Free Admission

Festival Coins

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

Our Large Cup contains 15 Coins....Our Small Cup contains 7 Coins.
Coins are used for ALL Restaurant Food Samples, Beverage and Kid's Activities.
*New this year, you can purchase a wristband for the kid's activities and play all day!

Pre-purchased Coins are availalbe through Eventbrite, see link below.
Festival Coins CAN ALSO be purchased during the weekend of
Taste of Charlotte at one of the Coin Booths (located at each intersection) with cash only.

 Taste of Charlotte Coins make great gifts!  
Give a friend or co-worker the gift of FUN in uptown Charlotte!

Coin Prices for each item can be found on the Festival Map.

No Refunds will be given on coin purchases.
For questions regarding Pre-Purchasing Coins, please email us.

**Pre-Purchased Coins MUST be picked up at Coin Booth D...Located at Trade & Tryon...
Look for the Orange & White stripped tent, across from the Center Stage!