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Taste of OSU

Taste of OSU is an evening of cultural performances on stage, exhibits and food from around the world provided by more than 30 different international and ethnic clubs on campus. Food tickets are $1 each (samples of international cuisine). Admission to event is free. Taste of OSU 2019 is on Friday, February 15, 2019 from 5 - 9 p.m. at the Ohio Union. 

Student organizations interested in participating in Taste of OSU 2019, please review "Participant Information" below for guidelines, links to the applications and future deadlines.

Those participants interested in preparing food must also submit their proposed recipes in the correct format. You can find more information and submit your recipe in "Recipe Submission," located below.

Taste of OSU 2019 Food Winner - Romanian ClubCongratulations to the Taste of OSU 2019 winners of the food competition, cultural exhibits and food tickets.

Taste of OSU is an evening filled with performances on stage, cultural exhibits and food from around the world provided by more than 30 different international and ethnic student organizations on campus. More than 4,000 students, faculty and staff attended this year's Taste of OSU, which was held on Friday, February 15 from 5 - 8:30 p.m. in the Ohio Union.

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Taste of OSU is an Ohio State signature event that provides an exciting evening of international cuisine, cultural exhibits and vibrant performances presented by 44 student organizations to a crowd of 4,000 attendees. Taste of OSU 2019 will take place on Friday, February 15 from 5-8:30 p.m. in the Ohio Union.

The event is free and open to the public. To sample the array of international dishes prepared by the student organizations, attendees must purchase $1 tickets. Food tickets will be available for purchase with BuckIDs February 4-14 at the Office of International Affairs in Enarson Classroom Building and February 11-14 at the Ohio Union. On February 15, tickets will be available for purchase at the Ohio Union with cash or BuckID.

Each organization that will serve international cuisine, exhibit a cultural display or perform a dance or activity will incorporate the distinct flavors and characteristics of the countries their students represent.

A wide range of student organizations and university departments come together in support of Taste of OSU, including the Office of International Affairs, Student Life’s Dining Services and the Ohio Union.

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More than 100 volunteers are needed to help with Taste of OSU on Friday, February 15, from 5 – 9 p.m. at the Ohio Union. The event celebrates the diverse culture of Ohio State international students through food, performances and cultural exhibits. Volunteers provide directions to guests, serve the recycling station, administer guest surveys, take photos, replenish supplies and other duties. Please register online by January 24.

Taste of OSU 2019 will take place on Friday, February 15 from 5 - 9 p.m. in the Ohio Union. Students participating in Taste of OSU should read through the following information carefully.

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