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    remedy arial, capsule sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;”>Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24th 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Each Day
    Big news regarding the 2016 4th Annual Tequila & Taco Music Festival: We’re moving to Plaza Park, 651 E. Thompson Blvd. in Downtown Ventura! Save the dates: Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, for the biggest yearly event in Ventura County that combines two of everyone’s favorite things: Top-Shelf Tequila and Gourmet Street Tacos. “The new larger venue will have more room to showcase more Craft Tequilas, more tacos, and of course, more great music,” says Vincenzo Giammanco, Tequila & Taco Music Festival Producer.Hours are 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. each day. Premiere 2-Day Passes: $60.; Saturday’s ‘Tequila Experience’: $40.; General Admission (both days): $10. Info: (805) 628-9588. Purchase tickets/additional info at


    Saturday, July 23Tequila Day 11 am to 5:30 pm

    (Tequila Sampling is from 11 am-3 pm ONLY)

    Saturday, Tequila takes center stage with a variety of Top Shelf Tequila and Mezcal Sampling, live music throughout the entire day, and, of course, Gourmet Street Tacos! Award-Winning Margaritas and Craft Beer will also be available for purchase. Participating Tequila Vendors include: 3 Crowns; AsomBroso Tequila; tequila venaga anejo; Pernod Ricard USA; Suerte Tequila; Teqava; Tequila Fortaleza; Tequila Los Tres Tonos; Mezcal Mala Noche; Venus Spirits; Puente-Internacional; Alquemia; Sam’s Saticoy Liquor; The Bloody Cure.

    Sunday, July 24 – Mas Margaritas 11 am to 5:30 pm

    It’s Margarita Sunday Funday at beautiful Plaza Park in Downtown Ventura! Bring the family and enjoy a sunny Summer afternoon while sipping on an assortment of Margaritas and eating delicious tacos – all while enjoying a great music lineup! There is no Tequila Sampling on Sunday.

    All ticket holders will have access to Food Vendors, Craft Beer and Margarita Booths, and Live Music. Food and tacos are not included unless you purchase a Premiere Two-Day Pass. Must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID to purchase either the Premiere Two-Day Pass or Tequila Experience.

    Participating Taco Vendors: Mom And Pops Tacos; Spencer Makenzie’s Fish Company; Burt’s Garlic Fries, Corn Dogs and Chicken Fingers; Garcia’s Fish Tacos; Los Ruizenores Taco Catering; Labors Of The Harvest; Busy Bee Cafe; Sabores de Mexico Food Truck; La Olla.


    Live Entertainment Schedule

    As always, the Tequila and Taco Music Festival strives to present the best in live entertainment both days. On Saturday, it’s the Old School R&B/Pop of Adelaide (tribute to the late pop singer, Selena) and the Afro/Samba/Funk/Dance sounds of SambaDa’. Sunday sees performances by Pop-Rock duo Instone; Metalachi, “The World’s First And Only Heavy Metal Mariachi Band;” SambaDa; and upbeat dance music by DJ Que in the Firestone Lounge.

    Tequila & Taco Music Festival’s new location: Plaza Park, Downtown Ventura.



    “Preferred Hotel Partner” (800) 228-9290

    Tequila & Taco Music Festival Package – $349

    Includes: One-Night Stay; (Two) Tequila Experience tickets for Saturday, July 23;  and (Two) General Admission tickets for Mas Margaritas on Sunday, July 24. Please click on the link below to book your package. Once you enter the date, the package details will be displayed.


    Tequila Weekend Package Includes One-Night Stay; (Two) Tequila Experience Tickets for Saturday, July 23; and (Two) General Admission Tickets for Mas Margaritas on Sunday, July 24. Info: (805) 652-0141

    For event or vendor info please email [email protected] or call (805) 628-9588.





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