Flavor of Freehold returns Oct. 9-10


FREEHOLD – A trip to Freehold Borough during October will support efforts to fight substance abuse in the community.

On Oct. 9-10 from 5:30-8 p.m., the downtown district will host the fourth annual Flavor of Freehold featuring offerings from local businesses.

The event is presented by Downtown Freehold, which schedules and promotes events in the borough, and by the Freehold Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse, which promotes the awareness and prevention of substance abuse in Freehold Borough and Freehold Township.

Attendees at the Flavor of Freehold will receive selected offerings from restaurants and cafes. Participating businesses include Cafe 360, A Little Bit of Cuba, Aarzu Modern Indian Bistro, Market Yard Grille (in the American Hotel), the Court Jester, El Meson, Federici’s, Metropolitan Cafe, San Marzano Trattoria, Shloka of Freehold, Uncle Ralston’s Jamaican Homestyle Cooking, Especially for You Florist, Freehold Art Gallery, Freehold Body Care, Jemm Optical and Picosol Mexican Grill.

Proceeds from the Flavor of Freehold will benefit the alliance. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased online at downtownfreehold.com, by contacting Antoinette Ceciarelli at aceciarelli@twp.freehold.nj.us or by calling the Freehold Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse at 732-294-5103.