We couldn't put this event on each year without the help
and generosity of our sponsors, accommodation partners,
and program book advertisers, as well as the many volunteers
that freely give their time to us. Thank you to all involved.
A big thank you to the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau for their gift
of a 2013 Established Event Grant which will help improve the overall event.
2013 Grand Tasting Event
Book for 3 nights and get the 4th night free
(in participating homes)
PLUS . . .
receive 2 tickets to the Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Cookoff
with every 3 night stay, compliments of Resort Realty.
Call 800-548-9688 for booking information.
2013 Outer Banks BBQ Showdown Event
The Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown
2013 Taste of the Beach
and Identify Yourself
as our Merchandise Purchasing Partner
2013 Preferred Accommodations Sponsor
a BIG THANK YOU also to our other
Accommodations Sponsors and Program Book advertisers
SOUTHERN SHORES REALTY
JOE LAMB JR. & ASSOCIATES
QUALITY INN CAROLINA OCEANFRONT HOTEL
FIRST COLONY INN
NAGS HEAD INN
Thank you to Molasses Creek Band for donating
part of their appearance fee for the
Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown
Thank you to Ocean Atlantic Rentals for their assistance and sponsorship
with equipment rentals for the
OBX Bank Grand Tasting and
the Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown.
Thank you to US FOODS and The Beach Book for sponsoring the wine and pint glasses at the OBX Bank Grand Tasting event.
A thank you to OBX Photo Booths for graciously helping us
with the free photo booth for the Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown.
Thank you to Adams-Burch for assistance in purchasing special
wine holder plates and paper goods for the OBX Bank Grand Tasting Event
and Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown
Thank you to the Wine Distribution companies that graciously donated their fine wines for the OBX Bank Grand Tasting event:
also Beer donations provided by
City Beverage Company
Full Moon Cafe & Brewery
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Weeping Radish Brewery
Thank you to The Outer Banks Brewing Station
for donating food and hosting the TOB13 Kickoff Party!!
Thank you to ZIFF Properties and the management of
the Marketplace at Southern Shores Shopping Center
for hosting the Wells Fargo Outer Banks BBQ Showdown
Thank you to Good Eats & Meets Charlotte
for their help in spreading the word about Taste of the Beach!
If your business is interested in sponsoring or
being involved with
The Outer Banks Taste of the Beach
Please note, participation in Taste of the Beach events is only open to member restaurants of the Outer Banks Restaurant Association. Eligibility for membership requires that you operate a restaurant in Dare County, Currituck County, or parts of Hyde County (Ocracoke).
We do not allow food vendors from other areas of the state or country to participate in events. We do not offer any type of venue for the exhibition of retail wares.