For the tens of thousands of people set to visit Taste of Dallas this year, there will be something for everyone at Dallas' largest summertime food festival. Attendees will be able to engage and interact with over 200 sponsors, chefs, restaurants, exhibitors, musicians and more in both indoor and outdoor settings throughout the weekend.

Featured areas include The Foodie Experience, Taste of the Town, Backyard Bites presented by Coleman Backyards, Latin Flavors presented by Jose Cuervo, Fuel, Taste Curbside, Artisan Market, Taste Marketplace, the Family Fun Zone, as well as dozens of fun and interactive sponsor activations.

And what would Taste of Dallas be without music.... Taste serves up 3 days of music with over 40 music acts on 4 stages throughout the weekend.

WHERE: Gas Monkey Live
10110 Technology Blvd E, Dallas, TX 75220
WHEN: Friday, June 22, 2018   •    5:00pm to 11:00pm
  Saturday, June 23, 2018   •    12:00pm to 11:00pm
  Sunday, June 24, 2018   •    12:00pm to 8:00pm
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The Chefs of Tomorrow Culinary scholarship presented by Taste of Dallas and the Greater Dallas Restaurant association has been created to promote careers in the restaurant and hospitality industry. There will be eight $1,000 scholarships for any student pursing an education in a food-related industry (such as Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry or Hospitality and Restaurant Management) at a trade school, technical school, college, or university.

Eligible recipients must volunteer at least (1) 4-hour shift at the Taste of Dallas festival June 22-24, 2018. Stay tuned to find out how to apply.


Taste of Dallas serves up 3 days of great food, beverages, and music at Gas Monkey Live with both inside and outdoor event areas. The event features over 60 chefs, restaurants, food trucks and other food vendors offering sample size food items from their menus which are purchased with Taste Food/Beverage tickets.

Taste of Dallas also features the Foodie Experience which is an all-inclusive food and beverage sampling event on Friday June 22nd for those attendees that want an enhanced Taste of Dallas experience.

  • Friday, June 22, 2018   •    5:00pm to 11:00pm
  • Saturday, June 23, 2018   •    12:00pm to 11:00pm
  • Sunday, June 24, 2018   •    12:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Gas Monkey Live
  • 10110 Technology Blvd E
  • Dallas, TX 75220

Parking is FREE and available in front of the venue.

Taste of Dallas is very family friendly with Kids 12 & under receiving FREE general admission to the main event when accompanied by a paid adult or guardian. Food and Beverages are NOT free for any attendee.

The Foodie Experience is a separate ticketed event on Friday Night and a 21+ only event. Sorry, No one under the age of 21 is allowed entry into the Foodie Experience. This includes children or babies in strollers accompanying their parents. They will not be admitted.

While we love our pets as much as anyone, pets are not allowed at the event with the exception of service animals.

YES! Information coming soon!

Special Ticket Packages for general admission to the main event that include food/beverage tickets will be available online starting in May 2018

Advantages of purchasing tickets in advance in addition to saving $$'s versus paying at the gate include a separate entrance for online ticket holders and you don't have to wait in another line to get your food/beverage tickets that are part of your ticket package

  • Several ATM's are located throughout the event grounds. Please refer to event map for locations. Normal service fees apply.
  • Attendees and purchase food & beverage tickets at any of the ticket tents located throughout the event. Cash and all major credit cards accepted.
  • Taste Marketplace and Artisan Marekt vendors accept cash and/or credit cards, NOT food & beverage tickets
  • Food & Beverage ticket refunds are NOT provided
  • Strollers and wheelchairs are allowed.
  • All bags are subject to search upon entry to the event. Security reserves the right to request patrons to return prohibited items to their vehicle, or dispose of these items; non-cooperation may lead to ejection from the event.
  • NO outside food or drinks.
  • No illegal weapons, knives or sharp objects.
  • NO drugs or illegal substances
  • NO pets or other animals.
  • NO bicycles, skates, scooters or skateboards
  • NO laser pointers or drones
  • NO fireworks, chemicals or explosives

Attendees at the event may be pictured in event marketing and video.

Please email info@tasteofdallas.org

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Gas Monkey Live is located in Central Dallas off Northwest Highway and Loop 12 at 10110 Technology Blvd E, Dallas, TX 75220

Parking is located in front of the venue and is FREE. Get directions here


Whether you are coming from out of town or already here, you won't want to miss this limited, special hotel package deal which gets you 2 Free Ultimate Weekend Passes to Taste of Dallas (Value $240 dollars) by booking one night (6/22 or 6/23) at the beautiful Omni Dallas Hotel via the link below in which you will receive luxurious accommodations, complimentary self-parking, and breakfast.

Click here for more information and to book this fantastic deal.


Interested in participating in the 2018 Taste of Dallas? Click here to find out just how easy it is... Whether it's your first time participating at Taste of Dallas or your 31st, we want to make it the best experience possible for our Sponsors, Partners, Restaurants, Exhibitors and Vendors.

For more information or questions, please email vendorinfo@tasteofdallas.org