Sponsorship

The EQC's Taste of Tacoma® offers many sponsorship opportunities that can be tailored to your marketing goals and budget. Get face to face with thousands of new customers! For more information, contact Brett Gorrell at
(425) 295-3262 x118 or BrettG@festivals-inc.com

Employment

The Taste is always looking for energetic and fun people to work the event weekend. With a wide variety of positions available, you're sure to be doing something you love.  If you want to work at the Taste of Tacoma® fill out this form: Employment application  (To apply for the Bite of Seattle® click here). Any additional employment questions, please contact contact barrettp@festivals-inc.com.

Restaurant Vendors

APPLY HERE!

NEW! No price cap for food served by vendors at the 2019 Taste of Tacoma!

The Taste of Tacoma® is a restaurant showcase and marketing dream! Gain exposure for your food, your restaurant and your chef to thousands while making money at the same time. This category includes those who require a full kitchen, including BBQ space. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

Specialty Food Vendors

APPLY HERE!

NEW! No price cap for food served by vendors at the 2019 Taste of Tacoma!

This category is for concessionaires who have a limited menu of 1 - 3 items only and do NOT require a full kitchen or BBQ space. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

Food Trucks

APPLY HERE!

NEW! No price cap for food served by vendors at the 2019 Taste of Tacoma!

Vendors with mobile vehicles equipped to prepare, cook, and sell food. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

Artisan Vendors

APPLY HERE!

Apply on or before February 8, 2019 and receive a 5% discount on your booth fee!

Vendor that sells pre-packaged food or food related items such as jams, jellies, dips, smoked and marinated products etc which are NOT sold in retail grocery chains. No cooking allowed! To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

General Vendors

APPLY HERE!

Apply on or before February 8, 2019 and receive a 5% discount on your booth fee!

This category is for vendors who sell commercially imported goods, crafts and miscellaneous merchandise, OR provides entertainment or an act of service. Henna, face paint, caricature artists, etc. MUST apply as a General vendor. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

Handcraft Vendors

APPLY HERE!

Apply on or before February 8, 2019 and receive a 5% discount on your booth fee!

Vendor that sells merchandise hand made by the seller. No food, commercial or imported items in this area. NO HENNA, CARICATURE, OR FACE PAINTING. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com. Applications close March 15th.

Entertainment

2019 ENTERTAINMENT APPLICATIONS

We only accept bands from Washington State, Oregon, Idaho or California, or bands who are traveling through the greater Seattle/Tacoma area during our event dates.  These performances are promotional only.  Bands will only be contacted if accepted to perform. Bands will need to send a demo, bio, website or artist link, email and phone number HERE. Applications close March 7, 2019.

Media

 For more information about media sponsorship, event interviews/press, or high resolution photos for event promotion, contact our Media Director, Trudi Webster, at trudiw@festivals-inc.com or (425) 295-3262 x110.

Other

Have a great idea? Let us know how YOU want to get involved! Give us a call at (425) 295-3262
or email info@festivals-inc.com.