Do you love tacos? Who doesn’t?! You don’t want to miss the 2017 Arizona Taco Festival.
You’ll find over 100 varieties of tacos available both days, all for just $2 each. Basically, it’s taco-topia. Inside the event, you’ll find about 50 restaurants dishing out $2 tacos and bars and beverage station serving margaritas, beer, water, and soda. Vendors will be on hand to sell other food (mostly desserts) as well. There’s entertainment everywhere, including a huge kid’s zone.
• Lucha Libre Wrestling
• Main Bar Experiences by Dos Gringos, El Hefe, Old Town Gringos, Salty Senorita, and Wasted Grain.
• Live Music Stage
• Crazy Eating Contests
• Taco Contest Award: 6:50pm each day
• People’s Choice Voting
• Kid’s Zone
• Chihuahua Beauty Pageant
GENERAL ADMISSION: $12 online, $15 at the gate
Experience a taco-topia of epic proportions. Over 50 restaurants and food trucks will serve $2 tacos (sold separately) with some of the most unique recipes you’ve ever tasted. Watch live bands from surf and rock to mariachi and Latin all weekend long. There’s Lucha Libre wrestling shows all weekend, too. Don’t miss hilarious eating contests, chile pepper-eating challenges, and the entertaining chihuahua beauty pageant.
-Kids 12 and under: FREE!
Upon checking in at the event, receive enough tokens for five alcoholic beverages, one water or soda, and 10 tacos. You’ll also have access to a VIP tent with shaded seating and private bathrooms. Oh, there’s also an overwhelming feeling of taco awesomeness.
-Kids 12 and under: Free with a paid adult ticket
TEQUILA EXPO: $20 (Saturday Only)
Over 30 brands will make over 100 types of tequila available in this Saturday-only tent. This ticket comes with a wristband good for 10 samples of fine tequila. Tequila Expo passes must be purchased in conjunction with a GA or VIP ticket. We highly recommend purchasing these passes online – the Expo will sell out.
-21 and over
MARGARITA EXPO: $20 (Sunday Only)
Over a dozen of the Valley’s top mixologists are each paired with a top-shelf tequila brand to make insanely creative, ingredient-driven margarita cocktails. This Sunday-only ticket comes with a wristband good for 10 cocktail samples. Margarita Expo passes must be purchased in conjunction with a GA or VIP ticket. We highly recommend purchasing these passes online – the Expo will sell out.
-21 and over
MUCHO MARGARITA SOUVENIR CUP PACKAGE: $18
Purchase and receive a Souvenir Margarita Cup and a General Admission ticket. Each time you fill ‘er up, you will receive an additional 4oz of margarita! This is truly a must have for all attendees. Buy yours today before we sell out!
Sorry, no dogs allowed (except Chihuahua Beauty Pageant participants)
**The 2017 Arizona Taco Festival has gone hi-tech and tokenless. You can add funds to your fancy wristbands this year.**