Tacos y Tequila and Kansas Mariachi Festival

Saturday, September 15, 2018  2-9 p.m.

Sabado 15 de Septiembre del año 2018  

at Topeka Performing Arts Center
214 SE 8th Ave
Topeka, KS 66603

You should know:

We have confirmed Flor de Toloache - Mariachi Femenino as the ticketed performance during Tacos y Tequila 2018. We could not be more thrilled. Ticket information coming in Spring. Meantime, enjoy this Tiny Desk Concert from NPR Music:

  • Mariachi concert tickets are ON SALE NOW.
  • Cash and cards will be accepted at the tasting event and street fair.
  • Before the main concert, enjoy mariachi music from Mariachi Luna Azul and Mariachi Girasol de Topeka.
  • Restaurants will have tacos for $2 or less, as well as other foods for sale. You'll also have the power to decide the best taco of the night by voting at the event.
    • Participating Restaurants & Food Trucks
      • On the Border
      • Tacos El Guitaaron
      • Fuzzy's Taco
      • Taqueria Mexico Lindo #2
      • Hy-Vee Cocina Mexican Food Truck
      • El Taquito Express
      • Lago Vista Grill
      • Hamburguesas Mexicanas #1 LLC
      • Amigos Mexican Restaurant 
      • El Gallo
      • Poblanos Grill
  • Participating Vendors
    • Family Tree Insurance Solutions
    • Kona Ice

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Why September?

Tacos y Tequila began as the annual Kansas Mariachi Festival, which was held Sept. 16 to commemorate Mexican independence. September 16, 1810 is the day Mexico declared its independence from Spain. That independence was won in September 1821.