The Taste Northwest

  • The South Sound’s Ultimate Food & Music Fest

    The South Sound’s Ultimate Food & Music Fest

    Mark your calendar for June 28-30!


The Taste NW: June 28-30, 2024

Indulge In The Flavors!

The Taste NW is more than just a celebration of food - it's a melting pot of local and international cuisine, showcasing the best of what the South Sound has to offer. This FREE event features 150+ food and marketplace vendors, five stages with live entertainment and comedy, local chef cook-off battles, outdoor beer gardens, activities in The Square & more!

Great Food, Live Music & Fun Activities

Are you ready for a food and entertainment experience like no other? With diverse food offerings, live entertainment, beer and cider tastings, a margarita bar and activities in The Square, there's fun for the whole family!

60+ Food Vendors

Experience a world of flavors showcasing local and international cuisine. Plus, many vendors will be offering $5 tastes so you can sample your way through the event.

Live Entertainment & Comedy

Feel the energy with live performances from local artists. Comedy Stage presented Tacoma Comedy Club featuring 20 shows.

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Beer Gardens, Tastings & More

Discover new flavors and enjoy beer, cider, wine or specialty cocktails at five beer garden and pub locations.

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The Square

Presented by BECU

Make memories in the Square with activities for all ages. This indoor carnival will feature rides, jump zone, axe throwing, rock climbing and more!

The Taste Cooks!

Presented by Albert Lee Appliance

Don’t miss our Taste Cooks as local chefs stir up some friendly competition with unique food creations and demonstrations.

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Pavilion Marketplace

Find unique products from specialty partners at this one-of-a-kind marketplace.


You'll find PLENTY of event parking in the Gold, Blue and Red Lots.
Daily General Parking: $20
Daily Premium Parking: $30 (VIP/Lot B Parking)

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