The Amazing Taste

The Amazing Taste: Global Festival returns to campus November 5, 2015!
5-8 p.m. | L.A. Pittenger Student Center 

Details will be posted in the fall. Below, check out the 2014 menu and festivities to get a feel for this annual celebration of global culture.

See the 2014 menu 

2014 Activities & entertainment (free)

  • New this year > Bug-tasting room
  • Student music & dance performances
  • African drummers
  • Live reggae music
  • Latin/salsa music & dance instruction
  • Belly dancing and instruction
  • Cultural displays & games
  • Amazon John exotic animal encounter
  • Caricature artist
  • Photo booth
  • Global fashion show

2014 Admission

Meal swipe or $8.20 (no tax), BSU students who hold a meal plan
$8.95 (no tax), BSU students who do not hold a meal plan
$8.95+tax, ages 13+ 
$5.95+tax, ages 3-12
Free, ages 2 and under

Access to cultural displays and activities is free! (no food purchase necessary)

2014 Pre-sale (Nov. 10-13)

Admission to the food fair portion will be capped at 1,500 guests. Guarantee your spot by pre-purchasing your admission wristband Nov. 10-13* at the Student Center Tally. Cash, credit card, Cardinal Cash, and Dining Plus are accepted. Meal plans may also be used; ask for Thursday's dinner meal to be removed. 

*The Tally food court will close at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 13 in preparation for the event.

The Amazing Taste is presented by BSU Dining, the Multicultural Center, the Rinker Center for International Programs, and University Program Board, with support from Housing & Residence Life.

Did you know?

The Amazing Taste is a silver award winner in the prestigious national L.E. Horton Dining Awards competition sponsored by the National Association of College and University Food Service.

The Amazing Taste 2012 earned BSU Student Life's Collaborative Program of the Year award.

Ball State University Dining
Carmichael Hall (CA), room 140
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

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