Downtown Springfield Association

Save the Date for June 22, 2019!

Taste of SoMo is an outdoor food sampling event that showcases the diversity and quality of the restaurants in Southwest Missouri. Taste of SoMo will be held in Park Central Square on Saturday, June 22, 2019, with restaurant tents on the outside sidewalks of the square. Food sampling takes place from 1-5 p.m. with live music and beer sales continuing inside Park Central Square until 7 p.m.

Patrons vote for their favorite restaurants in several categories including: Best of Fest, Best Entrée, Best Appetizer, Best Dessert and Best Booth. Award winners receive bragging rights and an award to display at their restaurant.

Join us for Taste of SoMo on Saturday, June 22 All Taste of SoMo participants also get free access to SoMo Restaurant Week.

$50 early bird registration fee must be paid at time of registration!

So what’s next?

SoMo Foodie

SoMo Restaurant week and Taste of SoMo will be tied together with a #SoMoFoodie program.

What’s a SoMo Foodie? Click below to learn more.

SoMo Foodie

Health Department

Every restaurant sampling booth must fill out a Health Department form and turn into the Health Department before June 7.

All food vendors are required to provide the following: paper towels, hand soap, dish soap, unscented sanitizer and sanitizer test strips.

More tips here

SoMo Restaurant Week

SoMo Restaurant Week is a free perk for any Taste of SoMo participant. It is also a collaborative effort to raise money for Ozarks Food Harvest.

Learn more and sign up for this free promotion below!

SoMo Restaurant Week