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2013 AZ Taco Fest
Savor the flavors of the best Tacos in town as the 4th Annual Arizona Taco Festival takes center stage on October 19 and 20, 2013 in the Salt River Fields at Talking Sticks located at 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258.
Over 30 teams will be battling head to head for the $10,000 total grand prize and for the honor of being named the best of the best in these categories:
· Tacos: Chicken, Beef, Pork, Seafood
· Sidecart Throwdown: Salsa, Guacamole, Veggie, Taco, Anything Goes Taco, Best Booth design
The Festival won’t be complete without exciting activities like Lucha Libre Wrestling, a VIP Tent, main bar experiences by El Hefe, Sandbar, Salty Senorita and Dos Gringos, live music from incredible bands, a themed photo booth, hot chili pepper eating contests, arm wrestling for tacos, cooking demos on a sub-zero/wolf stage, chef hat decorating in the Amica Insurance Culinary Center, and taco award presentations.
In addition, there will be a tequila expo, a best sombrero contest, and a taco eating contest on Saturday. Meanwhile, on Sunday, guests who will be wearing sombreros will get free tacos. Moreover, on the same day, there will be a bizarre taco eating contest, a Chihuahua beauty pageant, bartender challenges, and a Sunday Funday in the El Jimador Tequila & My Nana’s Best Tasting Lounge Party Extravaganza Bonanza.
Ticket prices are as follows:
· General Admission: $12 Single Day, $20 Weekend
· VIP: $85 Advanced Online / $100 at Door
· Kids 12 and under: free
· Tequila Expo: $20 (Saturday Only)
For more information about this event, please visit http://aztacofestival.com.