The ninth annual Taste of Hilliard & Business Expo showcased Hilliard’s restaurants and businesses Aug. 8 at the Makoy Center, 5462 Center St. in Hilliard.

A crowd packed the venue.

“This event is an opportunity for the community to come out and sample some of the best eateries in the Hilliard areas,” said Libby Gierach, president and CEO of the Hilliard Area Chamber of Commerce, which organizes the event.

Check out some of the sights and sounds in the video, which originally was filmed on Facebook Live via the ThisWeek Hilliard page by ThisWeek's Neil Thompson.