The Galloway Township Business Association's event highlighting delectable local commerce will take place Thursday. It had been postponed because of storms.
The Taste of Galloway from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday will let residents and visitors sample culinary creations of Galloway Township restaurants, caterers, bakeries and wineries.
Mary Crawford, president of the business association, said the event is a great way to try township favorites and new offerings, too.
Refunds for those who can't make the new date may be secured by emailing tog@gallowaybusiness. com or by calling 609-742-7076.
The Galloway Township Business Association is a nonprofit organization of local companies and business professionals that offers networking opportunities, governmental advocacy, professional development forums and targeted consumer promotions.
Boardwalk mixer, auction
The Metropolitan Business & Citizens Association of Atlantic City will hold its annual Summer Mixer and Silent Auction on the Steel Pier in Atlantic City this year.
The event will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 16 at the Steel Pier Ocean Pavilion, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk at Virginia Ave.
The event will feature Boardwalk favorite foods, live entertainment, a silent auction and a cash bar, all overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the world famous Steel Pier.
Ticket prices include a wristband for the rides. Participants are invited to bring family members and enjoy the pier's amusements all night.
The more than 50 items in the silent auction include: entertainment tickets, dolphin and back-bay cruises, rodeo tickets, Miss America events, restaurant gala tickets, dinners, salon services, stays at casinos, congressional breakfast, flowers, skating, business services, golf, club memberships, sports tickets, candy and baskets, boutique gift cards, amusement packages and charter fishing.
Parking is available at the Taj Mahal casino hotel self-park garage. Rain date for the event is July 18.
Business Editor Kevin Post
If you go
Taste of Galloway, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Historic Smithville, Route 9. Tickets, $15, are available at www.GallowayBusiness .com, Colonial Inn, Galloway Nutrition and Maxwell Shellfish.
MBCA Summer Mixer and Silent Auction, 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 16, Steel Pier Ocean Pavilion. Tickets including ride wristband are $45 adults, $10 children. Call 609-348-1903.