- Jaime Monzon
- Piñata Protest performing at Taco Fest 2018.
The beautiful thing about this particular homegrown festival — and one that, for the sake of transparency, I should mention the Current is a sponsor — is that it unabashedly celebrates two of the things that San Antonio is best at: music and tacos. What else could anyone ask for?
- Instagram / sacurrent
Tacos and other goodies will be available from more than 20 local restaurants, from traditional staples like Taqueria Datapoint and Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant to fancier options like Sangria on the Burg and Alamo Cafe. (See the story in the Food section for more on that.)
And, remember, there will be a contest to find out which restaurants boast the best tacos in the categories of Best Traditional Taco, Best Specialty Taco and People’s Choice.
As for music, this year’s lineup showcases some real heavy hitters in the puro San Anto department.
- Courtesy of Augie Meyers
For a complete festival schedule, including set times for all musical acts and more, visit tacomusicfest.com.
Taco Fest: Music y Mas
$25-$75, noon, Sat., April 13, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., tacomusicfest.com.
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