Taste of DeKalb

The Taste of DeKalb will directly follow the DeKalb Corn Classic 10K and 5K races on Sunday September 29, 2019.The public is welcome to come taste cuisine from DeKalb food and beverage vendors that will be set up at Frank Van Buer Plaza in Downtown DeKalb. There will be family friendly activities, as well as local entertainment. There is no admission cost for this event.

This year's event will include a number of food vendors such as Open Door Coffee, Big D's Hot Dogs, Jah Luv Jamaica and Sweet Butts Cotton Candy. There will be a number of children's activities such as a bouncy house/obstacle course and a roaming magician. Live entertainment will also be on tap with the very popular InFunktious from 9:00-11:30 a.m. and the PriSSillas making their Taste of DeKalb debut from 12-2:30 p.m. 

The Taste of DeKalb is hosted by the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club and serves as its primary fundraising activity for its annual $10,000 community grant for children, youth and families of DeKalb County. 

Sunday, September 24 at 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Frank Van Buer Plaza - Downtown DeKalb 200 Palmer Court, DeKalb, IL 60115

Event Type

Community Events

Target Audience

Students, Faculty and Staff, General Public


Family Weekend




Entrance | FREE Food & Beverage | Individual Vendor Prices

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