You've been dying to try that restaurant in Dallas that everyone is talking about. You're also afraid of splurging there and hating it. Well, now is your chance. Taste of Dallas is here! More than 60 Dallas restaurants will be set up in Fair Park, eager to dish out their fan favorites to anyone with an open mind and mouth. Everything from Fedora's Restaurant & Lounge and Lemongrass Asian Bistro to Paciugo Gelato will represent the many flavors of Dallas. While you are putting your taste buds on a delicious roller coaster, you can also treat your ears. Bands such as Le Cure and Cas Haley will be performing on Gilley's Music Stage. There will also be appearances by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, the Mavs ManiAACs and FC Dallas' Tex Hooper. Anyone looking to experience the different flavors of Dallas is welcome. Taste of Dallas runs at Fair Park Friday through Sunday. Hours are 4 p.m. to midnight Friday, 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $5 for adults and can be purchased in advance at Albertson's or Borders. Children ages 12 and under get in free. Tastings cost up to $3. Parking is $10. For more information and the weekend schedule, visit tasteofdallas.org.
Fri., July 9, 4 p.m.-midnight; Sat., July 10, 11-midnight; Sun., July 11, noon-midnight, 2010