Taste of Minnesota 


Taste of Minnesota returns to downtown Minneapolis bigger and better than before!

This year the beloved Minnesota festival is expanding onto Washington Avenue.

Unlike your typical outdoor event, The Taste of Minnesota weaves through the city skyline of downtown Minneapolis, and this year the Taste team has a special treat for its festival goers!

Inspired by our community and the rich cultures that make up the fabric of our state, The Taste of Minnesota is organized into 5 unique neighborhoods! Whether it’s experiencing the joy of Artist Avenue or jamming out to music in Prince Parkway, The Taste of Minnesota is designed to allow our guests to flow through each experience with ease and delight!

Entrances are located at:

  • The corner of Washington Ave & Hennepin Ave
  • 5th St & Nicollet Mall
  • 4th St & Nicollet Mall

All persons/bags subject to search prior to entry.

Entry points will be secured with the following protocols:

  • No outside food or beverages may be brought into Taste of Minnesota. You may bring your empty water bottle (any style). There will be filling stations available onsite as well as multiple points of sale where beverages may be purchased.
  • Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to enter the festival. Proof of age is required.
  • Strollers, wheelchairs and personal umbrellas are welcome.
  • No weapons of any type are allowed.
  • Taste of Minnesota “Bans Guns in these premises” including gun permit holders pursuant to MN State Statute 624.714 subd. 17 (4).


The dates for this event have passed. No future dates are available at this time.
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