The Carolina Taste

The Carolina Taste
Event on 2014-09-27 11:00:00



The Carolina Taste is the state’s premier free-admission food and music festival. The founder, Constance Johnson's goal was to highlight many of North Carolina's great culinary offerings and the farmers' healthy fresh foods uniting them to network in one location. In 2014. The Taste is held on Saturday, September 27, 2014 on Main Street in downtown Salisbury, NC and offers culinary selections from all types of restaurants. Both events presents awards and live entertainment. Main Street in Salisbury, NC is lined with booths for eating some of the most delicious foods in the United States. The judges are selected from the grocery corporations, farming industry, wineries, culinary institutions and other related companies awarding restaurants and farmers in 17 other categories. Believing that food, music, and the visual arts go hand in hand, The Taste also awards the Carolina Artist of the Year. 


The Taste will showcase its classic food favorites as well as offer strategic entrepreneurial series through the Farming & Organic Expo  that brings the state's restaurateurs, farmers, organic farmers, and food industry leaders together to shed light on the projections, new technologies, and market trends to promote greater revenues and profitability.


The Taste is a fun, free admission event that will highlight entertainment such as cooking demonstrations from celebrity chefs, locally and nationally known musical acts, and an area devoted to children and family programming. This year’s events will take place on September 26-27, 2013. 

Restaurants will find that The Taste is an effective marketing tool for their business. The public relations and goodwill generated at The Taste and Farming & Organic Expo will have a positive residual effect on participating restaurants and food industry year-round. Restaurants, farming, and food industry corporations also will have the opportunity to participate in pre-event promotions for additional exposure. North Carolina’s media community is strongly supporting the events and will provide extensive publicity and promotional opportunities.


The Farming & Organic Expo is held on Friday, September 26, 2014 which is a conference for farmers, organic farmers, restaurateurs, and professionals in the food industry. The sessions are taught by industry leaders and provide projections on market trends, legislation, new technologies, and new processes for ensuring revenue growth and profitability. '


The Restaurant & Food Industry Banquet provides a motivational industry leader to speak on key topics, a delicious 5 course dinner, music, dancing, and a silent auction to benefit The Seed Foundation of North Carolina.

at Downtown Salisbury, NC
100 S Main St
Salisbury, United States

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