2023 lineup

Sunday, July 2nd

Taste of MN Beats

Great Clips Main Stage

12:30-2:00 The Steeles
2:30-4:00 The Fabulous Armadillos
4:45-6:00 Motion City Soundtrack
6:30-8:00 Third Eye Blind

     Featuring: TaliaKnight music-note-astrisk

Taste of MN Beats

Jazz88 Stage

Located near 5th & Nicollet Entrance

2:00-3:00  Nathan Klaers Trio    
3:30-4:30  Benedict Mudasa
5:00-6:00 Jazz Central All Stars Featuring Jake Baldwin, Mac Santiago, Pete Enblom, Murphy Smith & Patrick Adkins 
6:30-8:00  David Billingsley

Taste of MN Beats

Xcel Energy Singer/Songwriter Stage

Located near the Washington & Nicollet Entrance

11:00-12:00 Sammie Jean Cohen
12:15-1:15 Allison Eykholt
1:30-2:30 Max Rewitzer
2:45-3:45 Dan Rumsey & Backbeat Harris
4:00-5:15 Zoë Says Go
5:30-6:30 Dan Israel

Monday, July 3rd

Taste of MN Beats

Great Clips Main Stage

12:30-1:30 Molly Maher and her Disbelievers
3:15-4:45 White Iron Band
5:15-6:30 Uncle Kracker
7:00-8:00 Big Boi (from OutKast)

Featuring: DJ Digie music-note-astrisk

Taste of MN Beats

Jazz88 Stage

Located near 5th & Nicollet Entrance

12:30-1:30  Ella Grace Quintet  
2:00-3:00  Nathan Klaers Trio  
3:30-4:30  Walker West Women of Jazz
5:00-6:30  Bruce Henry – The Evolution of African American Music  
7:00-8:00  Kevin Washington & Ra Spirit

Taste of MN Beats

Xcel Energy Singer/Songwriter Stage

Located near the Washington & Nicollet Entrance

11:15-1:00 Papa Shalita and friends
1:15-2:15 Skarlett Woods
2:30-3:30 Juliet Catherine
3:45-5:00 Joan of Profile
5:15-6:30 Soot & Scratch with Jesse Barstad

Featured Chefs

Food Truck and Food Vendor Lineup

Family fun at the Taste!

What’s a festival without family-friendly fun?! Experience a day filled with delightful activities at the Taste of Minnesota! From captivating entertainment to adorable furry friends, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Strolling Magic and Stilt Walkers: Prepare to be amazed as talented magicians weave their enchanting spells, right before your eyes! Wander through the festival grounds and witness mind-boggling tricks that will leave you spellbound. Additionally, keep an eye out for the towering stilt walkers, adding a touch of whimsy to the atmosphere.

Baron of Bubble: Immerse yourself in a world of iridescent wonder as the Baron of Bubble showcases mesmerizing bubble artistry. Marvel at gigantic bubbles floating gracefully through the air, captivating both children and adults alike. Get ready to be enchanted by this unique and enchanting spectacle.

🐾 Secondhand Hounds with Puppies on Site: If you’re an animal lover, don’t miss the chance to meet some adorable puppies on-site! Secondhand Hounds, a local rescue organization, will be bringing their furry companions for you to cuddle and play with. Take a break from the festivities and spend some quality time with these lovable four-legged friends.

Face Painting: Let your imagination run wild as skilled face painters transform your little ones into their favorite characters or creatures. From butterflies to superheroes, the possibilities are endless. Watch as their faces light up with joy when they see their new colorful identities come to life.

Balloon Artistry: Mandana Moshrefzadeh is an international award-winning balloon artist with over 16 years experience in providing balloon entertainment.  She provides first-class balloon entertainment for children and adults of all ages! Don’t miss out on this exciting and unforgettable experience! 

🔎 Solve the Clues – Find the Treasure – Claim the Prize!

TC Treasure is proud to present the SEARCH FOR THE SECRET SAUCE at Taste of Minnesota! Embark on an exciting adventure by picking up your FREE hunt card at the red TC Treasure tent. Use your detective skills to decipher the clues hidden throughout the festival grounds and uncover the treasure! Claim your SECRET PRIZE and bask in the glory of your accomplishment. To learn more about this thrilling quest, visit TCTreasure.com.

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