Admission to Taste of Charlotte is FREE!
Coins are used to purchase Food & Beverage throughout the festival. 
Food can be purchased from the 30 area restaurants…
Beer, Wine, Soda and Water can be purchased at one of our Beverage Booths, in the Wine Cellar or at the Tavern, located at 4th Street!

Our Large Cup ($20) contains 15 Coins….Our Small Cup ($10) contains 7 Coins.
Coins are used for ALL Restaurant Food Samples, Beverage and Kid’s Activities.
*You can also purchase a wristband for the kid’s activities and play all day!  (note that the wristband is good only on the day purchased/ picked up)

Pre-purchased Coins are availalbe through Eventbrite.
Festival Coins CAN ALSO be purchased onsite during Taste of Charlotte at one of the six Coin Booths (located at each intersection).  If you pre-purchase coins, you will need to pick up your coins at one of the six Coin Booths!  Coin Booths also accept credit cards.  There is a fee of $1.50 for each cup purchased with a credit card.