Bank selling Taste of the Islands shirts
The 38th Taste of the Islands shirts are now available for purchase at the Bank of the Islands/Edison National Bank, at 1699 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. It features art by local artist Megan Kissinger, with a list of the participating restaurants. Tank tops are $20; small, medium, and large T-shirts are $22; all other sizes are $25. They also are for sale in the CROW Gift Shop and will be available at the event, which is set for Nov. 11 from 12:30 to 5 at the Sanibel Community Park, at 2231 Periwinkle Way. Admission and CROW Bucks available online or at the gate; admission is $7; children under 12 years old are free. Taste of the Islands is CROW’s signature fundraiser, which showcases the restaurants of Sanibel and Captiva. This year’s family-friendly event also will feature live entertainment by the Private Stock Band, plus meet CROW’s Animal Ambassadors and bid on silent auction items inside of The Community House. The restaurants will offer an array of menu items for six CROW Bucks or less, while competing for honors in a variety of categories including “Best Appetizer,” “Best Seafood” and “Taste of the Taste.” Attendees can cast a ballot to decide the winner of the “People’s Choice” award.