Frequently Asked Questions

Get all your questions about Toronto Taste answered below!

Event Details

When and where is Toronto Taste?
Toronto Taste is on Sunday, June 9 from 6PM to 10PM at Evergreen Brick Works at 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON.

Can I bring my kids?
Toronto Taste is restricted to adults 19+.

What’s the dress code?
For this fabulous Sunday evening, the recommended dress code is cocktail chic. No blue jeans, flip flops or ripped shirts.

Who will be there?
Your Taste Ticket includes unlimited access to 50 of Toronto’s premier restaurants and chefs. Enjoy fine wines, spirits and craft beers from the city’s finest purveyors.

Will I get to talk to the chefs?
Toronto Taste is a food event like no other — you’ll be able to chat and interact with your favourite chefs up close. No line-ups.

Will there be entertainment?
Enjoy the ambient atmosphere of entertainers from Zero Gravity Circus: aerialists, stilt walkers, jugglers, acrobats and fire shows.

Will there be a guest gift bag?
Yes, you’ll walk away with an exclusive Toronto Taste gift bag, featuring the 2019 Toronto Taste recipe book and other goodies.

Ticket Details

How much are tickets?

Individual tickets are $260 with a $150 tax receipt issued to the purchaser.

What’s included in the cost?

Your ticket includes entrance to Toronto Taste and unlimited access to all food and drink purveyors.

Are group tickets available?

Buy a group of 10 tickets for $2,350 and receive $25 off each ticket.

Each purchase of 10 tickets will be entered in a draw to win a luxury suite for 16 guests at the Rogers Centre for the July 27 Blue Jays versus Tampa Bay game. Learn more.

How do I get VIP tickets?

VIP tickets are reserved for our sponsors and their guests. If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities please contact Jessica Westwood-Smith.

I need to change my tax receipt info. What do I do?

For information about your tax receipt or ticket changes, please contact Alex Brown, alexb@secondharvest.ca.

Are refunds available?

Your ticket is non-refundable.

Getting there

By car:

From downtown
It is easiest to access Bayview Avenue from River Street, which runs north from King Street and joins Bayview just north of Gerrard Street.

From the Don Valley Parkway
Take the exit for Bloor Street/Bayview Avenue and head north on Bayview for 300 metres until you come to Evergreen Brick Works.

From East York
The easiest way to approach Bayview Avenue from the east is via Pottery Road, which runs between Broadview Avenue (north of Bloor) and Bayview Avenue. Travel 700 metres south on Bayview until you come to Evergreen Brick Works on your right.

Will parking be available?
There will be very limited parking available on site on a first-come, first-serve basis. We encourage you to take advantage of our exclusive Lyft discounts below.

Exclusive Toronto Taste Lyft Codes
Lyft is offering ride credits discounted Lyft rides to and from Evergreen Brick Works on the night of Toronto Taste. Please note the credits are only valid to users travelling to and from Evergreen Brick Works.

If you’re a new Lyft user, download the app and use the code: HELLOTASTE and you’ll save $10 each way.

If you have a Lyft account, order your ride with the code: LOVEFOOD19 and you’ll save $5 each way.

Click here for more information on getting to Evergreen Brick Works, including via bike and TTC.

Volunteer

I want to volunteer! What do I do?

For information about becoming a Toronto Taste volunteer, email Marjorie Richards at marjorier@secondharvest.ca or call her at 416-408-2594 x243.

What volunteer positions are still available?

Check out our list of available volunteer positions.