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Tucson Tamal & Heritage Festival

Phone: 520-838-6700

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Venue: AVA Amphitheater

Time: From: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Admission: Free admission and open to the public.


Eat fresh tamales and celebrate local borderland heritage. Savor the rich tastes, smells and variations of tamales from the Southwest and Mexico and discover the culinary tradition of making tamales for Christmas at the 16th Annual Tucson Tamal & Heritage Festival at AVA Amphitheater, Casino Del Sol Resort. Enjoy a full day of live local entertainment and art and culture exhibits, local food, farmers market and artisan vendors, and a tamale-tasting contest.