Frequently Asked Questions
About the Taste of Edmonton
How many tickets do I need to taste a few different restaurants?
On average, 20 tickets is enough for one person. If you're a big eater and want to enjoy drinks, we would suggest 30 tickets.Read More...
Can I pay with cash?
The festival is only accepting credit and debit. However you can purchase tickets with cash at TIX On The Square, conveniently located on the festival site! Please note: masks are mandatory when entering TIX On The Square. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you.Read More...
Do I need to book a date / time slot to attend?
No, you can come down and enjoy the festival any time!Read More...
Why did the festival move from Capital Plaza back to Churchill Square?
Capital Plaza was a temporary home as Churchill Square was completing construction in 2018 and 2019. Taste of Edmonton's 2021 festival has a brand new site plan that allows for ample physical distancing. You can check out the map here!Read More...
What are Taste of Edmonton’s cleaning protocols?
Taste of Edmonton has implemented enhanced hygiene and disinfecting protocols:
Hand sanitizing stations throughout the festival site
Plexiglass at ticket booths, Canada Dry Beverage Centre, 630 CHED Information Centre
Cleaning Crews to regularly sanitize seating areas
Under the guidance of Alberta Health Services we will continue to implement the appropriate and current safety procedures and protocols before welcoming guests.Read More...
Is there a Lost & Found?
We do have a Lost & Found on-site located in the Info Centre. After the event, any Lost & Found items not claimed will be dropped off at the Events Edmonton office.Read More...
I’m coming from out of town. Where can I stay?
Taste of Edmonton has partnered with the JW Marriott ICE District and Sandman Signature Hotel (downtown) for discounted room rates and Taste tickets! Book your stay here.Read More...
Can I bring my dog to Taste?
While we love dogs, the health department doesn’t. Guide dogs are permitted. Public Health Act Food Regulation (Section #32).Read More...
It’s raining. Is Taste still happening?
Yes! We happen rain or shine (hopefully it will shine every day!).Read More...
Are there ATMs on-site?
Yes. There will be ATMs beside the Info Centre.Read More...
I have extra taste tickets, what can I do with them?
If you have any leftover Taste tickets, you can donate them at the 630 CHED Information Centre or any gate. The funds will then be invested in the Taste of Edmonton Endowment Fund for our community partners.Read More...
How much are tickets?
The festival admission and concerts are free to attend. If you want to sample some of Edmonton’s best dishes and beverages, advance ticket prices are $59.50 for a sheet of 40, and $69.50 on-site for a sheet of 40.Read More...