News Herald Article - Brownstown Business Expo

BROWNSTOWN TOWNSHIP: Business Expo, Taste of Brownstown have new venue

Published: Saturday, January 18, 2014

BROWNSTOWN — The Brownstown Downtown Development Authority is hosting its third annual Business Expo and Taste of Brownstown 2014 from 2 to 7 p.m.Jan. 23 at the new Event Center, 23345 King Road.

The expo is open to the public and free of charge.

Last year’s expo attracted more than 500 visitors.

With the new location, the DDA is expecting an even bigger crowd.

“The Event Center is the showpiece of the Brownstown Recreation Campus and we are excited to show it off,” said Sue Trussell, assistant DDA director. “Each year the expo has grown. We have had on overwhelming response this year and sadly had to turn some businesses away.”

The Taste of Brownstown is a big hit with visitors and will include local favorites — The Big Bear Lodge, Pipers Restaurant, Sammy’s Cucina, Olympic Coney Island, Frank-n-Dean’s Catering and Bearclaw Coffee.

Each establishment will be giving out free tastes of their speciality dishes.

There will be more than 30 exhibitors showcasing their wares along with Brownstown Police and Fire departments distributing valuable information.

Contact Trussell at 1-734- 675-5911 for more details.