How many tacos can you eat in four hours? Think you can beat last year's record? You'll soon have the chance to find out.
Presale tickets are available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on November 20 through 22 for Phoenix New Times' fourth annual Tacolandia. Tickets are on sale starting November 23 at 10 a.m. for the general public. The event returns to Margaret T. Hance Park in downtown Phoenix from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 25.
Tacolandia is known for serving unlimited taco samples from more than 50 of the Valley’s top taquerias. Taco slingers have included Los Jeztecos, Mr.Mesquite, Dilla Libre, Jamburritos, Bao Chow, and many more. The event will also feature live entertainment, cash bars selling cocktails and beer, and awards for best tacos in various categories.
General admission tickets are available for $25 and include entry into the event, unlimited taco samples, live entertainment, and access to cash bars. And yes, VIP admission tickets are also available for $45 and will include all general admission benefits plus a separate VIP entrance, access to the VIP lounge, and two drink vouchers.
Tickets and more information are found at the Tacolandia 2020 website. For presale tickets, use code: TACOPHX.
Editor's note: This article has been updated from its original version.
Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.