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A Taste of Murphysboro

Thursday, September 16, 2021 6:30PM - 9:00PM

A Taste of Murphysboro has become one of our most popular events, with tickets selling out within hours of going on sale. Featuring a large menu of items from locally-owned restaurants, guests will be able to sample some of the best food and drinks that Murphysboro has to offer! Beautifully decorated tables will be set up along Chestnut Street, behind the Jackson County Courthouse, where guests will be able to sample, mingle, and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Murphysboro Apple Festival.

Proceeds from this event fund the Taste of Murphysboro Scholarship, which will be awarded to the winning Murphysboro High School Seniors at the end of the evening.

2021 A Taste of Murphysboro
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17th Street BBQ

  • BBQ Parfaits

One Hot Cookie

  • Apple Harvest Salad
  • Chicken & Dumplings
  • Cookies

Cindy B's

  • Sloppy Joe Sliders

Mileur Orchards

  • Baked Apple Sorbet
  • Apple Cake

Sergio's Mexican Restaurant

  • Specialty Potatoes
  • Chips & Salsa

Pat's BBQ

  • Checkboard Cheeseburger Sliders
  • Fresh Smoked Salmon Dip with Pita Chips

Small Town Scoops

  • Variety of Specialty Flavored Ice Creams

Kilby's

  • Sliced BBQ Sliders
  • Rib Tips

Whiffle Boy's Pizza

  • Slices of Various Specialty Pizzas
  • Strawberry and Apple Cinnamon Dessert Pizza

Martel's Pizza

  • Slices of Various Specialty Pizzas

Big Muddy Brewing

  • Big Muddy Root Beer

I AM Java Coffee House

  • Specialty Coffee Drinks

Cold Blooded Coffee & Roastery

  • Specialty Coffee Drinks

2020 Scholarship Recipients Faith Svanda and Thierra Christopher with Captain Applesauce at Murphysboro High School

2021 Scholarship Recipients

  • Lilli Rudolph
  • Madison Falkenburry

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A Taste of Murphysboro Scholarship

Download information and application here:
2021 A Taste of Murphysboro Scholarship

WHEN: Application deadline is September 3, 2021

WHERE: Winners will be announced at the Taste of Murphysboro Dinner Event
Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 6:30 PM

Open to all Murphysboro High School Seniors graduating in 2022. All required information must be received at our office no later than September 3rd! Please direct any questions regarding the scholarship to tasteofmurphy@gmail.com

 

A Taste of Murphysboro Dinner

WHEN: Thursday, September 16, 2021, at 6:30 PM

WHERE: Chestnut Street, south side of Jackson County Courthouse

EVENT CHAIRS: Emily & Charlie Eisert

TICKET SALES: 8/16 UPDATE - Tickets are now SOLD OUT! Available starting August 16, 2021 - $26 per ticket

Tickets are only available to purchase at the Murphysboro Apple Festival Office starting August 16, 2021. Office hours will be Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, and Friday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.

Tickets are $26.00 and include all you care to eat and drink. Seating is limited and tickets sell out quickly.

Office Address:
Murphysboro Apple Festival
110 South 14th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

 

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