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Held rain or shine, Taste of New Paltz is the New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce’s major fundraiser of the year. Proceeds benefit the Chamber and its community projects.
The New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce, with more than 600 members, is an active and trusted voice in the regional business and residential community, advancing the business, industrial, agricultural and civic interests of the Mid-Hudson Valley Region. Programs and services of the Chamber are made possible, in part, by the support of its Corporate Partners for 2014: Health Quest (Capital Partner), Complete Benefits Solutions (Leading Partner); Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. and Ulster Savings (Associate Partners); Empire State Bank, NA, HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, KIC Chemicals, The Law Offices of James Yastion, PLLC, Luminary Publishing, and Vanacore, DeBenedictus, DiGovanni and Weddell LLP, CPAs (Supporting Partners), Pro-Printers (Chamber Sponsor)
Directions to the Taste from the South: Exit 17 off the New York State Thruway. After the tollbooth, follow signs to Rte. 300 North. At Rte. 32 go north (straight). At Rte. 44/55 go west (turn left) and continue through the town of Gardiner. Turn right at flashing light on to CR-9 (Libertyville Road.) The fairgrounds are on your right, parking on your left.
Directions to the Taste from the North: Exit 18 off the New York State Thruway. After the tollbooth, turn left at light onto 299 West. Go through the village of New Paltz, cross over the Wallkill River bridge, and make the next left onto Libertyville Road. The fairgrounds are about a mile down on your left. Please call the New Paltz Chamber of Commerce if you need further information at (845) 255-0243. For a list of restaurants in the area, Go to our Dining Section.
||Food is the main event Area restaurants prepare their specialties and sell taste-size portions of their best dishes. Local farm markets will entice your tastebuds with delicious fresh-picked produce, while our area wineries will introduce you to tastes of our rich Hudson Valley grapes.