Please note: restaurants registered and confirmed via signed contract by July 16th will be included in our initial campaign of participating restaurants.  All contracts received after July 16th will be promoted through the online campaign

The Taste 2018 schedule, exhibit space and equipment details are below. Please note submission of this form does not guarantee participation in the event.

EVENT DATES & LOCATION: August 31 – Sept 2, 2018 | Labor Day Weekend | Paramount Pictures Studios Friday, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. Saturday, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. As a restaurant exhibitor, you will receive the following:
  • 10×10 exhibit space
  • Restaurant signage in your exhibit space. Signage is produced by The Taste on your behalf
  • One (1) front display table (8’) for distributing food to guests
  • Two (2) work/prep tables (8’) within exhibit space
  • One (1) large trash can
  • One (1) dedicated 20 amp circuit
  • Lighting of your exhibit space
  • All plates, flatware, napkins for distributing product to guests
  • A link to your restaurant’s site on The Taste’s website
  • A listing in the official program guide for The Taste
  • Four (4) staff passes and two (2) guest tickets to each event in which you participate
    A Taste representative will confirm your event(s) once your participation request form is approved. If accepted as a restaurant exhibitor, you will be sent our Contract and Restaurant Registration Packet with specific information on use of shared kitchen spaces, cooking equipment available and additional rentals.   Restaurants registered and confirmed via a signed contract by July 16 will be included in our initial marketing campaign naming participating restaurants. Restaurant submissions received July 17-31 will be promoted via the online campaign.   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR COSTA MESA 2018 TASTE   Please email the Restaurant Outreach Team for more information at latimesthetaste@gmail.com