Tickets & VIP Passes

Tickets may only be purchased online until Saturday, May 19th at 7 pm. All same-day ticket purchases must be made in person at the ticket booths on May 20th. We will have a pop-up Will Call and ticket sales booth on Thursday, May 17th from 3-7pm in Welburn Square, and Friday, May 18th in the main parking lot of Holiday Inn Ballston from noon to 7 pm.

General admission is free this year. Tickets are required to purchase beer, wine and Tastes. A VIP pass may be purchased for exclusive access to the lounge which will open at 11am--one hour prior to the festival. Enjoy a VIP happy hour until noon where we will be serving complimentary beer, wine and food provided by Earl's Sandwiches. The VIP lounge has a private bar to avoid long lines, and comfortable seating to enjoy your Tastes with friends. VIP pass includes 1 Taste Ticket Book and 5 drink tickets. Tickets are required to purchase beer, wine and spirits from noon to 6pm in the VIP Lounge.

Tickets are not required for games in the KidZone. Entry into the BarkPark is subject to maintaining a safe capacity. Register your dog at the check-in area at Oakland Park. It is $15 cash/credit card for entry to the BarkPark that includes a Taste 2018 dog bandanna (as supplies last) and 1 Taste ticket.

Restaurants and food trucks will be offering Tastes for tasting tickets. Event organizers have recommended 1-2 tickets per taste but the actual tickets collected per taste is subject to the Restaurant or Food Truck's discretion the day of the event.

Tickets Before May 1st

Book of 10 Taste Tickets: $40
Beer/Wine Ticket: $6/each
Book of 5 Beer/Wine Tickets: $20
Taste & Beer/Wine Ticket Bundle (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine ticket, 12 ounce commemorative beer mug (only available for bundles purchased during early-bird pre-sale): $65
VIP Lounge pass (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine tickets, 12 ounce commemorative beer mug, VIP badge, 1 hour early access with complimentary beer/wine and appetizers from 11am-noon in VIP Lounge*): $95
*Tickets are required to purchase beer, wine and spirits from noon to 6pm in the VIP Lounge.

Ticket Pricing May 1st-19th

Book of 10 Taste Tickets: $45
Beer/Wine Ticket: $6/each
Book of 5 Beer/Wine Tickets: $20
Taste & Beer/Wine Ticket Bundle (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine ticket, 12 ounce commemorative stadium cup): $75
VIP Lounge pass (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine tickets, 12 ounce commemorative beer mug, VIP badge, 1 hour early access with complimentary beer/wine and appetizers from 11am-noon in VIP Lounge*): $105
*Tickets are required to purchase beer, wine and spirits from noon to 6pm in the VIP Lounge.

Ticket Pricing May 20th

Book of 10 Taste Tickets: $50
Beer/Wine Ticket: $6/each
Book of 5 Beer/Wine Tickets: $20
Taste & Beer/Wine Ticket Bundle (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine ticket, 12 ounce commemorative stadium cup - available as supplies last): $85
VIP Lounge Pass (includes 10 Taste tickets, 5 beer/wine tickets, 12 ounce commemorative beer mug - available while supplies last, VIP badge, 1 hour early access with complimentary beer/wine and appetizers from 11am-noon in VIP Lounge*): $125
*Tickets are required to purchase beer, wine and spirits from noon to 6pm in the VIP Lounge.

Taste of Arlington is a rain or shine event; ALL ticket purchases are nonrefundable

PLEASE NOTE: Tickets may only be purchased online until Saturday, May 19th at 7 pm. Day of ticket purchases on May 20th can only be made in person at the designated ticket areas.

PLEASE NOTE: All credit card transactions are subject to a convenience fee. Please click on each specific ticket items for specific details regarding the convenience fee break down.