****The following information is from the 2018 Yakima Taco Fest event in Downtown Yakima. This page will be updated as new information is provided to Yakima Valley Tourism. To get the latest news on the Yakima Taco Fest, follow @yakimatacofest on Facebook or Instagram.****
4pm-8pm - The Central Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (CWHCC) and Craft Beverage Yakima (CBY) have partnered up to bring the first Yakima Taco Fest to Historic North Front Street.
“With the incredible amount of authentic street taco vendors in the Yakima Valley, the Yakima Taco Fest will make it easy to try more than 12 of them in one place for the first time. It will
delicioso, and you won’t want to miss out,” said Thomas Trevino, Yakima Taco Fest Committee Chair.
“When all that taco flavor is combined with Yakima’s unique local brews, wines, ciders, and spirits, it is sure to be a
tacoin’ about,” added Jessica Moskwa Hawkins, CBY President.
The festival will also feature games and music, and a culinary judges’ panel will be there to select the best taco. Attendees will also get to vote and the fest will crown the crowd’s favorite. This is a 21+ event. Tickets will go on sale at the end of June for $12 General Admission (AVAILABLE) and $35 VIP (SOLD OUT)
VIP includes 4 tacos, 2 drink, gift bag with premium (16 oz.) souvenir glass, VIP early access (3pm-4pm), and more. General admission is $12 per person; Includes souvenir plastic cup. Tacos are $2 and craft beverages are $5.
To get the latest Yakima Taco Fest information
@yakimatacofest on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. You can also visit http://yakimatacofest.com/