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RIO Lakefront first ever "Taste of" Event
RIO, known as Gaithersburg's premier shopping and dining destination, hosted its highly anticipated first annual "Taste of Rio" event. Curated by VVS Events, the inaugural gathering took place on October 15, 2023, uniting shoppers and foodies from across Montgomery County. This momentous occasion not only delighted attendees but also set a new standard in the vibrant lifestyle landscape of the area.

The Why

This festival celebrates Rio's diverse culinary scene, highlighting local talent and fostering community spirit through food. Taste of Rio wasn't just a food festival; it aimed for culinary excellence and innovation. It featured various food vendors, live cooking demos by local chefs, and interactive workshops. The event supported the local economy by providing a platform for local businesses and chefs to showcase their skills. It aimed to inspire, educate, and entertain attendees, offering a unique culinary experience while boosting the local food industry. Alongside food, the festival included live music, performances, and family-friendly activities, making it a great outing for all.

Taste of Rio

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