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Date posted: 04/10/2012
Indulge Your Senses at the OC Tastefest!
If you’re staying in hotels in Anaheim this May, be sure to check out the OC Tastefest on May 4th and 5th! The two-day food and wine festival will include samples from all of Orange County’s favorite restaurants, live concerts, cooking demonstrations, and a special kids area. Don’t miss this opportunity to overload your senses!
At the OC Tastefest, food from all cultures will be served, including Italian, Asian American Barbecue, Persian and California cuisine. Since this year’s Tastefest takes place during Cinco de Mayo, delicious Mexican food will also be available. Be sure to save room for dessert! Some of the Orange County Restaurants featured include Salt Creek Grille, Hanna’s Restaurant and Bar, Cutina Alessa, Ten Asian Bistro and much more. The Kids area will allow children to play and provide bites to eat from their favorite restaurants.
Live entertainment includes cover bands playing all your favorite music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and today. Bands playing include the Hollywood Stones, and tribute bands for the Eagles, Santana and Steely Dan.
The OC Tastefest will be followed by the 2012 OC Marathon on May 6. The event has an expect participation of 18,000 runners in all events this year. All runners will receive a free entry into the OC Tastefest to prepare. Runners can pick up their bibs at the OC Marathon Expo on May 4th and 5th.
Tickets are $12 when purchased in advance online. Gate tickets are $20. Kids 12 and under are free when accompanied by a paid adult. Each ticket admits one and includes 10 taste coupons. VIP tickets are available in advance for $95. VIP tickets include 30 taste coupons, preferred parking, a special entrance, and, courtyard deck seating and access to the VIP tent with complimentary wine and liquor. Additional coupons can be purchased 20 for $10 or 40 for $20. Buy your ticket today!
Dates: May 4-5, 2012
Times: Friday 5pm to 11pm, Saturday 1pm to 10pm
Location: OC Fair and Event Center
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
For more information, please visit www.octastefest.com.