East Boston Main Streets recently announced that it will host the 17th annual Taste of Eastie event at the Hilton Boston Logan Airport on the third Thursday in January.
The event will include cuisine from Latin America, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, China, and Australia presented by 28 local restaurants, the Main Streets group said in a statement. Accordionist and pianist Ray Cavicchio will provide entertainment for the event.
Sponsors for the Jan. 17 event include Cappuccio Construction, the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, the East Boston Savings Bank, the Hilton Boston Logan Airport, the Lombardo Companies, the Massachusetts Port Authority, MP & Co. Tax and Financial Services, Sovereign Bank, Star Service Corporation, and Suffolk Downs.
Tickets cost $35 and can be purchased at the Main Streets office or MP & Co. Tax & Financial Services, both at 146 Maverick St., as well as Carmella’s Market at 86 Cottage St. Tickets are also available online at http://www.ebmainstreets.com or by calling 617-561-1044.