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About Taco Heaven.
The most anticipated food & entertainment festival of the year is taking place at Waterside District in Norfolk on Saturday & Sunday, September 11 & 12, 2021. Get ready for an action-packed weekend filled with a large variety of tacos, margaritas, games, and taco-themed fun all while be entertained by live bands on stage, authentic Mariachi music, and other live entertainment. Come hungry - get ready for the Norfolk Taco Festival!
Over 75 varieties of tacos will be available, just $3 each. It's time for Taco Heaven! Inside the festival, you'll find over 20 of Virginia's best restaurants, food trucks, and eateries serving up an amazing variety of mouth watering tacos & other related food items (mexican corn, churritos, churros, tamales, nachos & more).
Ticket Options & Pricing
- Entrance into the Festival
- First Drink Included (beer, margarita, water, or soda)
- Access to cash margarita & full bars & tequila sampling, live bands & DJs, mariachi band, eating contests (see FAQ #7 below), and tons of fun with friends!
- As always, kids 10 & under are FREE with a paying adult.
Limited Tix Available!
- Everything included with General Admission, PLUS:
- 2-hour Express Early Entry into the Festival (12-2pm)
- 4 Drink Tickets (margaritas, beer, call drinks, soda, and water)
- 5 Taco vouchers
- Exclusive VIP party area with private bathrooms and bars
- Commemorative VIP gift bag with a bottle of hot sauce, shot glass, bragging rights, and more!
All The Details...
The 3rd Annual Norfolk Taco Festival is taking place at Waterside District on Saturday & Sunday, September 11 & 12, 2021! Please be prepared to enjoy...
- 20+ Taco & Food Vendors (over 60 styles of tacos & food items)
- Live Bands on Stage, Authentic Mariachi Entertainment, and DJs
- Multiple Margarita Bars
- Tequila Sampling Expo
- Hot Chili Pepper & Other Eating Contests
- Carnival Games & Kids Activities (Face Painters, Balloon Twisters etc)
- Mechanical Bull Riding in PBR
- Giant Queso & Nacho Bar + Churro Station
- Axe Throwing Area
- Access to restaurants & bars inside Waterside District
- Fun Yard & Tailgate Games + Baggo
- ALL AGES! (kids 10 & under are FREE)
- Hotel Room Deal (see below)
- & much more!
WHAT TO EXPECT
At the event, you'll find over 20 of Virginia's best restaurants, food trucks & carts serving up an amazing variety of mouth watering tacos & related food items. All taco are $3 each. There will be bars and beverage stations serving margaritas, tequila flights, ice cold beer, water, soda & more. All food items will work on a voucher system - there will be various voucher stations throughout the festival & all vouchers will be used as cash. Additional vendors will be on hand to sell other food (mexican corn, churritos, churros, tamales, nachos, cotton candy, cakes, desserts, and more) as well. Multiple ATMs will be on site around the festival area. Voucher stations are cash-only.
The Norfolk Taco Festival is proud to partner this year with The Trauma Survivors Foundation! Check out this great cause today at www.thetraumasurvivorsfoundation.com.
Children 10 & under are FREE & do not need a ticket.
WANT TO VOLUNTEER?
We would love your help! Please see below for more information and to contact us.
SPONSORS / VENDORS / FOOD TRUCKS / RESTAURANT INQUIRIES
Have a restaurant or food truck or want to be a vendor or sponsor? Join the taco party! You can email us and we will get right back to you.
PLEASE NOTE: Ticket prices are subject to increase at any time - do not wait to buy tickets, these events often do sell out!
HOTEL ROOM DEAL
VERY LIMITED ROOMS LEFT
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Want to Volunteer at the Norfolk Taco Festival?
Join the Norfolk Taco Festival crew!
We need help with setup (day before as well as the morning prior to the event) as well as assistance checking guests in at the gates. The ideal volunteer is outgoing, fun, and is a team-player. You will gain access into the event after your shift as well as 5 taco vouchers and a free drink ticket.
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