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

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION: CLOSED FOR 2017

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 trudiw@festivals-inc.com.

Restaurant Vendors

APPLICATION DEADLINE PASSED - CONTACT TRUDI (425) 295-3262 EXT.110

To be put on a wait list for 2017, please submit an Interested Vendor Form HERE. 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 $10.00 in this category. To send us any other questions regarding event participation, please email our Senior Event Manager, Trudi Webster at trudiw@festivals-inc.com.

Specialty Food Vendors

APPLICATION DEADLINE PASSED - CONTACT TRUDI (425) 295-3262 EXT.110

To be put on a wait list for 2017, please submit an Interested Vendor Form HERE. 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 Senior Event Manager, Trudi Webster at trudiw@festivals-inc.com.

Food Trucks

APPLICATION DEADLINE PASSED - CONTACT TRUDI (425) 295-3262 EXT.110

To be put on a wait list for 2017, please submit an Interested Vendor Form HERE. 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 Senior Event Manager, Trudi Webster at trudiw@festivals-inc.com.

Artisan, Handcraft, Street & General Vendors

APPLICATION DEADLINE PASSED - CONTACT TRUDI (425) 295-3262 EXT.110

To be put on a wait list for 2017, please submit an Interested Vendor Form HERE. 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 Senior Event Manager, Trudi Webster at trudiw@festivals-inc.com.

Entertainment

2017 ENTERTAINMENT APPLICATIONS SUBMISSIONS CLOSED

Contact lindazopfi@aol.com if you are interested or have questions. Your email submission MUST include a contact name and phone number.  Please do NOT attach promo materials to your email, and please make sure your website has demos readily available. You will be considered for both the Taste of Tacoma® & Bite of Seattle® events.  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.  All entertainers chosen to perform at the events will be notified by the end of May.

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.comor (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.