The Highland Area Chamber of Commerce is now holding A Taste of the Town game to encourage residents to support local restaurants by returning to their favorites and exploring new options.

The game is serving as social distancing-friendly substitute for the annual Discover Highland event usually held at the Lowe’s shopping center.

Participants can pick up a game card at any of the participating restaurants and earn stamps by spending at least $15 eating at least seven of 10 restaurants. Completed cards can then be mailed to the chamber to be entered for a prize drawing. The prize is a Performance Barbecue fromLowe’s.

The game is being held until Monday, May 10. The prize drawing will be held on Wednesday, May 19, at The Bear Springs Bistro & Lounge, 27959 Highland Ave. The winner will be notified by telephone.

Participating businesses are: Bear Springs Bistro & Lounge; Two Guys Pasta & Pizza, 2566 E. Highland Ave.; Joy’s Lounge, 27141 Base Line, Suite 11; Carnitas El Pareja, 28924 Greenspot Road; Rosa Maria’s Mexican Food, 7275 Boulder Ave., Suite 3D; Highland Café, 7223 Church St., Suite A-17; Round Table Club House, 27961 Highland Ave.; Mill Creek Cattle Co., 1874 Mentone Blvd., Mentone; Top Kabab, 27355 Fifth St.; and Ramen Koko, 7750 Palm Ave.

Game cards can be requested by email at and, when completed, can be returned by email or mailed to P.O. Box 455 Highland, CA 92346.

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