Annual 'taste of the town' coming up


The Taste of the Town, a school-community tradition, is back for another year. On Thursday, Nov. 7 from 6-8 p.m. in the William Floyd High School west gym,

the William Floyd High School Career and Technical Education Culinary Arts program will be hosting its fifth annual event, which features local and area food establishments presenting their best dishes for the community to sample. This event also provides an opportunity for the culinary arts students to work alongside and connect with industry professionals. Tickets cost $12 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under, with proceeds benefiting the William Floyd High School CTE program and the local food pantry for community members in need.

Culinary arts students will also prepare a dish and other CTE programs will be on hand to showcase their offerings to the community.

Tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis and there are a limited amount available.

The order form can be found on the district website, Make checks payable to WFHS Culinary and send to Taste of the Town tickets, WFHS Chairperson’s Office, William Floyd High School, 240 Mastic Beach Road, Mastic Beach, NY 11951. If you have any questions, please email Allison Wiegand at or Jacqueline Giacalone at


Some of the scheduled attendees

Arooga’s Grille House

Bernie’s Family Pizza

Buckley’s Irish Pub

Build a Sandwich


Coral Restaurant

Del Fuego

Giacalone’s Pork & Pasta Deli

Herbie’s Crumb Cake

Ice Cream Cottage

John’s Pizzeria

Mama Lisa Restaurant

Miller’s Ale House


Painters’ Restaurant

TJ’s Hero Shop

Tend Coffee


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