taste is an annual event that features many of the finest Kansas wineries, breweries, and restaurants and gives attendees the opportunity to taste their delectable flavors. Click Here For Tickets and More...

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The Taste of Emporia Q&A – Dark Horse Distillery

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

This is the final blog post in a 6 part series of The Taste of Emporia vendor Q&As that lead up to the event tomorrow! Damian Garcia is the Director of Sales & Marketing for Dark Horse Distillery. Q: What can you briefly tell us about Dark Horse Distillery? A: We’re a family owned and operated, grain to bottle, craft distillery that began in 2010. Q: What has your experience been like at previous Taste of Emporia events? A: We’ve had a blast being able to talk with all the folks and showcasing our offerings along side other local vendors. Q: What products should this year’s participants expect from you? Anything new? A: We will be showcasing our current line up (Rider Vodka, Long Shot White Whiskey, DHD Reserve Bourbon and DHD Reunion Rye) with the addition of our Special Release Reunion Rye Barrel Strength. Q: What new products do you have coming available that we should know about? A:  Still in the planning / experimenting phases, but we’re hopeful there will be a new addition before the year is...

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The Taste of Emporia Q&A – Big John’s Brewing Company

Posted by on Apr 16, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

This is Part 5 in a series of The Taste of Emporia vendor Q&As that will lead up to the event on April 18th! Diane Harris is the Office Manager for Big John’s Brewing Company. Q: What can you briefly tell us about Big John’s Brewing Company? A: We were established in 2013 in Salina, KS.  We have a tasting room that seats over 100 people, so it’s a great place to hold events, family gatherings and reunions.  We currently have 8 beers we make on tap and are always adding a small batch of something along the way for variety. We have a pizzeria located in the same building as us. Q: What has your experience been like at previous Taste of Emporia events? A: Last year was our first year at the Taste of Emporia and loved the idea of having breweries, wineries and distilleries. This gave people more choices in their tasting. Q: What do you look forward to most at this year’s Taste of Emporia? A: We look forward to more variations than just the breweries. Q: What products should this year’s participants expect from you? Anything new? A: We will be bringing our Rye Ale and Oatmeal Stout this year. Q: What new products do you have coming available that we should know about? A: New things we have coming available will be a Vanilla Porter, Mai Bock and Chili Blonde Ale.   Be on the lookout tomorrow for the last Vendor...

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