14th Annual Taste of LIC
The Backlot at Kaufman Astoria Studios


Wednesday June 12, 2019


Tickets on sale now!


Dark Chocolate – $400
2 Patron Tickets (5:30pm admission) & Exclusive Event T-Shirts & THANK YOU for the extra $100 to support contemporary performance!


Milk Chocolate – $150
1 Patron Ticket (5:30pm admission) & Exclusive Event T-Shirt!


White Chocolate – $65 in advance ($75 at the door)
1 General Admission (6:30pm) ticket.

Mother’s Day Special: Two (2) Individual Tickets for $100 (30% savings). Available now through May 12.

Purchase raffle tickets here. Proceeds are shared with the local Girl Scouts; prizes include round-trip tickets on jetBlue and many other tasty things.

Wanna be (in)famous? Write the perfect tag line for Taste of LIC and win two VIP tickets to the event. Give it your best shot here. All entrants will be automatically entered into a raffle to win a gift certificate to one of the incredible participating restaurants.

Patron Toast: 5:30pm

Doors open: 6:30pm

The Backlot at Kaufman Astoria Studios:
35th Avenue between 35th and 36th Streets
N/W to Broadway; M/R to Steinway Street

The 14th Annual celebration of the food, drink, culture and community of Western Queens, to benefit The Chocolate Factory Theater’s residency, performance and community programs.

Performance by Neil Greenberg.

Confirmed purveyors (as of April 25): Alewife, Bartleby & Sage, Beebe’s, BellwetherBentOn NYCBig Alice Brewing, BlendBLVD Wine Bar, Brooklyn Brewery, Butcher Bar, Casa Enrique, Charlito’s Cocina, Corazon de Mexico, The Creek & The Cave, Founders BrewingGeorge’s, The Huntress Whiskey ‘n Wings, ICONYC BrewingJailhouse Coffee, Kurry Qulture, Lady M Confections, Levante, LIC Beer ProjectLIC Market, Little Chef Little Kitchen, M. Wells Steakhouse, Mikkeller Brewery, Napoli Pizzeria, Pantry Eatery, R’A’R Bar: Rèst-âü-Ránt, Rockaway Brewing, Sac’s Place Astoria, Sandwich King, Singlecut Beersmiths, SKI BeersLICe, Square Wine & Spirits, Sugar Freak, Sunswick, Sweetleaf, Tacuba Cantina Mexicana, Tea and Milk, The Thirsty Koala, Toby’s Estate Coffee, Tom Cat Bakery, Vernon Grille, White Coffee Corporation, Woodbine’s, Zenon Taverna. More to come!

Master Of Ceremonies: Jimmy Van Bramer, NYC Councilmember

Community Raffle Partner: LIC Girl Scouts

Compost Collection by NYC Compost Project, hosted by Big Reuse

“Taste of LIC 2018 Feeds the Hungry” – Mike Wood, queensbuzz.com