Do you like to eat and have fun? Well, you’re in luck. Taste of Charlotte kicks-off at 11am Friday. The three day festival now covers six city blocks in uptown on Tryon St between Stonewall St and 5th St. There will be over one hundred samples of food and beverages from local restaurants, live music, interactive children’s activities, cooking demos, plus much more. The festival hours are 11am to 11pm Friday and Saturday, and 11am to 6pm on Sunday. Admission is Free. You do, however, have to purchase food coins to sample the food and beverages. Come have some fun in uptown and be sure to come hungry!