Taste of Suffolk is in its fourtheenth year, having attracted residents and visitors from all over Coastal Virginia and beyond. The event site will stretch down Main Street from Finney Ave to Washington Street. Main Street will be lined with 20 eateries from all over Suffolk presenting some of their specialty food items, merchandise vendors displaying a variety of goods and services, a New Car show with local Suffolk dealerships, all day entertainment with live music, contests that are sure to get everyone on their feet, and a gardening expo from the Master Gardeners. There will also be a large Children’s Area featuring bounce houses, clowns and face painters, the Fire Safety House, craft activities, amusements, and much more.
The event site is North Main Street from Finney Avenue to Washington Street.
There are plenty of free parking lots surrounding the event site including:
Cherry Street lot off of Saratoga Street Saratoga Street lot behind Bank of America & Saratoga street side parking Washington Street Center lot City Hall lots on Market Street Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts lot on Finney Avenue First Baptist Church lot on corner of Finney Avenue and North Main Street Behind Godwin Courts Building & Franklin Street lot Seaboard Station Railroad Museum lot Prentis Street lot
Through roads will be blocked for the festival beginning at 5:00 a.m. Road closures will be at Finney Avenue and North Main Street down to Fayette Street, Oakdale Terrace, Freemason Street and Finney Avenue, Washington Street from Commerce Street to Saratoga Street and Bank Street at Commerce Street. The roads will reopen at 8:00 p.m. Shuttles for parking will not be available.