More than 20 local eateries will be at the annual event

More than 20 eateries from the Bexley area will set up camp on Oct. 14 for the annual Taste of Bexley.

Each of the restaurants and caterers will offer a taste of their food from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

Local artists and entertainers like Elijah Aaron, Carroll Baker and Ian Hummell will perform, and a special kids area will offer face painting and games.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door.

Participating eateries include:

Bexley Chocolatier Bexley Coffee Shop Bexley Natural Market Bexley Pizza Plus Black Creek Bistro Cafe Istanbul Catering by Scott Cherbourg Bakery Giant Eagle G. Michael's Mad Greek Rubino's Pizza Rusty Bucket Shane's Gourmet Catering Starbucks Sweet Thing Gourmet Tasi Cafe Taste of Belgium The Top Thirsty Turtle White Castle Wing's

-Taylor Rogers, @rogerstaylorj