The Ultimate SoCal Taco Festival Returns On May 7 | Save On Passes & Enter To Win Tickets To The 6th Annual San Diego Tacotopia

January 15, 2022

After a two year hiatus, San Diego Reader is bringing back its Tacotopia taco & beer festival on Saturday, May 7, from 12-4pm, the ultimate SoCal taco fest featuring over 50 of the top eateries from around San Diego competing for taco bragging rights. Promo code SDVILLE saves on tickets to this always-sold-out event and we are also raffling off 2 VIP passes to attend. 

The San Diego Reader is continuing its search to find the best taco in America's Finest City at the often imitated, never duplicated, all-inclusive Tacotopia. Taking place at Golden Hill Park on Saturday, May 7, the 6th annual event will feature dozens of the top eateries from San Diego, Los Angeles and Tijuana competing against each other and the attendees will ultimately decide who will win the Best Taco Award. Enjoy unlimited taco tastings, full-sized beer pours and margaritas available at the cash bar, live music, Lucha Libre wrestling, lawn games, and more.

All-inclusive general admission tickets for this 21+ event are $50 and provide entry from 1pm-4pm and include tacos from all vendors while supplies last. VIP tickets are $60 and provide early entry starting at noon, as well as samples of all tacos and one drink ticket. Use promo code SDVILLE when buying your tickets online to save $5 on any ticket type, including 4-packs. 

The list of participating eateries serving tacos at Tacotopia 2022 is absolutely insane and currently includes Royal Rooster, Lucha Libre Taco Shop, The Taco Stand, Filiberto's Mexican Food, Senor Grubbys, El Viejon Seafood, Spitfire Tacos, Birria 619, Hellote, Pacific Catch Westcoast Fish House, Urbana Mexican Gastronomy, Alce 101 Litchen + Tequileria, Chula Tacos, Mariscos El Katrin, Buff Chick, Aguachile SD, Craft Coast Beer and Tacos, Bandito Taqueria, Dixie Pops, Nandos Hot Box, El Puerto Street Tacos, and many more! Get your tickets to Tacotopia before the event sells out, as it does every year. 

For more info and to scoop your passes, visit and be sure to enter our raffle below for a chance to win the last known pair of VIP tickets.