TASTES OF SPAIN
July 16, 2017 at Director Park
Photos by David L. Reamer, Chelsea Perri & Morrow Hammack
The final event of the 2017 festival featured bites from more than 15 local and Spanish chefs and artisans with extensive beverage tasting from winemakers, brewers, and sidra makers of Spain and Oregon. Luke Burbank of Live Wire hosted a panel on the main stage in Director Park with the traveling Spanish chefs. Live entertainment featured music, dance, and flash mob from Espacio Flamenco, students from nonprofit My Voice Music performing an original Spanish song written in collaboration with Pepe Raphael of Pepe and the Bottle Blonders. Additional entertainment included Barcelona street art by the Northwest Children's Theater and face painting by The Face Painting Lady.