Since its inception in 1993, Taste Addison has earned a reputation for curating the most exciting collection of musical entertainment and pairing it with a menu of culinary treats that showcases the city’s celebrated restaurant history. When the festival returns June 4-5, 2021, it will again present an array of musical legends sure to please everyone. Tickets for the festival go on sale at 10 a.m. May 3.
On Friday night, Taste Addison celebrates its opening night with a party on the Main Stage. The high-energy David Whiteman Band kicks off the festival covering a wide range of genres. Then, Emerald City Band revels in danceable Top 40 covers from the ’80s, ’90s, ’00s and today. Finally, rapper-singer Flo Rida closes out the evening with fun party hits like “Low,” “Right Round” and “Good Feeling.”
On Saturday, Taste Addison takes a momentous road trip across the pop music landscape of the 1990s and 2000s. Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones Show starts the day with sounds from the ’60s and ’70s. Then California rock band Lit takes the stage with songs like their fan-favorite “My Own Worst Enemy.” Popular rock band Hoobastank follows with hits such as “The Reason” and “Crawling in the Dark.” Florida emo band The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus will perform “Face Down” and more. Finally, San Francisco’s Third Eye Blind closes out the evening with major hits like “Semi-Charmed Life,” “Jumper” and “Never Let You Go.”
A second music stage, the CBS11 Legends Stage, will feature tribute bands and singer-songwriters both Friday and Saturday.
“Just as Addison restaurants serve tasty bites for every palate, Taste Addison’s musical entertainment offers something for everyone,” said Jasmine Lee, Addison’s Director of Special Events. “This legendary lineup of musicians perfectly complements the food and fun for which Taste Addison is loved.”
TASTE ADDISON EVENT INFORMATION
WHAT: A North Texas legend since 1993, Taste Addison dishes out the best food and flavor with a healthy side of jam. The region’s original food festival continues to deliver Addison’s favorite eateries, national music artists, and activities for the whole family with a two-day menu of fun, June 4-5, 2021.
WHEN: Friday, June 4, 6 p.m. to midnight
Saturday, June 5, 2 p.m. to midnight
WHERE: Addison Circle Park
4970 Addison Circle, Addison, TX 75001
The event entrance is located on Quorum Drive just north of Addison Circle
TICKETS: On sale at 10 a.m. May 3. Purchase at www.TasteAddisonTexas.com
$15 ages 13+, $5 ages 6-12, free ages 5 and younger.
New for 2021, the $30 Friday Night Bites ticket includes Friday general admission for one, 2 beverage tickets (valid at Festival Beer/Wine Tents), exclusive access to the Tasting Room (including samples from multiple Addison restaurants and Addison brewery Bitter Sisters, indoor lounge and dedicated restrooms), and a voucher for 25% off at the Festival Merch Tent. Limited quantity available, $45 value.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFO: www.TasteAddisonTexas.com