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August 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 8:30 pm$5
This all ages event features multiple taco venders from around Utah, participating in three contests: The Best Traditional Taco, The Best Veggie Taco, and The Best Creative Taco awards.
Last year, with the help of everyone involved, Tacofest raised $7,500 for Meals On Wheels – feeding over 1,000 MOW recipients! 2018 hoeps to be even bigger and better with food vendors as follows:
Jurassic Street Tacos
El Calor Restaurant
Asadero Rio Sonora
Maize Food Truck
Nene Sammy Taco Truck
The House of Rob Sauce
El Mini Taco
How is Tacofest bringing the taco-loving community together for charity, your probably asking? We are bringing people together for this festival with tacos to raise money for Meals On Wheels.Meals on Wheels is an organization serving the senior community. You can find more information here : http://www.mealsonwheelsamerica.org/
This event is ALL AGES. We will have multiple taco venders from around Utah who are participating in three contests, The Best Traditional Taco, The Best Veggie Taco, and The Best Creative Taco awards.
We will have live music, tacos, and contests.
Under 13: FREE
Venue will be at Centro Civico Mexicano. The same place last year. We have been working Centro Civico Mexicano to make sure we continue raising our standards.
Hi, I’m Stuart, nice to meet you! I’m the founder, writer and wrangler at Gastronomic SLC and The Utah Review; I’m also a former restaurant critic of more than five years, working for the Salt Lake Tribune. I’ve worked extensively with other local publications from Utah Stories through to Salt Lake Magazine and Visit Salt Lake.
I’m a multiple-award winning journalist and have covered the Utah dining scene for more than a decade. I’m largely fueled by Uinta Cutthroat, alliteration and the use of too many big words I don’t understand. I ate all the pies.