Join the delicious fun in Grape Day Park on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Free entrance, everyone welcome!
The Escondido Tamale Festival is a celebration of Tamales and all the great Latin foods that have become iconic staples of California's culture. It's a look back at the history of the Spanish and Mexican settlers who have influenced and contributed so much to our multicultural community, and a show of appreciation for the traditions which have so positively affected Escondido.
Food & Drink
Traditional, Gourmet & Vegetarian Tamales
Oaxacan, Banana Wrapped, Dulce, Smoked BBQ varieties & more!
Holiday Tamale Pre-Orders
Vendors & Food Trucks
Craft Brews & Wine Garden
Escondido Tamale Festival is an official San Diego Beer Week Event
Best Tamale Contests
With Special Guest Judges
Chihuahua Costume Contest and Fashion Show
Grande Stage featuring Mariachis, Folklorico, Aztec, Latin Dance Performances
Chihuahua Fashion Show, Arts, and more
Hispanic Heritage Exhibits & Low Rider Car Club
For the Kids
Sugar Skull crafts (Fee) by "Sugar Skulz"
Face Painting & Henna Tattoo Vendors (Fee)
Grape Day Playground
Build Air Rockets with San Diego Makers Guild
Tamale and other Food Vendors
Handmade Crafts Vendors
Multicultural Holiday Décor
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