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Eagle River Youth Coalition hosts happening food event in Avon

Lauren Glendenninglglendenning@vaildaily.comAvon, CO Colorado

Lauren Glendenning/Vail DailyRuby Odell, 2, plays with a balloon while her mother tastes some yummy food from Main Street Grill.

AVON, Colorado The Eagle River Youth Coalition hosted Valley Tastings: Food for Youth, at the Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa Thursday night in Avon, Colorado. The event raised money for the nonprofit organization by selling $50 tickets, which bought guests tastes from some of the valley’s most delicious and popular restaurants. Chefs from Dish, Avondale, Main Street Grill, The French Press, Columbine Bakery, Marko’s Pizzeria, Rick & Kelly’s, Ristorante Ti Amo, Vin 48, Ticino, Juniper and Batter Cupcakes were all there passing out delectable samples of their cuisines. The Eagle River Youth Coalition works with other local organizations to serve Eagle County’s youth.