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Taste of Hoover

Thursday, October 6, 2022
5:00 pm8:00 pm

Taste of Hoover celebrates the variety of culinary styles found throughout the city.

As always, you can expect to enjoy an autumn evening with us strolling through the Gardens and sampling delicious dishes from some of Hoover's best restaurants, caterers, and more. Plus you can taste distilled spirits, international wines, and soft drinks while listening to live entertainment by Brendan Young.

Tickets go on sale at the end of August!
Tickets are $45 for Aldridge Gardens members and $50 for the public.
Children 12 and under are free.
Only a limited number of tickets will be available. This event has sold out many times in the past.

Please note, there will be no physical paper tickets. Upon registration (see "register here" button), your name(s) will be added to our "will call" list and you will simply need to check in when arriving at the event. No refunds will be available.

Please be aware that this is a special event and we will not offer free admission to the Gardens during Taste of Hoover.

Here's our ever growing list of area restaurants and Aldridge Gardens' preferred vendors who will be serving up tasty samples from their menus this year.

2022 Restaurants, Caterers, and Desserts
Chicken Salad Chick
Tre Luna Catering
The Happy Catering Company
Buffalo Wild Wings
GRK Street and Tazikis
The Whole Scoop
Merck's Tavern (Wynfrey)
Saw's BBQ Hoover
Jimmy John's
Casual Pint at the Grove
Big Whiskey’s
Savoie Catering
Edible Arrangements
Carrabbas Italian Grill
The Joyful Food Co.
Steak 'n Shake
Walk Ons
Newk's Eatery
Emily's Heirloom Pound Cakes
FAB Fruit
Teriyaki Madness
Rock N Roll Sushi
Jefferson State Culinary Institute
Twin Peaks
R&S Food Services/Yellow Bicycle

2022 Beverages
Chattanooga Whiskey
Lemonade Junkeez
Santos Coffee
Coca-Cola United
Dread River Distillery
Brock's Gap Brewing Company
International Wines

Interested vendors for our 2022 event, please contact Jennifer Gowers at 205-918-7670 or Look for our vendor application form under "related links" at the bottom of this page.

Taste of Hoover is sponsored by the Hoover Sun and BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama.

We also want to give a special thank you to our Volunteers and the Hoover School Foundation! We couldn't do it all without you.