August 3rd, 2024 (August 4th Rainy Day option)

Colonial Downs & Rosie’s Game Emporium
New Kent, VA 23124 US

  • New Location

We’re thrilled to announce that the 15th Annual ‘A Taste of New Kent’ will take place at the renowned Colonial Downs! The event will be conveniently situated in the parking lot, directly in front of Rosie’s Gaming Emporium. Easily accessible parking will ensure a hassle-free experience for all attendees. Encompassing wineries, food trucks, beer distributors, and vendors, the event’s layout will be situated on a smooth, flat surface for ease of navigation. We’re confident that this year’s setup will be our most exceptional yet!

  • Car Show

We’re delighted to introduce a new feature to the ‘A Taste of New Kent’ Festival – the Rotary Club of New Kent Motor Fest Car Show. This captivating show will display a wide array of vehicles, ranging from the timeless elegance of classic cars and trucks to the sleek sophistication of today’s technologically advanced supercars, and even include a selection of impressive motorcycles. As you delve into the other exciting activities and experiences offered at the festival, take a moment to appreciate the automotive beauty and engineering prowess on display. This year, truly immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of these magnificent machines, all while enjoying the rest of the festivities!

We Can’t Wait for the FUN… A Taste of New Kent!!

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I bring my dog?
– Pets are not permitted, so please leave the fur babies at home.
2. Are outside food and drinks allowed?
– No. There will be several food trucks with delicious food and beverages.
3. Can my kids come to the event?
– Yes, of course! Kids 12 and under are free, and a non-tasting ticket is…
4. What if it rains the day of the event?
– This is a rain-or-shine event, and tickets are non-refundable. This year we added a rainy-day option date which is August 4th.
5. Am I able to bring a chair or blanket?
– Absolutely! Just make sure it’s a folding chair and portable. No tents or umbrellas.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have additional questions about the event.

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