Southern Arizona Salsa, Tequila ​& Taco Challenge

September 03, 2017
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For nearly a decade, cocktail craft and culinary creativity is taken to a new level at Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance’s Annual Salsa, Tequila & Taco Challenge. Tequila infused popsicles, sno-cones, and mixed drinks will surprise attendees with refreshing colors, while kimchi, blueberry-jalapeno and “Smokeless Fire” salsas will spice up their palettes. 

More than 1,500 attendees support the community while attending this fun event to try the best salsa, tequila and tacos in the region from participating mixologists and chefs.  Attendees will experience culture at its finest; combining the culinary arts, live music, and entertainment that highlights the strength and diversity in our community.  Join us for one of the most colorful summer “foodie” events in Southern Arizona. 

The event will distribute awards from professional judges as well as People's Choice Awards in over 20 categories to participating restaurants and exhibitors..

Date: September 03, 2017 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Location: La Encantada Shopping Center | 2905 E. Skyline Dr., Tucson, AZ 85718

Admission: Tickets $55. Tickets include libation, and menu samplings from over 50 local professional and emerging restaurants and chefs, with custom salsa and tequila cocktails in over 20 categories. In addition, attendees can enjoy beer and menu samplings. 21 and over event. Tickets anticipated to sell out. Purchase your tickets in advance to ensure availability. Tickets are available for purchase until sold out.

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2905 E. Skyline Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85718

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