Photo courtesy National Taco Championships

Want to bring your love of tacos to the next level? Head over to Austin for the nation’s best tacos at the National Taco Championships March 30. The championship is touring six U.S. cities, and Austin is its first stop as the preliminary round of the competition and kick-off event. The day-long taco extravaganza includes a hot chili pepper eating contest, a tequila expo, “Lucha Libre” wrestling, a beauty pageant, local live music, and a DJ. Join in on the only sanctioned national taco competition in the country and on a day of fun and food for the family.

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.