Bring your appetite to the 2017 Taste of Kennesaw in downtown Kennesaw on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 11am to 8pm. More than 30 different local restaurants and an expected 25,000 people will be on hand to sample the delicious dishes. Food samples are sold in $1 increments, from $1 to $4.
While you are there, you can also enjoy live music on two entertainment stages throughout the day.
Bring the kids and enjoy the wide variety of activities for the kids including a rock wall, inflatables and slides, a trackless train, and more.
Check out the Depot Stage as four local high school teams will compete in the Culinary Throwdown at the Taste of Kennesaw for a share of scholarship money to go back to their respective high school. The first two will go head to head from 10:30am to Noon and the second two from 12:30pm to 2pm.
In addition, restaurants will also be competing for recognition in the following categories:
- Best Entrée
- Best Dessert
- Best Food Presentation
- Best Decorated Tent
- Best Appetizer
Admission is free
Food samples range from $1 to $4 each
11 am to 8 pm rain or shine
Two entertainment stages playing all day and a 6pm concert
2829 Cherokee Street
Kennesaw GA 30144
Parking is available in the downtown area, Adams Park, and First Baptist Church of Kennesaw.
For more information, call (770) 423-1330.
Participating restaurants in 2017 include:*
- Williamson Bros. BBQ
- Bruster’s Ice Cream
- Big Shanty BBQ
- Copeland’s of New Orleans
- Newk’s Eatery
- Chicken Salad Chick
- Carrabba’s Italian Grill
- Smoothie King
- Jet’s Pizza
- On the Border
- The Rotisserie Shop
- California Dreaming
- and more…
* Final list not available at time of publication
For more information, please call (770) 423-1330.
The 2017 Taste of Kennesaw will benefit five local charities:
- Shop with a Mustang (Kennesaw Mountain High School)
- Shop with a Warrior (North Cobb High School)
- Shop with a Longhorn (Kell High School)
- American Legion Post 304
- Jerry Worthan Community Christmas Fund