Children & Family

Experience the Taste of Dallas

Kick off summer with food and fun.

Ashley Turner
Posted on Jun 6, 2017

Calling all foodies! Don't miss this year's Taste of Dallas, a three-day festival at Fair Park that's all about food. Come hungry and leave happy as you explore the many different tastes' Dallas has to offer.


Taste the Best of Dallas.

Taste of Dallas kicks off June 9 at Gilley's Dallas with the Foodie Experience, featuring the Best Bites of Big D. Sample tasty bites from more than 50 of Dallas' best chefs, restaurants, bars and dessert spots like Fearing's, Tillman's Roadhouse, Rex's Seafood and Kate Weiser Chocolate, just to name a few. Interactive with the chefs as they prepare culinary demos while sipping on your favorite wine or beer, and enjoy live music throughout the night. Get your tickets to this one-night-only event here!


Go for the Main Event.

Have a taste of everything at Restaurant Island, where more than 40 booths and food trucks will be on the scene. Enjoy Tex-Mex, Indian and Cajun dishes , and even the State Fair of Texas favorite, Fletcher's Corny dogs! Stop by for the Wine Pairing Experience from 2-5 pm on both Saturday and Sunday to sample your favorite wine, and enjoy live music all weekend long with eight bands on the lineup. Get your tickets for either day (or both) to experience it all.


See Live Demonstrations.

Enjoy barbecue, burgers and brews at BBQ, Burgers & Brews where you'll see pit masters at their best, preparing your favorite meats. And get some grilling tips from the experts, with chef demos on smoking the perfect ribs and how to cook gluten free. Pair it off with a craft beer of your choice from the best breweries in town.


And Bring the Kids along too!

There's plenty for the kids to do at the Family Fun Zone. This 50,000 square-foot space will feature inflatables and slides, cooking demos, a fit zone and an entertainment stage with exciting acts every hour. It's free for kids 10 years old and under, so bring the whole family out for a weekend of fun.


Header Photo courtesy of Taste of Dallas