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The Taste of Chicago

The Taste of Chicago is the world’s largest outdoor food festival held annually mid-July in Grant Park , Chicago. This festival was the brainchild of Arnie Mortan.. He decided to line up Chicago restaurants to participate and persuaded the Mayor and Commissioner of Cultural Affairs to block off Michigan Avenue for the first Taste of Chicago on July 4, 1980. The organizers expected a footfall of around 100,000 , but the numbers surpassed