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Novi Taco Fest

IN THE LOTS NEAR CHUCK E CHEESE
In the complex with Emagine! Theater
in Novi
44275 W. Twelve Mile Rd.

August 23-25, 2024

Tickets Available Now!
$10 the day of the event.

Friday 5pm-10pm | Saturday 11am-10pm
Sunday 12pm-7pm

The Novi Taco Fest will have Michigan's best taco trucks for your dining pleasure!

*Veterans & active-duty members with military ID get in FREE all weekend, as well as children under 3 years of age.

This event is rain or shine
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Early Bird Special!
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3 Full Days Of Tacos
Friday, August 23
5pm - 10pm
Saturday, August 24
11am - 10pm
Sunday, August 25
12pm - 7pm
Early Bird Tickets just $5 until July 31
3 day pass for just $10 for a limited time only!
3 Day Weekend Pass - Just $15!
(online offer only)
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Novi Taco Fest

Get ready for a wild ride at the Novi Taco Fest!

With over 30 taco trucks serving up the tastiest tacos in town. This is a taco extravaganza you don't want to miss! Whether you like it hot and spicy or prefer something milder, the choice is all yours. Come on down and indulge in a taco feast like no other. But that's not all! You can also browse through an artisan market, groove to live music, witness epic Lucha Libre Wrestling matches, play fun yard games with the family, show off your moves in Mexican dancing and Salsa, and if you are feeling brave, sign up for a sizzling hot pepper eating contest.

Three full days dedicated to tacos! The Novi Taco Fest is rolling out the red carpet for thousands of guests, offering food, fun, and festivities galore. Over 30 taco trucks, each with their own menu and special flare for tacos, will be serving up amazing eats. When you are at the show, vote for your favorite!

And of course, what's a taco feast without lots of chips and salsa? Prepare your taste buds for some of the very best chips and salsa in the country. Dozens of salsa flavors, from mild to XXX hot!

Oh, did someone say fiesta? Get ready for a fiesta like no other! Decisions, decisions; great entertainment is simultaneously happening on 3 stages! Enjoy lively music and Spanish dancing that will make your hips sway. In the ring, Lucha Libre Wrestling matches will leave you on the edge of your seat. On the lawn and pavement, fantastic games for the whole family. Try a taco eating contest or a hot pepper eating contest for some interactive fun. Can you handle the heat of the hottest peppers in the world? How fast can you devour five mouthwatering tacos? Show off your skills and have the chance to win amazing prizes! You can also sign up your pup for the cutest dog contest. If that is not enough, shop from dozens of retailers for interesting festival finds!

The Novi Taco Fest is a celebration of authentic Mexican-American cuisine and a chance to immerse yourself in  vibrant Hispanic culture. Treat yourself to delicious Mexican-American delicacies, sip on refreshing Margaritas, and embrace the lively atmosphere throughout the weekend. Tickets are just $10 the day of the event.

Early Bird Special!
$6 Admission

Regular Admission Price $10 - Offer ends soon

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3 Days of Continuous Live Music, Food and Fun!

Below schedules are for 2024

MAIN STAGE

FRIDAY

5:00pm - PANCHO VILLA'S SKULL (Marichia Punk)
7:00pm - FANTASIA BALLET FOLKLORICO
8:15pm  - MONDO KANE (High Energy Mexican Rock Band)

SATURDAY

11:00am - JOYAS DE MEXICO BALLET FOLKLORICO
12:45pm - BLACKMAN & ARNOLD
3:00pm - NOVI BALLET FOLKLORICO
4:15pm - EXPEDITION W/RALPH KOZIARSKI
5:30pm - NOVI BALLET FOLKLORICO
6:30pm - MONDO KANE (High Energy Mexican Rock Band)
8:00pm - JR ALDACO & MIDWEST ALLSTARS

SUNDAY

NOON - BALLET FOLKLORICO DE DETROIT
1:15pm - MONDO KANE (high energy Mexican Rock Band)
2:30pm - BALLET FOLKLORICO DE DETROIT
3:45pm - MONDO KANE (high energy Mexican Rock Band)
4:45pm - BALLET FOLKLORICO DE DETROIT
6:00pm - EXPEDITION W/RALPH KOZIARSKI

CONTEST STAGE

FRIDAY

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5:00pm - STEVE ESCOBAR DUO
6:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
6:15pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
6:30pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
6:45pm - BOB EAST & MARK REITENGA  
8:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
8:15pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
8:30pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
8:45pm - LIVE MUSIC

SATURDAY

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11:00am - LOS PAYOS (Acoustic World Music with Latin Influence)
1:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
1:15pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
1:30pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
2:00pm - LIVE MUSIC
3:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
4:00pm - MARTIN CHAPPARO/ MC3
6:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
6:15pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
6:30pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
7:00pm - LIVE MUSIC
8:00pm - SHEILA LANDIS

SUNDAY

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12:30pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
12:45pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
1:00pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
1:30pm - MARTIN CHAPPARO/MC3
4:00pm - TACO EATING CONTEST
4:15pm - HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST
4:30pm - CUTEST DOG CONTEST
5:00pm - TONY KARAM DUO

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Contests

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Hot Pepper Eating Contest

How hot can you stomach on the Scoville heat scale? Knock your socks off with Local Grown hot peppers!

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Taco Eating Contest

How fast can YOU eat 5 loaded tacos? If you are up for the challenge, then this contest is for you!

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