August 4, 2018

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Yonge-Dundas Square | TORONTO
11am – 11pm | Free Admission

TASTE OF THE MIDDLE EAST FESTIVAL 2018

1001 Flavours

On August 4, 2018 learn what a Jalab is or how Turkish coffee is made. Try a sip of Arak or a bite of a grilled halloumi. Appreciate the vibrant art, music and dance that will surround you as you expand your palate and taste the 1001 Flavours that the Middle Eastern culture has to offer.

Food is a cornerstone for many cultures. The Taste of the Middle East wants you to discover what a Middle Eastern feast is really like while giving back to the largest food rescue charity in Canada, Second Harvest.

Come experience the warmth and hospitality that are the core of Middle Eastern culture. Explore unique food and vendors that are found in the heart of the city at Yonge-Dundas Square. Join us in the height of summer to celebrate the tradition and energy that Middle Eastern culture creates.

STAY CONNECTED #1001flavours #tome2018
WHAT TO EXPECT THE DAY OF THE EVENT

Taste Food

Popular Middle Eastern restaurants, bakeries, grocery stores, and cafes (10’x10′ tents).

Taste Souk

A small market style area showcasing art, artisans, fashion, and jewelry.

Taste Kitchen

A market style area to support the smaller businesses and to showcase more traditional dishes.

TASTE PHOTO BOOTH

A vibrant and colourful booth to represent our 2018 theme #1001flavours.

TASTE SPIRIT LOUNGE

Featuring the famous Middle Eastern alcoholic beverage called ARAK as well as non alcoholic Middle Eastern specialty drinks like Hibiscus, Erk sous (Licorice), Jalab, and lemonade.

TASTE CHEF DU JOUR

Chef demonstrations.

TASTE STAGE

The Dundas Square Stage is a high profile location which draws a record number of music and entertainment lovers all summer long. We will present performances and music that will appeal to all tastes from upbeat modern entertainment to traditional classical. Prime Time entertainment is 5pm to 11pm.