Since 1991. Taste of Alpharetta has become an annual tradition for festival goers, families and food connoisseurs. Mark your calendars to dine in Downtown Alpharetta at over 60 restaurants in one fun night. Sample delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts from the top chefs in town. Enjoy culinary demonstrations, activities for all ages and entertainment to please every palate. Admission is free, you may purchase food tickets on site at our ticket booths. Restaurants participating in the Taste of Alpharetta will not accept cash (tickets only). The Music Stage will have harmonic rock/folk/R and B bands. A separate Culinary Competition Stage will pair top area chefs against one another in five categories. Play at the fun zones.