An estimated 1.6 million people attended the 37th annual food fest on the lakefront.
Festival organizers this year carved out a corner of Grant Park for bouncy houses, face painting, kid cooking demonstrations and other fun stuff.
Try cuisine from 34 five-day restaurants, 16 pop-up restaurants and 16 food trucks. Gates open at 11 a.m Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday-Sunday.
Sixty-seven eateries will be featured at the annual lakefront food/music festival.
While admission to the Taste is free, tickets for the seating area ($22-$50) at the Petrillo Music Shell will go on sale at 10 a.m. May 5.
A rookie aldermen on Monday suggested charging admission to tourist magnets like Taste of Chicago and investing the proceeds in neighborhood events.