Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo kicked off Thursday night.

It will satisfy the taste buds of 30,000 people before the weekend's done.

One of those hungry people is our own Alex Jokich.

She was live at the Arcadia Creek Festival Place Friday morning for a closer look at this year's event.

The Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo runs through Saturday.

It features cuisine from 30 area restaurants and a handful of local breweries.

We were joined by Gorilla Gourmet and Rasa Ria Friday morning.

The Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo has a wide variety of mouth-watering combinations, including ethnic items, family favorites, exotic dishes and local specialties.

The event attracts and feeds an average of 10,000 people per day in downtown Kalamazoo.

For more information on the event, click here.