Chicago’s Taste of the Nation

June 24, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rockwell on the River
3057 N Rockwell St
IL 60618, USA
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Join us for Chicago’s Taste of the Nation!

Co-chaired by Joe Flamm – Executive Chef and Owner | Rose Mary and Diana Davila – Executive Chef and Owner | Mi Tocaya Antojeria, Chicago’s Taste of the Nation returns for its 31st year. Join us for exceptional eats, curated drinks, entertainment – and more!

Taste of the Nation will feature dozens of the Chicago area’s top tastemakers and renowned No Kid Hungry chef supporters from across the country who are lending their talents and passion to end childhood hunger in America.  

Please note this is a 21+ event.

Health & Safety

The health and safety of participants and attendees is our top priority. We will continue to monitor local, state, and federal updates and reserve the right to take any precautions deemed necessary to help ensure the safety of all guests. All persons attending the event must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You will be asked to provide proof of vaccination, as well as acknowledge that you will not attend the event if you are showing symptoms of COVID-19 and agree to an event waiver. For our full list of health & safety protocols, click here

Please email with any questions.

Ticket Levels

General Admission - $95

Includes admission from 6:00pm – 9:00pm


Admission + Preview Hour - $115

Includes admission from 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Taste of the Nation Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

National Sponsors

OpenTable Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
About the Sponsors

An Experience That Inspires You


Helmed by an extraordinary group of chef chairs, your favorite Chicago chefs will come together and serve their best bites.


From coffee to cocktails, raise a glass to ending childhood hunger. Savor curated sips by celebrated local mixologists, winemakers, brewers and more.

Have Fun

Live music, raffles, games, a photo booth, and a Speakeasy are just a few of the things you can look forward to!


No Kid Hungry has helped provide more than 1 BILLION meals to kids in need. 100% of event proceeds support our work to end childhood hunger in the US.