GRAHAM ELLIOT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE
Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is
pleased to announce that celebrity chef Graham Elliot will make a
one-day appearance at the Taste of Chicago on Wednesday, July 8. This
special treat for visitors will feature an opportunity to purchase his
signature Lobster Corndogs throughout the day.
35TH ANNUAL TASTE OF CHICAGO IN GRANT PARK ON JULY 8
The acclaimed chef will tempt Taste goers with his signature Lobster Corndogs
Graham Elliot will appear at the Taste of Chicago Preview on Daley Plaza at noon today (June 24) to pass out a limited number of free samples of his Truffled Popcorn with Parmesan, Chive, and Sea Salt.
The highly anticipated, five-day food and entertainment festival Taste of Chicago – the world's largest food festival – is July 8-12 in Grant Park. Showcasing Chicago’s diverse culinary scene, the list of five-day vendors, pop-up restaurants and food trucks will offer Taste-goers an endless variety of dining options to suit every palate. Taste of Chicago is excited to welcome 60 restaurants, included 19 newcomers to the event with six new five-day restaurants, five new food trucks and eight new pop-up participants who will sell for one or two days. For a list of all participating restaurants and food trucks, visit TasteofChicago.us
Taste of Chicago is produced by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events in coordination with the Illinois Restaurant Association, which manages food and beverage operations. The festival is sponsored in part by Aquafina, Bud Light, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Transit Authority, Communications Direct, CLTV-Chicagoland’s Television, Eli’s Cheesecake Company, Gallo Family Vineyards, Humana, Illinois Lottery, LaGROU Distribution System, Mariano’s, Metra, Pepsi, Pure Leaf, Shoreline Sightseeing, Southwest Airlines, TAIWAN EXCELLENCE, V103, WGN-TV, 101WKQX and 93XRT.
The 35th Annual Taste of Chicago is July 8–12 in Grant Park with hours 11 a.m.–9 p.m., Wednesday–Friday, and 10 a.m.–9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. For more information on the FREE admission festival, call 312.744.3316 or visit tasteofchicago.us. Join the conversation on Facebook at Taste of Chicago and follow us on Twitter, @TasteofChi (#TasteofChi) and Instagram, @ChicagoDCASE (#TasteofChi).
Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy. This includes fostering the development of Chicago’s non-profit arts sector, independent working artists and for-profit arts businesses; providing a framework to guide the City’s future cultural and economic growth, via the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; marketing the City’s cultural assets to a worldwide audience; and presenting high-quality, free and affordable cultural programs for residents and visitors.