Fifth Annual Taste of Youngstown Fundraiser

YSUscape will hold its fifth annual Taste of Youngstown fundraiser on Saturday at the B&O Station Banquet Hall in downtown Youngstown from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

YSUscape is a student organization affiliated with Youngstown State University. It collaborates with community and other university organizations to revitalize and beautify Youngstown.

Proceeds from the event will be used to fund YSU student-led revitalization projects over the next year, including public art installations and neighborhood improvement efforts around downtown.

Taste of Youngstown is a YSUscape fundraiser that began in 2014 that highlights the wide variety of food and restaurants that are available throughout Youngstown. Twenty-seven restaurants and food businesses plan on sponsoring the event with their food, and represent a wide variety of diverse food cultures that can be found in and around the city. The event will also include over 30 baskets and gift cards to be raffled off, live music and a cash bar offered by the B&O Station.

Tickets for the event are $15 for general admission, $10 for students, $5 for children 6 through 12 and free for children 5 and under. Tickets can be purchased at or at the door during the event. The B&O Station Banquet Hall is located at 530 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, OH 44502.

For more information, contact Daniel Bancroft at (330) 979-5247 or at [email protected].