Taste of Dallas celebrates its 26th year as the largest tasting event in North Texas, from 4 to 11 p.m., July 13, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., July 14 and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., July 15, at Fair Park. Single day admission is $8 for adults; children 12 and under free.
With more than 150,000 square feet of indoor space, attendees can try foodie fare from more than 60 of Dallas’ best restaurants with no entrée more than $3, including samplings from many of the top chefs in North Texas. Healthy cooking demonstrations, complimentary samplings, beer, wine and liquor tastings and interactive demos give attendees the opportunity to savor a complete culinary experience.
The family-friendly Taste of Dallas event appeals to all ages, offering kid-friendly entertainment on the Kids’ Taste Town stage, an interactive petting zoo, animal demos, bounce houses, giant slides, midway rides, cartoon characters and hands-on craft workshops for the little ones.
Activities include live entertainment, an artist’s and crafter’s enclave, with well-known and up-and-coming artists, winemaking classes and a culinary marketplace of cutlery and cookware, handmade olive oils, jellies, jams, salsas, sauces and unique, handmade products that can’t be found on supermarket shelves.
Location: 3600 Grand Ave., Dallas. For more information, including how to enter the Taste of Talent contest, call 214-991-0199 or visit TasteofDallas.org.