Activities

Add Some Flair to your Fare

Taste Addison Carnival

Whether you enjoy zero gravity or if the monkey maze is more your pace, the Taste Addison carnival has a ride that's just your speed. Ride prices start at $3 and go up. All rides have minimum height requirements, so make sure to check out the posted signs. The Carnival will accept Tasty Bucks only. One ticket equals $1.

Chef Demos

Want to recreate your Taste Addison experience at home? Taste Addison has lined up seven chefs who can show you how! Don't miss these inspiring chef demonstrations on the Albertsons Tom Thumb Cooking Stage located inside the Addison Conference Centre! Included with Taste Addison admission ticket.
Friday
Mad Batter Baker | 6:30pm - 7pm
Cantina Laredo | 8pm - 8:30pm
Saturday
RA Sushi | 1pm - 1:30pm
May Dragon | 4pm - 4:30pm
T. Blanco's | 5:30pm - 6pm
Table 13 | 7pm - 7:30pm
Sunday
May Dragon | 12:30pm - 1pm
Cantina Laredo | 2pm - 2:30pm

Painting with a Twist

Presented by
Painting with a Twist Richardson
Enjoy a step-by-step painting session with experienced and professional local artists. You'll leave with a one-of-a-kind creation and a new found talent you'll want to explore. Classes are free but class sizes are limited! This activity is suitable for ages 12 & up and accompanied by an adult. Included with Taste Addison admission ticket.
Friday: 7pm - 7:30pm Catch a demo on the Bowl Stage
Saturday: 2pm - 6:30pm, every hour at the Addison Conference Centre
Sunday: noon - 5:30pm, every hour at the Addison Conference Centre

Wine Garden and

Craft Beer Hall

Here's your chance to sample some of your favorite Taste Addison sponsored wine and craft beer! The number of samples are limited and you must be 21 years or older to participate. The beer sampling will take place in the Addison Conference Centre and the wine tasting will be held in the wine garden (check map for details). Included with Taste Addison admission ticket.
Friday: 6pm - 9pm
Saturday: 2pm - 7pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm

Wine Garden

Presented by
The Wine Group
In our exclusive wine garden, you will get a chance to experience fantastic wines from varied and vast appellations! Whether you have an affinity for bubbly Prosecco from Italy or a zeal for the zing of Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma, your taste buds will dance with delight as you tour the garden. Enjoy your relaxing weekend with a glass of one of our exceptional wines!
Wine Brands - Sampling Showcase
Chloe Wine Collection: Rose, Pinot Grigio
Ava Grace Vineyards: Merlot, Chardonnay
Cupcake Vineyards: Moscato D'Asti, Prosecco
Slow Press: Cabernet Sauvignon
Benziger Family Winery: Sauvignon Blanc

Craft Beer Hall

Presented by
Anheuser-Busch
Experience a wide array of craft beers throughout the U.S. From Chicago Award-Winning Goose Island IPA "A Hop Lover's Dream," to Seattle's Space Dust IPA to Colorado's refreshingly crisp Mango Mosaic American Pale Ale from Breckenridge Brewery... There'a a TASTE for every beer lover!
Beer Brands to Sample
Goose IPA
Shock Top Belgian White
Shock Top Lemon Shandy
Stella Cidre
Elysian Space Dust
Breckenridge Mango Mosaic
Karbach Love Street

Whiskey Sampling

Presented by
Forty Creek Whisky
Forty Creek Whisky is hitting the road for an exclusive tour to bring a taste of the back country right to you. Stop by to try the award-winning whisky built from the barrel up, and stay to play the games and check out their custom-built Mobi 1 XTR!
Friday: 6pm - 11pm
Saturday: 2pm - 11pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm

Family Fun Lawn

Taste Addison is for all ages! Enjoy inflatables, face painting, activities, game, and Japanese Origami + Kirigami for you and your family all weekend in the lawn between the Addison Conference Centre and the Stone Cottage! Remember that while Sunday is family fun day at Taste Addison and admission is free for the whole families, kids under 12 get in free throughout the weekend!
Saturday: 2pm - 6:30pm
Sunday: noon - 5:30pm

Marketplace Vendors

1Amber & Christmas Ornaments
2Bistro Blends of Napa Valley
3Nikki's Popcorn Company
4Frenzy Art
5Sharon Lynn Photography
6Nectar of the Vine
9Natasha Mylius Fine Art
10MAJA Inc.
11Texas Hill Country Olive Company
12South Austin Gallery
13Texas Toffee
14Frames and More
15Victoria Chefina Chocolates
1INCA WASI Arts & Crafts
2The Wright Design
3KLAPNKLIP Soy Candles
4Pudding on Smiles
5Sawdust and Bullets
6Mistura Timepieces
8Fiora Jewelry
9Mouth Watering Hot Sauce Company
10Quincy Conwell
11Lady Tattoos Art
12Playing With Wood Country Style
13Kokomo
14USA Plate Art
15Pudding on Smiles - Handcrafted Artisan Custards