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Giveaway! Free Taste of Atlanta tickets

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UPDATE: I’m going to notify the winner this morning. Thanks all who entered. By the way some comments did end up in the spam filter for some reason (no clue why) but I retrieved all comments before drawing.

Free Taste of Atlanta Tickets! Free Taste of Atlanta Tickets! Hey, who wants free Taste of Atlanta tickets?

You’re in luck.

Look what we have here in our hot little oven mitts, fresh out of the oven: a pair of general admission tickets good for this Sunday. Each ticket grants you admission plus 10 tasting tickets. That’s a lot of free food, friends.

To enter simply leave a comment below this blog. We’ll select a winner at random and will contact you via the email address you use when you post your comment.

Taste of Atlanta will be held Friday through Sunday in Tech Square in Midtown. Here’s a rundown of events courtesy of Team T of A:

· Barcraft Competition – Sample cocktails from Atlanta’s best bartenders as they compete for the top spot. Open to VIP ticket holders only.

· Family Food Zone – Demos and cooking lessons from national and local chefs in an interactive environment. The Top Chef Kids Competition offers hands-on experience for chefs in training.

· Inside the Food Studio – Experience the fascinating world of the professional chef to discover secrets of the craft. Hosted by Tom Sullivan. Patrons can enjoy beverages and bites while learning valuable cooking skills and insight into the Atlanta restaurant scene. Whether highlighting the most unique condiments or Atlanta’s top spots for midnight munchies, this behind-the-scenes look offers unrivaled insight into the professional kitchen.

· Grill Dome  - With demonstrations throughout the day, local grill-masters can watch as chefs cook up their specialties on these amazing ceramic grills.

· The Kitchen Workshop – Hosted by Mara Davis, The Kitchen Workshop is a hands-on cooking experience offering patrons a unique and enriching opportunity to learn how to create delicious dishes in their own kitchen. A wide range of classes and instructors provide the ideal interaction for patrons to enjoy themselves and learn interesting twists on basic cooking concepts and techniques. Open to VIP ticket holders only.

· Home Plate Main Stage – Chefs battle it out on the main stage. These culinary craftsmen tackle secret ingredients, themed challenges, unique recipes and more.

· Barnes & Noble Bookstore – Stroll through this tent to pick up the latest copies of today’s most popular cookbooks and other food-related titles. Chefs including Adam Roberts and Kathleen Flinn are scheduled to sign.

“We are so proud to serve the city in this capacity and to show the world the amazing restaurants and chefs that help define Atlanta,” Taste of Atlanta founder Dale DeSena said in a statement. “We can’t wait to transform Tech Square into foodie heaven once again this year!”

General admission tickets are $25 in advance; $35 at the gate, and come with 10 taste tickets. Kids ages 13 and under get in free but will need a taste ticket to sample the eats.

VIP tickets (includes 15 taste coupons and access to Wine+Beer+Cocktail Experience) are $75 in advance; $85 at the gate. The first 300 ticket holders each day receive a festival gift bag.

Once you’re in, you use the taste tickets to “buy” a sample of whatever you want to try. If you run out you can buy more once you’re inside.

For full details see the web site.

577 comments Add your comment

Pdchandler

October 3rd, 2012
9:26 pm

Fantastic! Would live to be able to attend and take my new daughter-in-law! We love to cook!

latanza reynolds

October 3rd, 2012
9:32 pm

I would love to attend taste of Atlanta, I’ve never been before,and since having our baby, we haven’t been much of anywhere. PLease choose us to win these tickets.. Thanks in advance

Len Ponn

October 3rd, 2012
9:33 pm

Mmmmmmm…drinks……food

neelabea

October 3rd, 2012
10:27 pm

T – Too good to pass up
A – As good as it gets
S – Savory and tastes good
T – Totally all good
E – Exquisitly good

Neil

October 3rd, 2012
10:50 pm

Taste of Atl!

Me me!!

October 3rd, 2012
11:12 pm

Enter your comments here

Rueford

October 4th, 2012
1:47 am

We would love to go!

JV

October 4th, 2012
6:39 am

great food, great fun, why not?

Scott

October 4th, 2012
6:57 am

Washingtons

October 4th, 2012
7:13 am

We had a wonderful last year. A surprise gift for my birthday. Sure would love to go this year.

Cassandray

October 4th, 2012
7:15 am

I’d definitely like those tickets!

Sandy

October 4th, 2012
7:18 am

My daughter wants to be a chef I really would like to take her to this event

Howard

October 4th, 2012
7:33 am

Remember that you are a beautiful human being and can achieve anything you want. Have an awsome day ! If I should be so lucky as to win these tickets I will share with a beautiful human being.

Yvonne Cooper

October 4th, 2012
8:10 am

I have never been to an event such as this and I would like to experience such a wide variety of foods and enjoy downtown in different atmosphere. Would really love the chance to go to this event. Pick me! Pick me!!

Pamm Johnson

October 4th, 2012
8:11 am

Enter your comments here

nAlex

October 4th, 2012
8:12 am

This is my first year in Atlanta and I’ve heard about this event. I would love the opportunity to go! Pleaseeeee, please choose me!

Katherine

October 4th, 2012
8:12 am

Panda

October 4th, 2012
8:13 am

I would love to win these tickets!

Janice

October 4th, 2012
8:15 am

Great times in Atlanta for my family.

Pam

October 4th, 2012
8:15 am

I am a true Ga. Peach and have never been to the Taste of Atlanta and would love to go. VIP in the house please!

MJ MackeyGiddens

October 4th, 2012
8:15 am

I would love to win these tickets. I like to sample some good food and besides this is one of the items I have on my bucket list. (smile)

Tammy

October 4th, 2012
8:16 am

This sounds like fun and great way to try new recipes. I would love to attend this event.

Sharon thomas

October 4th, 2012
8:19 am

I would LOVE to go – please???? please??? thank you!

David Leo

October 4th, 2012
8:19 am

I want to go. Thanks

Salah

October 4th, 2012
8:20 am

Pick Me!!
Ill be EVER so good!!

Bighuggs

October 4th, 2012
8:21 am

A food haven!! That get’s a Ohhh and a Ahhh from Bighuggs of Atlanta.

Falen

October 4th, 2012
8:21 am

I would love to go!!

Jamie

October 4th, 2012
8:23 am

Would love to go! Thanks.

SP

October 4th, 2012
8:25 am

I have never been to this event. I would love to go.

Karen

October 4th, 2012
8:27 am

Sounds great! I’d love tickets to this event.

Kim

October 4th, 2012
8:27 am

I’d love to go!

Duane Shaver

October 4th, 2012
8:27 am

I love food! Please pick me!

Sabrina

October 4th, 2012
8:28 am

May I please have the tickets? I have never been to the Taste of Atlanta.

Kim

October 4th, 2012
8:28 am

Oops typed in my email addy wrong before. Trying again!

Angela

October 4th, 2012
8:29 am

I would love to go. Pick me…pick me….pick me!! :)

Tyra Hawkns

October 4th, 2012
8:29 am

I’ve never attended this event before and I would love to travel to Atlanta to participate in the Taste.

Gwen

October 4th, 2012
8:32 am

My husband and I would *love* to come! Sounds like an awesome line-up and where better than ATLANTA???

Pamm Johnson

October 4th, 2012
8:34 am

I could use a happy day…….

Loidene

October 4th, 2012
8:35 am

I would love to take my daughter. She is a GA TECH student swimmer who broke her hand two weeks ago and had to have surgery. This would give her a welcomed “Pick Me Up and Feed Me Please”

Lynda Weaver

October 4th, 2012
8:36 am

My brother in law and his wife are in town from California and they are big foodies – would love to score some tickets to be able to treat them to a taste of Atlanta!

rdh

October 4th, 2012
8:36 am

Yes, I read this blog and want to go to T of A.

Pamela Evans

October 4th, 2012
8:39 am

My new sweetheart and I was planning to attend this event. As we grow our love for each other, this will be another great memory for us store. Please consider us. Besides, I’d like to give him a break because he’s been so wonderful to me. We would love to taste Atlanta together.

Damifino

October 4th, 2012
8:42 am

Happy Birthday Buster Keaton!

TammyB

October 4th, 2012
8:42 am

I’ve never been to the Taste of Atlanta and would love to go!

Jarrett daniels

October 4th, 2012
8:44 am

I can’t wait to go this weekend

Danielle C.

October 4th, 2012
8:45 am

I would love to win these tickets!! Love “the taste”!

Tina

October 4th, 2012
8:45 am

What an incredible event! I would love to go and sample some the best food ATL has to offer…

Shanita Winslow

October 4th, 2012
8:46 am

Pick me! Pick me! I’m your girl, I’ll eat myself silly and afterwards promise not to hurl! :)

stephanie

October 4th, 2012
8:47 am

Taste of Atlanta….sounds tastey!

Justan Observer

October 4th, 2012
8:47 am

My wife and I used to attend YEARS ago when it was at the old AT&T building. It’s a great experience for anyone – not just “foodies” – to attend. Glad to see it coming back, and encourage anyone ‘on the fence’ to give it a try. We found 1-2 restaurants we otherwise would never have attended.