Atlanta's Family Food & Music Festival in Historic Westside Village (AUC)

WHEN AND WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL?

Festival - Saturday, Sept 1st 2018 (11am-9pm)

Location - Across from the GA Dome:
Atlanta's Downtown West - @ 10 Northside Dr. & N. MLK Jr. Dr. Atlanta GA 30314; in the heart of the nation's Soul Food capital.

artTOSA Day Party - Sunday, Sept 2nd  2018 (6pm-11pm)
Amazing Soul Art & Music + Open Bar (from 6pm-8pm) | 264 Peters St Atlanta GA 30313


DO I NEED TICKETS? 

No, this is a FREE CITYWIDE FESTIVAL

* Reserve Seats for an Amazing VIP Experience 


I'm VIP What Do I Do?

Go to Will Call (on site anytime from 3PM to 8PM)  and pick up your VIP Package, we have your wrist band and free drink tickets.  You can Sit in the VIP Area before the concert starts.  If you are General Seating VIP, come early and get the best spots in VIP; just make sure you check into Will Call first.


DO I HAVE TO BE CERTAIN AGE TO ATTEND?

No, this is a family friendly event, all ages are welcome.  We even have kid zone where the kids will have a blast!


CAN I BRING MY DOG?

Sorry, pets are not permitted.


WHAT IS TASTE OF SOUL ATLANTA ABOUT?

SAT - TOSA Festival is a citywide FREE festival that takes place in one of Atlanta’s oldest and most historic neighborhoods.  Located in the Heart of America’s Soul Food Capital, TOSA is the largest festival in West of Peachtree.  This family festival celebrates Soul and Southern food, live music (national artist headliner), art, kid events, and Atlanta’s best people watching.

SUN - ART TOSA is a citywide art exhibition that celebrates the soul of art.  This is a curated event that blends live musicians and nationally distinguished and rising painters, photographers and sculptors.


IS THE EVENT WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

Yes, all entrances to the event, vendor area, food area and main concert area are wheelchair accessible.


ARE THERE ATM’S ON SITE?

Vendors off a mixture of cash and credit transactions.  However, ATMs are available at the event.


WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO GET TO TASTE OF SOUL?

We encourage concert goers to ride MARTA! - 2 min walk from Vine City Marta Station (West line) or a 15 min walk from Ashby Marta Station

Parking is available around the festival but you will have to walk.  For drivers, please carpool and park only in clearly marked areas, being respectful to our Vine City neighbors.


WILL YOU HAVE A BIKE VALET?

Not this year.   


WHERE’S THE BEST PLACE TO STAY?

  • Castleberry Inn & Suites - Book

  • Glenn Hotel - Autograph Collection (Marriott)  - Book

  • Double Tree Hotel (Hilton) - Book


WHAT’S PROVIDED AT THE FESTIVAL?

  • The best festival music lineup in the city!

  • Food Trucks + Arts & Crafts Vendors

  • Portable toilets

  • Trash & recycling stations

  • ATMs

  • Food and beverage sales

  • Lost & found services

  • Safety and medical services

  • Kid Zone

  • A Bar for Grown Folks 


WHAT AM I ALLOWED TO BRING IN?

  • Aluminum Foil, you're going to want to take a plate home :)

  • Fold Out Chairs (Lawn Chairs)

  • (1) sealed, plastic bottle of water per person

  • Personal soft backpack or bag (subject to search for prohibited items)

  • Blankets

  • Point-and-shoot digital cameras (with no detachable lens)

  • Empty Camelbaks

  • Coozies


WHAT AM I NOT ALLOWED TO BRING IN?

  • Pets

  • Framed backpacks or bags

  • Food or Beverages

  • Tents

  • Coolers or picnic baskets

  • Drugs

  • Weapons

  • Fireworks

  • Glass


VENDING: HOW CAN I SELL SOME OF MY FAMOUS AMAZING FOOD?

Although we specialize in showing off southern foods.  The taste of Soul Festival features an expanded selection of flavors. Please fill out this form to submit! Get Additional Food Vendor Details.


VENDING: HOW CAN I SHOWCASE OR SELL IN THE ARTIST MARKET?

The Taste of Soul features an expanded market of Art, handmade goods, unique crafts, games and vendors of all sorts. Fill out this form to Participate. Get Additional Market Vendor Details.