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Taste of DeSoto: Sweet & Savory 2018

Date: September 19, 2018 Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Event Description
The event will be Wednesday, September 19 from 4 to 8 pm at the DeSoto Civic Center.

Taste of DeSoto: Sweet and Savory is an annual event to promote local businesses and to encourage residents of DeSoto and surrounding communities in the Best Southwest to Live, Eat and Shop Local! The event will provide an opportunity for restaurants, food trucks, and caterers to offer samples of signature dishes. It will also feature family-friendly entertainment, live music performances and an array of retailers and service providers located in and around the southern Dallas County.
With hundreds in attendance last year, we expect more families, entertainers, food and fun than ever before!

Sponsorships Available
Taste of DeSoto Presenting Sponsor:  $3,000
Entertainment Sponsor: $1,500
Food Truck Lane Sponsor: $1,200
Award Sponsor: $1000
​Chef Demo Sponsors: $850
Activity Sponsors:  $500
Marketing Sponsor: $350

Food Vendor Registration
Standard: $75 (After 8/25)
Non-Food Vendor Registration
Chamber Member: $125 (After 8/25)
Non-Member: $175 (After 8/25)

For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities or event details, contact Veronica Shanklin at the DeSoto Chamber of Commerce at 972-224-3565, email You can also check the DeSoto Chamber website at and follow us on Facebook @TasteofDeSoto:Sweet&Savory, @DeSotoChamberofCommerce.

Event Sponsors
Equity Prime Mortgage

Event Location DeSoto Civic Center 
211 E. Pleasant Run Road
DeSoto, TX 75115
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Date/Time Information Wed, Sept 19, 2018
4 to 5 pm Senior Hour Discount
5 to 8 pm General Admission
Contact Information
Veronica Shanklin 972.224.3565
Youth (ages 6-11): $5
Senior citizens (4PM-5PM): $5 

Admission includes one FREE sample from each food vendor (while supplies lasts) and larger portions will be available for purchase. TICKETS ON SALE SOON!
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