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Half a million expected to 'Taste' Cincinnati

The 37th annual Taste of Cincinnati kicks off Saturday and runs through Memorial Day.  

Half a million people are expected to attend the longest running culinary arts festival in the country.

The event features more than 40 restaurants, live entertainment and a food truck alley. 

You can also check out some of the 2015 Best of Taste winners.

New this year is a bud and burgers championship tour.  Two contestants will have a cookoff during the festival.

Festival goers will sample the burgers and vote.  The winner moves to the finals in St. Louis in July.

The event spans five blocks of Fifth Street and runs from 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday and Sunday and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday.  

Parking is available at several public and private garages within a block of the event, or you could always park in Northern Kentucky and walk across the bridge or take the shuttle.

You can also download an app for Taste of Cincinnati to get the latest updates.  

You can find the full menu for the Taste of Cincinnati on our website.

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