The Taste is an annual food sampling event held at Retama Park in Selma, TX featuring 40+ food and beverage vendors from the Schertz, Cibolo, Selma and surrounding areas. Attendees are given unlimited food and five (5) craft beer sampling opportunities for one low ticket price. This event is the only one of its kind in the area and drew over 1200 attendees in 2016.
The 2017 Taste is scheduled for March 2nd from 5:00-8:00 pm. Tickets purchased in advance are $20; $25 at the gate. Seniors 60+, military, and kids aged 3-11 tickets purchased in advance are $15; $20 at the gate.
Tickets go on sale January 16, 2017 at The Chamber/Schertz Visitor's Center located at 1730 Schertz Parkway, El Charro Mexican Restaurant in Schertz, and Schertz H-E-B Plus!
The last day to purchase advanced tickets is February 24, 2017. After this date, all tickets must be purchased the day of the event. Tickets will go on sale at 4:30 pm the day of the event at the main entry gates of Retama Park. Ticket prices day of the event: $25 for adults, $20 for seniors 60+, military, and kids 3-11.
Best Appetizer: Chick-fil-A Schertz; Best Soup: El Charro Mexican Restaurant
Best Beef: HEB 3 Double O Nine Restaurant; Best Chicken: Retama Park
Best Dessert: Mia Marcos Pizza; Best Chef's Choice: Mia Marcos Pizza
People's Choice: Abel's Diner; Best of the Best: Houlihan's-Live Oak