Flavor Fest of Horizon West 2023

Saturday, November 11th • 5pm to 9pm • in Hamlin
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About Flavor Fest of Horizon West

Get ready to tantalize your taste buds and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Horizon West at the upcoming Flavor Fest! This outdoor extravaganza promises an evening of sensory delight, featuring a delightful fusion of local cuisine, live music, captivating entertainment, and so much more.

Now in its fourth year, Flavor Fest of Horizon West has blossomed into a beloved tradition, and 2023 is set to be bigger and better than ever! Prepare to be amazed as you enjoy the flavors of up to 19 local restaurants, talented local musicians, mesmerizing entertainers, and thriving businesses that have come together in celebration of the diverse flavors that define Horizon West.

Indulge in an array of delectable dishes from the finest local restaurants, showcasing the community’s culinary creativity. The music and entertainment from local artists will create a fun and lively atmosphere that’s perfect for a night out with your neighbors and friends.

With more restaurants, more entertainment, and more fun than ever, Flavor Fest of Horizon West promises to be an unforgettable experience! Get your tickets now, this is one event you won’t want to miss!

 

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Nineteen local restaurants, caterers, and food trucks are at the heart of Flavor Fest 2023. Each eatery will provide two signature dishes, carefully crafted to tantalize your senses.

Experience the event in true “tapas” style, where the emphasis is on small plates, you can sample a diverse range of mouthwatering dishes without feeling overwhelmed. Look out for menu items marked with an asterisk*, as they signify the vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free offerings available.

Featured Restaurants:

Playa Pizza • Huey Magoo’s • Crisp & Green • Lime Fresh Mexican Grill • Bella Italia • Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream

Gertrude’s Kitchen • The Smoking Soul • Jeremiah’s Italian Ice • Beng Bread • Clean Eatz • Piesanos Stone Fired Pizza • All Day Chefs

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream • Ellie Lou’s Brews & BBQ • From Italy with Love • Willy T’s Crab Shack • La Fondita de Nandy • The Crepe Co.

 

Playa Pizza 

  • NY Pizza by the Slices – Slices of Our Famous New York Style Cheese and Pepperoni Pizza
  • Mama Mia Meatballs – Our House-Made Italian Beef and Pork Meatballs Blended with Ricotta and Romano Cheeses, Breadcrumbs, and Italian Spices Simmered All Day in our Pomodoro Sauce Topped with Mascarpone Cheese.

Huey Magoo’s

  • Tender Bite Basket w/ Chips – Tenders with Fresh Cut Chips & Signature Magoo’s Sauce
  • Mini Magoo’s Slider w/ Chips – Chicken Tender Slider with Fresh Cut Chips

Crisp & Green

  • Strawberry Sunrise Smoothie – Banana Strawberries, Mango, Plain Pea Protein
  • Classic Chicken Caesar – Kale, Romaine, Roasted Chicken, Tomatoes, Sunflower Seeds, Shaved Parmesan, Parmesan Crisps, Lemon Squeeze, & Classic Caesar dressing º

Lime Fresh Mexican Grill

  • Empanadas – Choose Two, Served with Tomatillo Ranch: Chicken, 4Rivers® Smoked Pork, Lime Tofu ˜ 
  • Chips & Queso – Our Signature Queso with LIME Seasoned Tortilla Chips

Bella Italia

  • Sicilian Arancini – One of Sicily’s Most Popular Street Foods
  • Spinach Ravioli – Spinach Stuffed Ravioli Served in a Creamy Tomato Alfredo Sauce ˜

Gertrude’s Kitchen

  • Braised Beef Short Ribs – With a Red Wine Sauce over Garlic Gruyere Mashed Potatoes
  • Smoked Turkey – With a Sage White Wine Sauce & Cornbread Dressing
  • Roasted Vegetable Kabobs – Served over Wild Rice Pilaf ˜

Smoking Soul BBQ

  • Pulled Pork Street Taco – Oak Smoked Pulled Pork, Cheddar Jack Cheese, Chipotle Sweet Corn Relish
  • Texas Frito Pie – Frito Chips Topped with Homemade Brisket Chili, Homemade Queso, Jalapeños & Spicy BBQ Sauce

Clean Eatz

  • Chicken Pesto Wrap- Chicken, Spinach, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Bacon and Kale Pesto in a Garlic Herb Wrap (Cal. 545) Served with Baked Chips or Apple Slices w/ Peanut Butter
  • Vegetarian Wrap- Spinach, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Zucchini, Mushrooms, Teriyaki Sauce in a Garlic Herb Wrap (Cal. 390) Served with Baked Chips or Apple Slices w/ Peanut Butter *

Ellie Lou’s Brews & BBQ

  • BBQ Pork Sundae- Settlers’ Beans Topped with House Smoked Chopped Pork, Cole Slaw, And ½ Corn Muffin
  • Smoked Wings- Dressed with Garlic Memphis BBQ Sauce, Drizzled with House Made Bleu Cheese or Dill Ranch Dressing

From Italy With Love

  • Slice Of Margherita- Tomato, Mozzarella, And Basil ˜
  • Slice Of Salsiccia & Friarielli- Neapolitan Greens With Sausage

Willy T’s Crab Shack

  • Willy’s Shrimp Tempura
  • Fish And Chips

La Fondita De Nandy

  • Chicken Cracklings w/ Crispy Tostones- Crispy, Savory Chicken Bites are the Perfect Companion to Our Golden, Fried Green Plantains
  • Roasted Pernil w/ Savory Mamposteo Rice – Tender, Seasoned Pork Paired with Our Delicious Mixed Rice Sautéed Onions, Peppers, Garlic, Beans, Sweet Plantains, and Bacon

Piesanos

  • Rigatoni Bolognese – Rigatoni Sautéed in a Meat Sauce
  • Piesanos Rolls – Freshly Baked Garlic Rolls
  • Pepperoni Pizza or Cheese Pizza Slice ˜

The Crepe Company

  • Classic Nutella Crepe – Served With Banana Or Strawberry ˜
  • Trio Bite – Montecristo, Ranchero And Roast Beef Special
  • Caprese Crepe – Mozzarella, Balsamic Dressing, Tomato ˜

Beng Bread

  • The Ube & Pandan Sampler – Soft & Moist Ube & Pandan Crinkle Cookies with Flavors of SE Asia that are Sweet, Earthy, Nutty, & Vanilla-Like & An Indulgent Ube Mini Cake, Topped With an Ube Glaze & White Chocolate Chips ˜

All Day Chefs   

  • Sweet Ada Dessert – Chilled, Flaky and Flavorful Multi-layered Cake with Toppings: Cinnamon, Pumpkin Spices, M&M’s, Sprinkles, Or Strawberries ˜

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream

  • Various Ice Cream Flavors ˜

 Jeremiah’s Italian Ice 

  • Flight Of Italian Ice – Strawberry Italian Ice, Mango Italian Ice, Pumpkin Pie Italian Ice With Cookie Butter Crumble And Cookies & Cream Italian Ice with Oreo Crumbles ˜

 Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream 

  • Brookie Ice Cream Sandwich
  • Root Beer Float

Home State Brewing Co.

  • Oh My Gatos! – Florida IPA – 6.2% ABV
  • Doctor’s Orders – Hefeweizen – 4% ABV
  • Party Goblin – Light Lager – 3.6% ABV
  • Crane Lake Cabernet (Red)
  • Crane Lake Chardonnay (White)

* = Vegan

° = Gluten Free 

~ = Vegetarian

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Featured Entertainment!

Get ready to groove to the beats of our talented local bands, Layla Brisbois Band and Pacific Rush, who will keep the rhythm alive throughout the evening. DJ Lindsay Leigh will keep the party going. Florida Foam Factory will create a unique wonderland with cascading bubbles and snow throughout the night. Preserve your cherished memories at Flavor Fest with our two unique photo booths, providing the perfect snapshots to commemorate your experience. Immerse yourself in the dynamic blend of entertainment throughout the event like the strolling magician, and LED stilt walkers.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

 

 

Your Flavor Fest Essentials – FAQs

Where: Green Space Next To Hamlin Parking Garage

Address: 14111 Shoreside Way, Winter Garden

Parking available on top of parking garage. 

Ticket Information: General Admission tickets are required for everyone age 3 and up. General Admission tickets include event entry, access to all entertainment and activities and unlimited non-alcoholic beverages. Bites & Brews Bands and Tickets will be available for purchase to be redeemed for food, beer & wine.

What is a Bites & Brews Band? Bites Bands will include 5 Tabs/Tickets redeemable for a small plate, beer, or wine. **Individual Bites & Brews tickets ($6 each) will be sold at the event as well if you’d like to taste additional plates or beverages.

Is a Bites & Brews Band Required for Every Member of My Party? No, the purchase of a Bites & Brews Band is not required, but it is strongly recommended to enhance your overall event experience. Bites & Brews Bands will also be available for purchase on-site. However, we recommend pre-purchasing them online to expedite your entry and avoid potential lines.

If you plan to indulge in more than 5 plates or tabs, individual tickets will also be available for purchase at the event, priced at $6 each. Please note that for small children, Bites Bands may be excessive; in such cases, we suggest sharing Bites Bands among the party or purchasing additional tickets on-site.

Beverages: Non-alcoholic beverages will be included in General Admission and provided by our partner, Rotary Club of Horizon West. Beer & Wine will be provided through our exclusive beverage partners, Home State Brewing.

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