Taste of Chicago To-Go

July 7–11
Free Admission

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Taste of Chicago To-Go will return this summer with special events around the city — including pop-up cooking demonstrations, the return of the “Community Eats” community meals program, and other special events promoting Chicago’s amazing restaurant industry.


The Taste of Chicago is the nation's premier free-admission food festival showcasing the diversity of Chicago's dining scene, alongside a smorgasbord of cooking demonstrations, music concerts, art activations and family fun.


Taste of Chicago Merchandise

Taste of Chicago Merchandise

Limited-edition, official artist-designed t-shirts and merchandise


Taste of Chicago To-Go Schedule

Taste of Chicago To-Go Schedule

A new and reimagined program presented in lieu of the Taste of Chicago festival in Grant Park, Taste of Chicago To-Go returns this summer with free food, music, and dance events across the city.


Food Participant Submissions

Food Participant Submissions

Information for restaurants, food trucks and food businesses interested in applying for the 2021 event


Press Room

Press Room

Request media credentials, download photos and videos – and view current news releases.

Stay Connected

Information and Resources

Admission is FREE

Grant Park
Jackson & Columbus
Chicago, IL 60602


Millennium Garages

Parking Details: Park near Grant Park and enjoy the nation's premier outdoor food festival, Taste of Chicago 2019! Garage locations are Grant Park North Garage at 25 N. Michigan Ave., Grant Park South Garage at 325 S. Michigan Ave., and Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage located at 5 S. Columbus Drive.

Packages: Check discounted parking rates and multi-day parking packs at www.millenniumgarages.com

Purchase Options: Pay at parking location or pre-pay online at www.millenniumgarages.com/rates/; call 312.616.0600 for 24/7 customer service

Website Link: www.millenniumgarages.com

Public Transportation


Take CTA to the Taste of Chicago

From the elevated lines: exit at Adams/Wabash.

From the subway: exit at Jackson and walk several blocks east.

For travel information, visit www.transitchicago.com.

Supporting Information Facts

Additional Information

Thank you to our longstanding event partners!

Goose Island Beer Company




Illinois Lottery


Lifeway Est. 1986


Chicago Tribune




Eli's Cheesecake

Shoreline Sightseeing

Stella Rosa


Chicago's Very Own WGN 9


Communications Direct


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