In celebration of Taste of Playa's 5th anniversary event, The Taste of Playa Executive Committee names the month of November ‘Taste of Playa Month.'

Taste of Playa 2013

Just shy of three (3) weeks, the main event will take place on November 24, 2013 at Parque Fundadores in Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The event is open to the public and boasts forty (40) participants, consisting of restaurants, bars and caterers.  The day-long festival celebrates the creativity and cultural influences of Chefs throughout the Riviera Maya, all of who have helped make this destination one of the top travel spots in the world.  For a list of this year's participants please visit

Taste of Playa 2013Taste of Playa is excited to announce two (2) additional pre-event celebrations to jump-start their 5th Year Anniversary. Taste of Playa invites everyone to attend the "Taste of Playa Kick-off Beach Party," which will take place on Saturday, November 16 from 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Wah Wah Beach Bar, located at 2nd Street and the beach. For only $500 pesos, this event includes open bar (National drinks) and snacks, plus live music performances.  Tickets are available for purchase on the day of the event or online at Tickets purchased online for this event automatically enter guests to win two (2) VIP Passes for the day of the event.

Taste of Playa will also host a second pre-event, the ‘Taste of Playa 5th Anniversary Food Tasting and Wine Pairing Dinner', to be celebrated on November 20 at 8:00 pm at La Casa del Agua on 2nd Street and 5th Avenue. There are only 75 seats available for this exclusive dinner. Reservations can be made on line or via email: Space is limited and will sell out fast.

Last but not least, Taste of Playa is proud to announce the first "Taste of Playa 2013" cookbook, featuring more than 85 recipes submitted by many of the 2012 Taste of Playa restaurant, bar and catering participants.