October 20, 2018, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
4101 Crenshaw (Walmart
address for mapping) or
Crenshaw Blvd (near intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.) between Stocker and Rodeo Rd.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
If you're looking to spend a leisurely Saturday with half a million of your neighbors, then get yourself down to Taste of Soul food, music and lifestyle festival in Los Angeles! From delicious Southern dishes to incredible voices singing the most beautiful songs on the Planet, the family festival delivers soul.
Sean Michael | Cultural Soul | Jody Watley | Erin Stevenson | Sister Sledge | En Vogue | Macy Gray | Jussie Smollett | Ginuwine | Chante Moore | Kurtis Blow | Teddy Riley and BlackStreet | Roland Martin & DJ B-Hen | plus StarQuest Kids Finalists
Gospel: Jubliant Voices Choir | Jubilant Voices | New Generation | FAME Unity Choir | Inland Empire Choir | Esther and Shari Demby | Paul Porter of The Christianaires | Geneen White | Renee Spearman | Brent Jones | The Williams Singers | Keith Wonderboy Johnson | Bishop Neal Roberson | April May | The West Angeles New Generation Choir
Attendance is expected to exceed 400,000 visitors. Wow! What's amazing about the festival is its focus on community and the talents that shine. An annual Starquest talent singing competition for two age groups, ages 5-17 years and 18+, allows rising stars to earn exposure, experience and prize awards.
What is it? What's it about? The Taste of Soul features lip-smacking, finger-licking food prepared by chefs who know how to cook! Southern favorites such as candied yams, sweet potato pie, crawfish dressing, fried chicken, jerk chicken, crab cakes, red beans and rice, crawfish and corn chowder, peach desserts, ribs, and so much more are sold at booths and food trucks along the street. Find new restaurants and caterers all in one location.
Keeping it simple is the recipe of this successful family oriented festival. Starquest talent singing competition is open to anyone who likes to sing. At the event you see the best of the best perform. Los Angeles is the epicenter of gospel artistry as you'll see when some of the finest gospel talents and choirs get the audience up on their feet and moving to the beat with inspired performances.
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.