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9th Annual Taste of Soul: Saturday Oct 18th, 2014

Taste of Soul is FREE and so are all the performances! Just be sure to bring plenty of spending money for all the great FOOD and get to the stages early to see your favorite performers! 10 am to 7 pm on Crenshaw Blvd. between Stocker St. and Rodeo Dr.

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StarQuest 2014 Auditions will be held at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza on the Macy’s Bridge.

  • Adult auditions (ages 16 and up) will take place Friday, October 3, 2014 from 10 am – 2 pm.
  • StarQuest for Kids auditions (ages 5-15) will take place Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10 am – 2 pm.


Taste of Soul Festival Moves Ahead in Full Steam
September 18, 2014
Four-Chair Members Return for the October 18th event The 9th Annual Taste of Soul Festival is quickly approaching and the momentum behind the event is quickly growing speed. ... read more »
It’s Taste of Soul Time!
September 18, 2014
Construction barriers will be cleared in time for Taste of Soul’s 9th year on Crenshaw. Taste of Soul will be on Crenshaw in all its family-fun-good-food-and-entertainment-glory. ... read more »


Checkout Last Year’s Highlights
VIDEO: 2013 StarQuest Finals Highlight Reel


KTLA5 Live at Taste of Soul 2013
October 29, 2013
Gayle Anderson was live at the offices of the Los Angeles Sentinel with a preview of Saturday’s Taste Of Soul…   ... ... read more »
NBC4 Celebrates 8th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival in South Central L.A.
October 29, 2013
NBC4 Southern California celebrated the 8th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival on Saturday, October 19…   ... ... read more »
Come Groove With FOX 11 At The Taste Of Soul!
October 18, 2013
Dubbed LA’s largest street festival, the Taste of Soul in South LA is about celebrating all things soulful. That means tons of food from local restaurants, ... read more »
STARQUEST Spotlight: Shining Stars and winning moments
October 15, 2013
  This year at the 8th Annual Taste of Soul, Bakewell Media Production will once again welcome the public to partake in another year of enjoyment at the 2013 StarQuest Singing Competition. ... read more »
StarQuest 2013 Celebrity Host: Jonathan Slocomb
October 15, 2013
Maleena Lawrence (Los Angeles Sentinel): Congratulations on hosting the 2013 StarQuest Singing Competition. What do you think attendees have to look forward to on this year’s StarQuest stage? ... read more »
2013 Exhibitors
October 15, 2013
  Ability First Airport Police Baldwin Hill Crenshaw Bank of America Barden Circulation Best Buy Black Infant Health Program Blessed Love Brotherhood Crusade California Ticket Master Caremore Health Plan Cal State Chancellor’s Office Cars Cemented Clothing CFSA Charles Drew University Chevy City of LA Bureau of Sanitation Comerica Bank Cosmetic Promotions Council District 8 Council District 10 Dill Purple Geniuses Diva Jack’s & ... read more »
2013 Food
October 15, 2013
American CJ’s Wings the Broaster Kings Dippin Chicken Fresh & Meaty Burgers Fun Time Kettle Magic Fingers – Eat’em Up! NE Conaway Peanuts   BBQ/Soul A Gourmet Quickie Getcha Grub On Glory Foods Brothers Bar B Que Wing Wizard Boones Fabulous Fried Fish CA Fish Market Delicious Southern Cuisine WoWo’s Smokin Hot BBQ & ... read more »
VIDEO: 2013 StarQuest and StarQuest for Kids Auditions!

9 Years of Great Music, Food, and Fun!

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