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Taste of Carlsbad Village


The Carlsbad Village Association (CVA) is bringing you a night of food, fun, drink, and friendship at the Taste of Carlsbad Village presented by Mission Federal Credit Union will take place in Downtown Carlsbad Village.

The event will feature 35 local restaurants with either savory or sweet signature dishes, and 15 sip stops serving local craft beer and wines, including mead, fruit wine and sangria. Non-alcoholic options such as Kombucha and cold-brewed coffee will also be available.
Diners will stroll through downtown Carlsbad Village with their passport ticket in hand and sample signature dishes from each of the participating eateries. Some of the participating businesses, to date, include Barrel Republic; Bluewater Grill; Campfire; Choice Juicery; Cicciotti’s; Compass; Coyote’s; Frescos 264; Gaia Gelato; Gregorio’s; Hennessey’s; Knockout Pizza; O’Sullivan’s; Park 101; Senor Grubby’s; Sleeping Tiger Coffee; The Goods; Vigilucci’s, and more. Local craft beer and wineries will be at 15 different business locations for those with a Sip Stop ticket.
Tickets are $35 for “Food Only” or $45 for a “Food & Sip Stop” ticket allowing patrons to also sample craft beer and wine.
Must be 21 or older to purchase a Food and Sip Stop ticket. Tickets are available for pick-up at the CVA office the day before the event or at Will Call the day of the event.

To have a wonderful Taste of Carlsbad Village experience,
we’ve put together this helpful information sheet.
Please take a few minutes to read it in advance of the event.
Taste of Carlsbad Village is right around the corner.
This event sells out in advance and only people with purchased
tickets can participate. A total of 750 tickets are sold in advance; there are no day-of
sales. Below is important information to help you make the very most of your event:
The Taste of Carlsbad Village is a self-paced event. You can start at whichever
participating location you wish and taste and sip your way through the Village. The
Passport is your key to the event. The event Passport (worn around your neck on a
lanyard) will be your map and guide to the participating restaurants, Sip Stops, and
music locations.
Bring in your registration confirmation with your QR Code, either in print or on your
phone, to pick up your Passport. You can pick up your Passport and lanyard at several
locations as outlined below. We highly recommend that you pick up your Passport in
advance of the event, so that you can start enjoying the amazing food being served as
soon as Taste of Carlsbad Village begins, without any delay!