Chicago’s Taste of the Nation

Chicago’s Taste of the Nation

August 29, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Revel Fulton Market
1215 West Fulton Market
Chicago, IL
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Ensure that no kid goes hungry, whether in Chicago or across the nation, by joining the city’s finest chefs and mixologists on Wednesday, August 29.

Event Details

Chicago’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry will be held on August 29th at Revel Fulton Market.

Chicago’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry is the nation’s premier culinary benefit, featuring more than 30 top chefs, a handful of wineries, and multiple mixologists — all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America. In addition to feasting on dishes from a bevy of chefs and sipping specialty wines, spirits and beers, you’ll also be able to enjoy live music, participate in raffles, and relax in a lounge curated by Citi.

Doing good has never tasted better. 100 percent of proceeds from this Taste of the Nation event benefit Share Our Strength’s mission to fight and end childhood hunger.

Please note, Chicago’s Taste of the Nation is a 21+ event.

View photos from Chicago’s Taste of the Nation 2017 here.



It was a food lovers paradise. Chicago Tribune


Get in touch with us:

Sponsorship and Ticket Packages: Get in touch with Andy Villabona.

Volunteering: Complete a volunteer request here.

Press Opportunities: Get in touch with Andy Villabona.

Have a Question? Let us know.

Live Music

In support of No Kid Hungry, The Shadowboxers will perform two special acoustic sets during the event, presented by Citi. Discovered  by  Justin  Timberlake  and  signed  to  his  Villa  40  Artist  Development  Company,  the Shadowboxers recently  completed  the  opening  support  slot  on  the  first  US  leg  of  his  Man  of  The  Woods  Tour. The  trio  have  been  described  by  Rolling  Stone  as  “a  Nashville-by-Way-of-Atlanta  vocal  group  that  has  been  making  a  name  for  itself.”

Ticket Levels

General Admission

Admission from 6:00- 9:00 PM

Participating Restaurants


2018 Guest Chefs

Headshot of Cesar Zapata

Cesar Zapata

Miami, Florida
Phuc Yea
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Kwame Onwuachi

Washington, DC
Kith and Kin
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Dale Talde

New York City
Rice & Gold
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National Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

National Sponsor


Local Sponsors

Breakthru Beverage GroupGlenfiddichChryslerKlein & PartnersGoose Island Beer Co.Topo ChicoGaldones Photography