Start planning now for the 2017 Taste of Osceola, coming this summer at the Kissimmee Civic Center.

The annual event returns Aug. 11 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in downtown Kissimmee.

The taste event lets residents, business and community leaders get together to pack on pounds of knowledge as they indulge themselves through a wide range of eateries, business displays and non-stop entertainment.

Admission to the event is free, but to participate in the Taste event, visitors must buy Chamber Bucks. The event is presented by the Kissimmee/Osceola Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber Bucks can be purchased the night of the event, or call the Chamber at 407-847-4434. This year’s charity if Voices for Osceola Children and 15 percent of the Chamber Bucks collected will benefit the group.

Serving Osceola County since 1924, the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce is an association of business people whose priority is about improving the business and residential community, while improving and making their business more profitable.

The chamber is currently seeking businesses and individuals for various vending booths at the event.

The fees/admission schedule:

• ember

 asting Booth $100

 usiness Booth $250

 lectricity Free

 usiness Corner

  ooth $400

• on Member

 asting Booth $200

 usiness Booth $350

 lectricity $50

 orner Booth $550

For more information go to the chamber website at Or contact Kayla Rogers at krogers@kissimmee