The Taste of Marco- April Events On Marco Island

Sample the best food on Marco Island in one place… the Taste of Marco! This top April Marco Island event returns for the 28th time on Sunday, April 8th from 11 AM until 5 PM.

Join thousands from island community and those vacationing on Marco Island for the food event of the season at The Esplanade. Sample the flavors of Marco Island in one place as 16 of our island’s top dining establishments showcase their best menu items.

At the end of the evening, “People’s Choice”, “Best Decorated” and “Best Theme” awards will be presented to the restaurants.

Benefitting the Marco Island YMCA, admission costs $8 for adults, children under 12 are free. Once you’re inside the festival, $1 food tickets will be available for purchase. Food tickets are used to “purchase” the delicious offerings from the participating Marco Island eateries. Beer, wine and other beverages will be available for purchase.

Dance off the calories off to the live music from vocalist, Marc Kircher, followed by the ever-popular Greg Miller Band. The fun doesn’t end there! Two 50/50 raffles will also be held at the event with wonderful prizes for those who win! Beer, wine and other beverages are available.

Free parking will be available at the Esplanade, Veterans’ Community Park, the Marco Lutheran Church, and boat slips are also available. Boat slips are also available to those who wish to arrive by water.

Taste of Marco is the perfect activity for the whole family to enjoy during your April escape to Marco Island.

The Esplanade is located at 740 N. Collier Blvd. Marco Island, FL 34145. For more information visit