The ninth annual Taste of WDSTK will be 5-9 p.m. at the Elm Street Cultural Arts Village Event Green. Woodstock area restaurants will serve samples of their best dishes and compete in a variety of categories. The event benefits the Woodstock High School band program, and kicks off Woodstock Restaurant Week, April 28-May 5. Admission is free. Taste tickets cost 50 cents each; packages start at $5.