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Taste of Chicago is the nation's premier outdoor food festival showcasing the diversity of Chicago's dining community. The delicious array of food served at Taste of Chicago is complemented by music and exciting activities for the entire family. Every summer since 1980, Chicago's beautiful Grant Park on the city's magnificent lakefront has been home to the world's largest food festival.





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Grant Park
Jackson & Columbus
Chicago, IL 60602


  • 11am-9pm: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
  • 10am-9pm: Saturday and Sunday

FREE Admission

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Millennium Garages

Parking Details: Park right below the action! Garage locations are Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage at 5 S. Columbus Drive, Grant Park North Garage at 25 N. Michigan Ave. and Grant Park South Garage at 325 S. Michigan Ave.

Packages: $30 parking /Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage (regular rates apply at Grant Park North & Grant Park South Garages)

Purchase Options: Pay at parking location; call 312.616.0600

Website: www.millenniumgarages.com


Taste of Chicago Press Room

Taste of Chicago Press Room

Information on how to apply for media credentials.

Taste of Chicago History

History of Taste of Chicago

Read more about the annual festival that brings over one million visitors to Grant Park every summer.


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July 8 - 12, 2015 • Grant Park • FREE Admission


Taste of Chicago Five Day Vendor Application (PDF)

Five Day Vendor Application (PDF)

Participants will find that Taste is an
effective marketing tool for their business. This application is due Monday, March 16.


Food Truck Vendor Application (PDF)

Food Truck Vendor Application (PDF)

Participants in this program will vend up to three items at a moderate ticket price, along with “Taste of” items. This application is due Monday, March 16.





Pop-Up Vendor Application (PDF)

Pop-Up Vendor Application (PDF)

Pop-Up booths are featured in a prominent location on the event grounds. This application is due Monday, March 16.


Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

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