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

2018 APPLICATIONS OPEN ONLINE IN DECEMBER

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.  (To apply for the Bite of Seattle® click here). Any additional employment questions, please contact contact barrettp@festivals-inc.com.

Restaurant Vendors

2018 APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW!

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 need BBQ space.  Maximum menu item price is $12.00 in this category, however 50% of your menu must be $10.00 or less. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com.

Specialty Food Vendors

2018 APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW!

Previously titled "OGV", this category is for concessionaires who have a limited menu - 1 or 2 items only - and do NOT require a full kitchen or BBQ space.  Maximum menu item price is $8.00 in this category. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com

Food Trucks

2018 APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW!

Vendors with mobile vehicles equipped to prepare, cook, and sell food. Some size & mobility restrictions apply. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com.

Artisan, Handcraft, Street & General Vendors

2018 APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW!

This category includes handcraft vendors, artisan food vendors (pre-packaged food or food related items such as jams, jellies, dips, smoked & marinated products etc. No cooking allowed!), street vendors/general vendors (commercially imported goods, crafts and misc. merchandise NOT sold in retail chains OR a vendor that provides entertainment or an act or service including non-profits & groups). To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Event Manager, Shelby De Lappe at shelbyd@festivals-inc.com.

Entertainment

2018 ENTERTAINMENT APPLICATIONS SUBMISSIONS OPEN JANUARY 2, 2018

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. 

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.