Taste of Virginia Festival raises money for MS research

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Richmonders got a taste of Virginia this weekend as local restaurants showcased their best dishes to compete for the Taste of Virginia Title while raising money for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

The festival was held at the Innsbrook Pavillion and featured dozens of different craft beers and wines.

Image courtesy of Nacho Mama’s Facebook

This year, Nacho Mama’s took home the top award.

8News spoke with festival goer Alicia Rogowski.

“I’m having a blast,” Rogowski said. “It’s a really good time. The weather is beautiful, the sun’s good and the beer is amazing … and it’s good food.”

Stay tuned for more information on next year’s event.

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