Jess checks out yet another festival—the inaugural C-U Oktoberfest, a benefit for the Developmental Services Center—and finds it to be OK.
This weekend’s International Beer Tasting and Food Truck Showcase in downtown Urbana was a great way to check out a variety of beers at a fairly reasonable price.
With all of this concert-going, you’re going to need some fuel. Here’s your guide to pigging out during Pygmalion.
Jess explores Urbana’s 38th Sweetcorn Festival and devours all things corny.
In typical Central Illinois fashion, the skies turned dark and the rains came cascading down on the Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival on Friday night. And then again on Saturday. And in good Midwestern form, people didn’t care too much. There was music to be heard and meat to be eaten!
Here’s to hoping the meat is so tender you won’t need to chew!
Carmen, Jess, and Seth visited Taste this weekend. Here's what they thought.
Lots of bites, a mechanical bull, and BEER!
Crane Alley transports New Orleans to Urbana with their own infusions.
With Dumplings for Davis, the C-U food community rallies around one of their own with a charity event for all to enjoy on Wednesday.
Although there was disproportionately more beer than chili at Urbana's Annual International Beer Tasting & Chili Cook-Off (and why shouldn't there be), we had fun tasting the chili and meeting the few competing teams.
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