City, Groupon reach Taste ticket deal

June 7, 2012 9:22:58 AM PDT
Chicago based Groupon has struck a tasty new deal with the city of Chicago.

City officials have tapped Groupon as the exclusive ticket seller for concerts and celebrity chef events at this year's Taste of Chicago.

This is the first year that tickets have to be purchased for taste concerts.

Tickets will cost around $25.

They will go on sale at 10 a.m. this Friday through the taste website.