Taste of Asheville

The 2017 Taste of Asheville, “Taste & Tunes,” presented by Mission Health, will bring together over forty of Asheville’s best restaurants for tastings and samplings of old favorites and new creations.

What can you expect? Plenty of food, with something to suit every palate. Choose from delicate pastries, smoky barbeque, melt-in-your-mouth organic chocolates, Southern comfort food, French favorites, colorful Indian curries, ice cream like you’ve never tasted it, local craft beers, hard cider, spirits, wines and more. Wine will be provided by our generous sponsors: Skyland Distributing, Empire Distributors of NC, Tryon Distributing and Biltmore Wine! The Taste is an opportunity to meet the people behind the flavors you love.

Current list of participants:


Joining the Taste & Tunes stage this year are Asheville’s famed buskers Abby the Spoon Lady and Chris Rodrigues, country honky tonk trio Vaden Landers & The Do Rights, hammer dulcimer player Derek Graziano and acoustic blues performer Stevie Lee Combs.

This special evening celebrates a taste of some of the best that Asheville has to offer.

VIP tickets allow early entry into the event at 6pm, one hour ahead of general admission, at $100/person. General admission tickets will allow access at 7pm and are $75/person. There will not be tickets sold at the door. BUY TICKETS HERE

Thank you to all of our event sponsors: