Event Info

The first annual Taste of Pleasant Grove event is designed to provide

  • a great time for families to eat, play and shop together
  • an opportunity for free or low-cost health screenings and services for back to school
  • a great way to provide increased exposure to local businesses and would be entrepreneurs in the area Learn More

Wear the event T-shirt on July 27 as a show of support for the Southeast Dallas community!

Take a moment to review our event information to make your experience with the Taste of Pleasant Grove pleasant. Additional information can be found on our FAQs page. Also, check out the details of the day on the event scheduling page.

What: Taste of Pleasant Grove is a wonderful showcase of food and shopping vendors with plenty of music and fun for the entire family.
Where: Crawford Memorial Park – 8700 Elam Rd., Dallas, TX 75217 (event on Prairie Creek side of park)
When: July 27, 2013
Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  (view event schedule)
Website: www.tasteofpleasantgrove.com
Phone: 214.865.8717
Admission: Event is FREE and open to the community
Parking: Parking is easy with plenty of space along Prairie Creek Rd. and around Crawford Park.  Additional parking available across from the park for a $5 charge – 234 N. Seagoville Rd., Dallas, TX 75217.
First Aid First Aid and Lost Kids can be found at the event information table.
Food: Restaurants and food vendors, all in one convenient location, offer tastings from their menus.
Shopping: Businesses and vendors offer shopping galore.
Music: Event Headliner: Havana NRG (Latin Salsa) in the evening.  Live and DJ music on stage during the event.
Kids: The children’s area offers pony rides, contests, games and much more! See the play page for details.
Adults: Shopping.  Mini Car Show.  Competitive Obstacle Course Racing. Domino Tournament.  Boxing Ring.  BBQ Cookoff.  Tamale Cookoff.  Back-to-school Fashion Show.
Contests: The Taste of Pleasant Grove is home to the BBQ and Tamale Cook-off.  Who makes the best Tamales in South East Dallas?  Who makes the best BBQ in South East Dallas?  Come and find out what our local celebrity judges have to say.  Also join in on the Domino Tournament. Adult and Children’s competitive contests and field day game activities offered.  See event schedule for details.
More Facts: The Taste of Pleasant Grove is a showcase of all the wonderful businesses and food vendors in the South East Dallas and immediately surrounding areas.  Come and support the local economy.  Have a great family time!  Wear the event T-shirt to the park!
Event Rules: The following may NOT be brought into the Festival:

  • Pets are NOT permitted at the event Coolers, picnic baskets, or carry-ins of any type
  • Outside food or beverages
  • Weapons, firearms, or laser pointers
  • Scooters, skateboards, or inline skates Fireworks or explosives Illegal substances
  • Cigarette smoking

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason.

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