Taco lovers, rejoice! The first-ever Taco Fest is coming to Downtown Jacksonville next month. 🌮
Jax Taco Fest promises "mucho fun, tacos & beer" with more than 50 varieties of Mexican street food, as well as plenty of margaritas to go around!
It will be held at Hemming Park on Saturday, Aug. 17 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event is free.
The fest told our news partners, the Florida Times-Union that it is expecting about 20 different vendors serving up their best soft and hard shell tacos, rice, beans, guacamole and churros.
There will also be live music, a tequila expo, a beer bar and a taco competition where local vendors will compete for the title in:
- Best Street Taco
- Best Veggie Taco
- Best Seafood Taco
- Best American-Style Taco
The event is free.