Ready to indulge your appetite in the city's biggest food fair? The Taste Of Edmonton starts tomorrow and will feature local cuisine with dishes from acclaimed eateries, food trucks, chefs and more. Performances and entertainment will be on hand as well, from culinary workshops to a feisty food fight, live music and DJs.
This 10-day extravaganza begins July 16 and runs until July 25. The theme is "fresh, local and new" and will be a great way to spend the day trying goodies with the family or learning the craft of cooking! Local fare will include Kactus Chips and Dill Dip from Our Truck Is Your Truck, and Tequila-Lime Chicken Tacos from The Three Amigos.
Edmonton Food Fight: A one-night-only fierce culinary battle with four amazing chefs facing off to compete. Sunday, July 19. See more info.
Taste 4 Kids: There's going to be plenty of entertainment for the little ones, from Zumba to yoga, healthy eating workshops, circus shows, roaming performers and more! Many of these events run daily between 11:30am - 5:15pm. See more info.
Pancake Breakfast: Begin your July 17 off right with a delicious pancake and syrup heaped start to the day. From 7am-9:30am join your friends, family and neighbors for this sausage, coffee, pancake and juice delight, at just $6 a plate. Proceeds will go to Employ Abilities. See more info.
Kardinal Offishall @ The Hot Factor Party: This July 17 headliner will be hitting the stage for an incredible block party event that will take over the Churchill Square on the 17th. Offishall is a globally recognized Canadian rapper, record producer and record executive and is unofficially known as Canada's "hip hop ambassador." See more info.
The Workshops: Try Cooking With Beer, Fresh Pasta Making, Cheesemaking, Backyard Grilling and more during these culinary how-tos that will take place throughout the week. Learn from lead Chefs, and enjoy the fruits of your labour! See more info.
The Vendors: Deep fried pickles from The Canadian Brewhouse, Bean Sprout Salad with Ginger Sauce from Japanese village, Hurricane Potato from Korean Village Restaurant, Cheese Fondue in Bread Bowl from The Melting Pot... the list is endless and mouth-watering! See more info.
About The Festival
Taste of Edmonton is the country's biggest food festival, held for over 30 years in Edmonton and introducing locals as well as visitors to the best food and drinks this city has to offer. With great info and wonderful food experiences this is an event not to miss. Along with the block party bands, and kid-friendly entertainment, this is a week-long celebration that all ages will enjoy.
For more information on the festival and to purchase tickets, visit The Taste Of Edmonton website.