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Taste of Charlotte is BACK in Uptown!

Experience the Vibrant Culinary Scene of Uptown Charlotte at Taste of Charlotte!

Attention, food enthusiasts and festival-goers! Uptown Charlotte is about to come alive with the tantalizing aromas and flavors of the annual Taste of Charlotte festival. This highly anticipated event celebrates the vibrant culinary scene of the city, offering a three-day extravaganza filled with mouthwatering samples from some of the finest local restaurants. But that's not all—Taste of Charlotte goes above and beyond to create an immersive and unforgettable experience for all attendees. Get ready to embark on a flavorful adventure like no other!

What sets Taste of Charlotte apart is the fact that admission is absolutely free. Yes, you heard that right—step into the heart of Uptown Charlotte and dive headfirst into a world of culinary delights without paying a single penny. Once inside, you'll have the opportunity to purchase festival coins, which act as your gateway to experiencing the incredible offerings available at the event. These coins can be used to sample delectable dishes, sip on refreshing beverages, and even enjoy exciting activities for the little ones.

To obtain festival coins, you have two convenient options. The first is to visit one of the four coin booths scattered throughout the festival grounds. There, you can exchange your cash for coins and begin your culinary exploration right away. But if you prefer a hassle-free and contactless experience, we have just the solution for you—the brand-new Taste of Charlotte App. Simply download the app, and you'll gain access to digital coins that can be used to unlock a world of flavors. Say goodbye to physical coins and waiting in long lines—now you can pre-purchase coins and easily top up whenever you desire, ensuring a seamless and convenient festival experience.

Now, let's talk about the star of the show—the food! Taste of Charlotte brings together a remarkable lineup of restaurants that represent the vibrant and diverse culinary scene of Uptown Charlotte. From the soulful flavors of Mert's Heart and Soul to the refreshing and healthy delights of Rico's Acai, there's something to satisfy every palate. And that's just the beginning—State of Confusion will take you on a journey through Latin American and Southern cuisines, while Sizzle will impress with their mouthwatering steaks and seafood. These are just a taste of the incredible offerings that await you at Taste of Charlotte.

By participating in Taste of Charlotte, you not only get to indulge in a wide array of delectable dishes but also support the local restaurants that work tirelessly to be a part of this event. Each coin redeemed at a restaurant directly supports their participation expenses, ensuring they can continue to share their culinary creations with the community. It's a win-win situation—you get to savor incredible flavors while contributing to the success of the local culinary scene.

So, mark your calendars and get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Uptown Charlotte at Taste of Charlotte. Whether you choose to explore the festival's culinary offerings using physical coins from our coin booths or opt for the seamless digital experience with the Taste of Charlotte App, you're in for a treat. Join us as we celebrate the flavors, the creativity, and the community that make Uptown Charlotte an unparalleled culinary destination. Come and experience the vibrant Taste of Charlotte—it's an adventure you won't want to miss!