Downtown Springfield Association

Downtown’s largest celebration of southwest Missouri foodie culture.

Taste of SoMo is your opportunity to sample some of the region’s best flavors from Mexican food to Greek skewers and everything in between. The annual festival occurs on Park Central Square and features more than 30 of southwest Missouri’s most popular restaurants in addition to live music and beer.

Save the date for Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021.

Now accepting restaurant applications for 2021!


Taste of SoMo is bigger and better than ever, meaning you have more opportunities to showcase your food. Apply now for a booth and for Taste of SoMo Restaurant week, and learn more about our SoMo Foodie program!


Get your food in front of thousands of hungry festival-goers at this year’s festival, occurring Saturday, Oct. 23 on Park Central Square in Springfield.

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SoMo Restaurant week and Taste of SoMo will be tied together with the #SoMoFoodie program. SoMo Foodies receive bragging rights, free food and swag.

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