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Join us for the 30th Annual Taste of Kalamazoo Festival! July 23rd, 24th, and 25th of 2015!

Benefitting Volunteer Kalamazoo

Mark Your Calendars for Michigan's Largest Food Festival

Every year, on the fourth weekend of July, thousands of hungry festival-goers flock to downtown Kalamazoo to enjoy the endless variety of foods prepared by Kalamazoo's most popular eateries.

Cuisine from over 30 restaurants will be available, offering mouth-watering combinations of ethnic items, family favorites, exotic dishes, and local specialties. The Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo Festival attracts and feeds an average of 10,000 people per day in downtown Kalamazoo,totaling 25,000 - 30,000 attendees over the entire weekend.

The Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo is proud to support Volunteer Kalamazoo and their work in connecting people to volunteer opportunties, supporting non-profit organizations in their management and recruitment of volunteers, and promoting volunteerism in our community.

Volunteer Kalamazoo

  • Gin Blossoms to Headline at Taste of Kalamazoo 2015
    Gin Blossoms will rock out Saturday night!

    The Gin Blossoms will be headlining at the 2015 Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo on Saturday evening.

    Check back soon for the rest of the 2015 entertainment line-up!

  • Get your Admission Tickets NOW for Taste of Kalamazoo
    Purchase Advanced Admission Tickets for Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo 2015!

    Now you can get your taste IN ADVANCE. CLICK HERE to purchase admission tickets for the 2015 Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo Festival!

  • Admission
    Admission Prices

    General Admission:
    FREE before 4 p.m. every day
    $10 after 4 p.m. every day
    VIP tickets: $25 Thursday, $25 Friday, $40 Saturday
    *Children twelve and under are FREE.

    VIP ticket includes VIP entry to skip the lines, and access to the VIP tent with prime concert viewing (chairs available), VIP beer trailer and porta-johns.

    $25 on Thursday and Friday
    $40 on Saturday

  • Lunch

    Take a break from the midday work routine and come to the Taste & Brew festival. Gates open at 11 a.m., no admission charge. We won't tell your boss.

  • Volunteer

    Do you want to help keep the good times rollin' at Taste & Brew of Kalamazoo and help keep it green? Click here to be a volunteer.

Admission Prices

FREE before 4 p.m. every day
$10 after 4 p.m. every day
VIP tickets: $25 Thursday, $40 Friday/Saturday
*Children twelve and under are FREE.

Festival Gate Hours

Gates open at 11:00am each day, serving lunch, dinner and late night until 10:30pm on Thursday and 11:30pm on Friday and Saturday.

Ticket Prices

Food and Beverage tickets are priced at $1 each, and items range in price from $1 to $6.