Taste of Manila is one of the largest street festivals in the county. As per the organizers, it’s also the most highly attended Filipino festival outside of the Philippines.
Although the festival was on hiatus for the last two years due to the pandemic, they are back in 2022 in full force for its ninth year of celebrating Filipino food and culture.
There are lots of things you’ll want to make sure you check out while you’re here. The festival will include lots of different vendors selling a variety of products.
You can also find musical performances and competitions like Battle of the Bands, and Karaoke Challenge.
Of course, one of the most important attractions at the Taste of Manila festival is the food. As soon as you enter the festival, you’ll be greeted by the smells of some truly delicious eats. Check out all the amazing food that the vendors have to offer, and do your best to save room so you can try a little of everything!
The festival will kick off with Angie Viloria Parade at 9:00 a.m., Saturday starting near Shoppers Drug Mart on Bathurst & Invermy.
Taste of Manila takes place on August 20th and 21st. The hours of the free admission are Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to midnight and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
If you are heading to the festival, remember that Bathurst Street, from Wilson Avenue to Laurelcrest Avenue, will be closed to vehicle traffic from 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, August 20th until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 21st. So plan your trip accordingly.