Taste of Chicago is one of the city’s signature summer events. While the massive food fest in Grant Park is on hold this year, you can still take a bite of the city’s acclaimed culinary scene with Taste of Chicago To Go.

This year, the fest will include a slate of reimagined events from July 7 – 11, 2021. The schedule includes free food, music, and dance events in neighborhoods across the city, featuring dozens of local eateries that showcase the diversity of the city’s restaurant community.

Check out the full schedule of Taste of Chicago To Go 2021.

Pop-up Taste at Pullman City Market
Jul7
Pop-up Taste at Pullman City Market

The Pullman City Market will host the opening event of Taste of Chicago 2021. Come to this local farmers market for food vendors, food trucks, and a Chicago SummerDance event.

Wednesday July 7, 2021

11100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.

Pop-Up Taste at Austin Town Hall City Market
Jul8
Pop-Up Taste at Austin Town Hall City Market

The free pop-up event at this farmers market in the Austin neighborhood will feature food vendors, food trucks, and live house music.

Thursday July 8, 2021

5610 W. Lake St.

Taste of Chicago To-Go Presents Puerto Rican Food, Coffee and Storytelling
Jul9
Taste of Chicago To-Go Presents Puerto Rican Food, Coffee and Storytelling

This event, held at the new market and incubator in Humboldt Park, will feature a conversation with acclaimed local writer Marisel Vera, author of The Taste of Sugar.

Friday July 9, 2021

2559 W. Division St.

Taste on Tap at Goose Island Brewery’s Tap Room
Jul9
Taste on Tap at Goose Island Brewery’s Tap Room

This special tasting event at Goose Island’s tap room includes a one-night-only “Taste of Chicago” pint, a wide array of classic Goose Island’s brews, food trucks, DJs, and local artists.

Friday July 9, 2021

1800 W. Fulton St.

Pop-Up Taste at The Hatchery
Jul10
Pop-Up Taste at The Hatchery

Get a taste of the diverse and bold flavors of the West Side at this unique food business incubator in Garfield Park.

Saturday July 10, 2021

135 N. Kedzie Ave.

Pop-Up Taste at Eli's Cheesecake Company
Jul10
Pop-Up Taste at Eli's Cheesecake Company

Eli’s Cheesecake and Robinson’s No. 1 Ribs are partnering to create a one-day food and music event, featuring the best bites from these Taste of Chicago veterans.

Saturday July 10, 2021

6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

Pop-Up Taste in West Englewood
Jul10
Pop-Up Taste in West Englewood

Join this free community event for food vendors, dining tents, family programing, DJs, and other performances.

Saturday July 10, 2021

1744 W. 63rd St.

Let’s Talk Womxn Picnic in White
Jul11
Let’s Talk Womxn Picnic in White

Wrap up Taste of Chicago with an epic picnic in Millennium Park. This alfresco event will showcase women-power music, women performers, and interviews with Chicago’s leading women restaurateurs.

Sunday July 11, 2021

201 E. Randolph St.