Get into the eat-walk-drink cycle this afternoon during the annual Taste of Ashland food and wine walk.

Get into the eat-walk-drink cycle this afternoon during the annual Taste of Ashland food and wine walk.

It's set from noon to 4 p.m. in galleries downtown and in the Railroad District. Tickets are $35 for the day or $55 to include Sunday, when the event also runs noon to 4 p.m.

Organizers expect nearly 1,000 people who will cycle almost 20 galleries, where local restaurants will offer food in connection with area wineries and breweries.

The weekend kicks off with a previewfrom 6 to 9 tonight at Ashland Springs Hotel including live music, light food, a no-host bar and an auction.

Details: www.atasteofashland.com or 292-1256.