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Getting Here

Addison Circle Park: 4970 Addison Circle Drive Addison, TX. 75001

The Event Entrance is located at the corner of Quorum Drive and Addison Circle Drive

Get Here on DART

By Bus to the Addison Transit Center

Plan your visit to Taste Addison using DART’s GoPass® app. You also can visit DART.org or call DART Customer Service at 214-979-1111.

Free Parking

Millennium Garage (15455 North Dallas Parkway)

Colonnade Garage (15305 North Dallas Parkway)

Addison Circle One Garage (15601 Dallas Parkway)

Addison Circle Two Garage (15725 North Dallas Parkway)

**Handicap Parking available at DART parking lot (4925 Arapaho Road)

Frequently Asked Questions

1NEW for 2019!

All event vendors will now accept Cash, Major Credit Cards and Tasty Bucks at any booth location.

What does this mean for event patrons?
- Fewer and Shorter lines! Guests are no longer required to purchase Tasty Bucks or Festival Coupons to buy food and drinks.
- Valid Tasty Bucks from all years will still be accepted at all Addison events, including Taste Addison, Addison Kaboom Town!® and Addison Oktoberfest
- There will be no exchanges or refunds for Tasty Bucks from previous years.

2Event Hours & Ticket Information

Event Hours

Friday, May 31: 6pm - 11pm

Saturday, June 1: 11am - 11pm

Sunday, June 2: 11am - 6pm

Tickets

VIP Ticket: $80

Adult General Admission: $15

Kids Ticket- Ages 6-12: $5

Admission Ticket required for Friday and Saturday. Sunday General Admission is FREE for all ages.

3General Rules & Info

- Taste Addison is a rain or shine festival, subject to change or cancellation by the Town of Addison for extreme weather or other risk to public safety. Ticket sales are final and no refunds or exchanges will be issued, except in the event of festival cancellation.

- Alcoholic beverage sales end on Friday & Saturday at 10:30pm. No alcohol may enter or leave the festival grounds.

- We strive to make Addison Circle Park as ADA-Friendly as possible, but not all areas are easily accessible with a wheelchair or stroller.

- A limited supply of complimentary sunscreen and bug spray is available to patrons at the Festival Command Post.

- Several ATM's are located throughout the festival grounds. Normal service fees apply. Please refer to the event map once on-site for specific locations.

- Patrons attend the event at their own risk.

4How can I get involved?

- Restaurant Vendor: Please contact Yesenia Saldivar

- Arts & Crafts/ Activity Vendors: Please contact Monica Marsh

- Entertainment: Please contact Addison Special Events

- Sponsorship: Please contact Addison Special Events

- Volunteer: Please contact Stacy Love

5Where is Addison Circle Park?

- Addison Circle Park is located at 4970 Addison Circle Drive Addison, TX 75001

- The Event Entrance is located at the corner of Quorum Drive and Addison Circle Drive

6Parking

- FREE Festival Parking is located in the garages located on Arapaho Road and the Dallas North Tollway

- Handicap parking is available at the DART parking lot, located at Quorum Drive and Arapaho Road

7Re-entry
Guests who leave the event and plan to return on the same day must get their hand stamped before they leave at the Main Entrance exit gate. When guests return to the park, they can enter through any lane at the Main Entrance with a valid hand stamp. Normal admission screening required.
8What can I bring?

Items ALLOWED

- Purses, handbags, diaper bags and medium backpacks. All bags will be searched, please leave these items at home to avoid delayed entry.

- Strollers, children's wagons and wheelchairs.

- Personal umbrellas not to exceed 65" in diameter.

- Blankets

- Medically-Necessary Supplies. Must be in prescription packaging with photo ID.

Items NOT ALLOWED

- NO large bags

- NO pop-up tents

- NO pets or other animals.

- NO outside food or drinks.

- NO illegal weapons, knives or sharp objects.

- NO illegal substances

- NO coolers

- NO bicycles, skates, scooters or skateboards

- NO lawn chairs

- NO laser pointers

- NO fireworks or explosives

- NO drones

All patrons entering Addison Circle Park will go through a strict screening process. You will be asked to get rid of any prohibited items. Addison DOES NOT provide a check station for holding personal items.

9Can I bring a weapon into the event?
Citizens who possess a valid Texas License to Carry (LTC) permit will be allowed to bring their weapon into the event. Please check in with the Addison Police Officer at the front gate (or ask for assistance from the Guest Services tent near the Main Entrance) and be prepared to show your LTC. Shotguns, rifles, large knives, swords, battle axes, or any other weapons are not permitted
10Pet Policy

NO pets are allowed. Only animals that assist people with disabilities will be permitted. The tasks performed by the service animal must be directly related to the person's disability. All service animals must remain on a leash or harness and may not be left unattended. Please make sure service animals are wearing all appropriate identifications and tags.

11Concert Seating

- Lawn chairs are not provided or permitted. However, blankets are allowed. For more information on what you can bring, see "What can I bring?"

- Concert area is standing room only on a first-come, first-served basis with spaces not guaranteed. Seats on the ground may have limited viewing.

12Video and Photography

- Video surveillance cameras are used in Addison Circle Park.

- An official event photographer will be taking photos throughout the festival grounds.

- Patrons attending the event may be pictured in event marketing.

13Road Closures

- If you have any questions regarding Road or Park Closures, please feel free to contact the Special Events office at 972-450-2800.

14Lose something at the event?

- During event hours, a lost and found is located at the Festival Command Post located on the North side of the park on Addison Circle Dr.

- Contact Addison Police Department at 972-450-7156 for lost and found items.

15I still have a question...

- For General Information or Entertainment questions please contact Jasmine at jlee@addisontx.gov

- For Food and Beverage questions please contact Yesenia at ysaldivar@addisontx.gov

- For Marketplace & Activities questions please contact Monica at mmarsh@addisontx.gov

CONTACT US.

Jasmine Lee- Director of Special Events
General Information, Entertainment, Promotions
jlee@addisontx.gov

Shiroma Southwest
Media and PR
shiroma@shiromasouthwest.com

Yesenia Saldivar- Special Events Coordinator II
Food and Beverage, Operations
ysaldivar@addisontx.gov

Monica Marsh- Special Events Coordinator
Arts & Crafts, Activities, Operations
mmarsh@addisontx.gov