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June 8 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

This June 8, 2024, will be the first ever Taste of Hancock County and we couldn’t be more excited about it here at HCED!

If you’ve never been to a Taste event here’s how it works: festival goers purchase tickets ($2 each for ours) and exchange those tickets at the booths for food and drink vendors from all over Hancock County. Each food/drink vendor will have a sample of what they do best to exchange for your ticket. That way, you can try more food without getting too full!
Mixed in with the food & drinks will be other businesses and organizations selling merchandise (for money, not tickets) and organizations highlighting what they do for Hancock County. We’ll have a day full of free live music from 3 different acts, kids activities, and grown up activities. It will be a whole day full of fun for everyone involved and a great way to kick off the summer and see what Hancock County has to offer! Save the date and check out our Facebook Event for updates.
For Hancock County businesses interested in participating as a vendor please fill out this form. We’ll contact you for payment after we receive your completed form and let you know when you’re confirmed as a Taste vendor.

Event Venue

Hamilton City Park

142-280 N 9th St
Hamilton, IL 62341 United States

 

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