Event Features

The Taste of Pleasant Grove is a family-friendly event, offering something for everyone!


Enjoy a free concert in the park – Latin Salsa style!  Havana NRG. “NRG” stands for “New Rhythm Generation.” This group offers up Havana-inspired tropical dance sounds that give energy to the Latin sound. Listen to a little Latin Salsa . . .

Food and Shopping

The Taste of Pleasant Grove offers food and shopping from businesses establishments all over Southeast Dallas and surrounding areas. Check out vendor promotions here.

BBQ and Tamale Cookoffs

Showcasing BBQ and Tamale cooks who are bold enough to put their flavors up against competition. Cash prizes and bragging rights at stake. Sign up here.

Back-to-School Fashion Show

Get the inside scoop on school fashions from uniforms, to denim and graphic tees. The fashion show is sponsored by Fallas Paredes and offers styles for children and teens.

Domino Tournament

For everyone who says they can “play dominoes,” there is a seat at the table just for you. Noise talking included! Cash payout and bragging rights for one winner. Sign up here.

Health Checks

It’s that time of year again – time to get those eyes, ears and teeth checked before heading back to school. Health teams will be onsite at the Taste of Pleasant Grove for onsite health checks and appointment scheduling. Check here for details.

Adult Competitive Obstacle Race

For all the athletes and would-be athletes, come out for a little competition in our home grown obstacle course challenge. Team and individual competitions available. Race for time, or race for fun. Email us your name, team name, and phone to info@tasteofpleasantgrove.com and let us know you are coming (place “Obstacle Race” in the subject line). Check the event schedule for times.

Children’s Field Day

You remember field day when you were a kid? There were Sack races, water balloon tosses, 50 yard dashes. Bring your kid for end of summer fun before it’s done. No registration required. Check the event schedule for times.

Not Just Child’s Play

Take a look! The Taste of Pleasant Grove offers a vibrant and active play area for children and adults. Some activities are free of charge, while others require tickets. See the FAQs page for more information.