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Taste of Alpharetta
Thursday, May 7, 2015
5 - 10 pm
 Across from Alpharetta City Hall at 2 South Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009


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Taste of Alpharetta has become an annual tradition for festival-goers, families and food connoisseurs for 25 years.  Make reservations on your calendar to dine in Historic Downtown Alpharetta at over 60 restaurants in one fun night. Sample delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts from the top menus in town.  Enjoy culinary demonstrations, activities and entertainment to please every palette.  Free Admission. Food tickets are $.50 each and restaurants participating in the Taste will charge $1-3 per food sample.

Music Stage will have harmonic rock/folk/R&B bands.  A separate Culinary Stage will pair top area chefs against one another in contests.  Party with metro Atlanta radio stations.  Play at the Fun Zones.  Come out and enjoy Alpharetta’s premier dining experience!

2015 Information COMING SOON!

Road Closure Notice

Taste of Alpharetta Layout Map

Taste of Alpharetta Full Brochure

2014 Culinary Competition Winners

***Listed Are The 2014 Culinary Competition Winners! *****

  Best Appetizer/Salad – Bite Bistro & Bar
  Best Fast Casual – Bite Bistro & Bar
  Best Fine Dining – Sip Wine
  Best Dessert – Wildflour
  Best Presentation –Wildflour
  People's Choice - Wildflour
  Best Booth - Milton’s Cuisine and Cocktails

For more information, contact the City of Alpharetta Special Events office at  678-297-6048 or  678-297-6078.

Schedule of Events


• 5:30 -   The Shadowboxers

• 7:15 -   Mayor & City Council / Sponsors

• 7:30 -   Rosco Bandana

• 8:30 -   Culinary Competition Awards



From 5 - 7:30 pm Culinary Competitions will heat up Roswell Street.   A separate Culinary Stage diagonally across from the Music Stage will pair top area chefs against one another in contests for Best Salad/Appetizer, Best Fast Casual Entree, Best Fine Dining Entrée, Best Dessert, Best Presentation and Best Booth.   

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS (Located on Roswell Street at the Culinary Stage):

Ballots will be available at the Culinary Stage through 7pm. There are no judging guidelines for this category. The restaurant with the most votes wins the People’s Choice Award, so stop by the stage!

FUN ZONES (located on Old Roswell and Old Canton Streets):

Titanic, Fire Truck, Cars 5 in 1 Combo, Monster Jeep, 24’ Dual Extreme Slide, Dragon Obstacle Course, Double Decker Bus, Pirate Ship Adventure, Jurassic Adventure, Noah’s Ark, Carousel Bounce, Popcorn, Hoops, Titanic, Temple of Doom Obstacle Course, Speed Throw, Ironman Obstacle Course, 24’ Dual Slide, Adventure course II, Adventure Course I and King Kong’s Revenge, Guitar Hero, Train, Rock Climbing and much more! Children can also enjoy wacky hair, face painting, balloon art, henna art, sand art and much more!

2014 Sponsors

Premier Sponsors $10,000    

City of Alpharetta
Publix Super Market Charities
Superior Plumbing

Platinum Sponsors $5000
Gold Sponsors $2,500    

Alpharetta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Georgia Power, IKEA Home Tour, PNC Bank, Suntrust, Woodbridge Inn
Silver Sponsors $1000    

Arrow Exterminators, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Catalyst Physical Medicine, Edible Arrangements, Home Energy Solutions, LeafFilter, Nationwide Insurance, Oak Grove Academy, Power Home Remodeling, Pro Martial Arts of Alpharetta, T-Mobile, Top Golf, Top Dog Golf Carts, Renewal By Anderson of Atlanta, Verizon/Cellular Sales
Media Sponsors    

Appen Newspapers, Atlanta Cuisine, Atlanta Eats, B98.5FM, KICKS 101.5 FM, POWER 96-1 FM, Radio 105.7 FM, Radio Disney, 104.7 The Fish, 97.1 The River, WSB750 AM


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