Try Something Delicious At The Birmingham Taco Fest

Birmingham Taco Fest

On June 22, everyone’s favorite Taco Fest is returning to Birmingham for its 3rd year. Come join thousands of other street foodies and sample some of the Magic City’s most talented taco vendors as they compete for the cherished title of Birmingham’s Best Taco. Alongside the food,  the festival will include Hornitos margaritas, Corona & Modelo beer, and cold Pepsi products for sale. There will also be live music, a kids area, and plenty of fun things for the whole family to enjoy.

Taco Fest kicks off at 3 pm and lasts until 8 pm. Due to the overwhelming popularity of the event, this year’s festival will be held at Sloss Furnace. Tickets are $5 if you purchase in advance and $10 at the door. Kids 10 and under are free. Please note, your ticket is for admittance only. It does not include food or beverage.

Best Tacos In Birmingham

Over the years, Birmingham, Alabama has established itself as one of the richest, most eclectic culinary communities in the South. Dining options cover everything from upscale gourmet to down-home street food. And when it comes to tacos, the Magic City is really on its game. So even if you can’t make it to the festival this year, you can still pick up a delicious taco at one of these local spots:

Tacos Dos Hermanos Food Truck

Where: Corner of 14th Street & 1st Ave North, Birmingham, Alabama, 35203

When: Tuesday – Friday: 10 am – 2 pm

Try: Barbacoa Taco (lamb)

Chronic Tacos

Where: 420 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S, Ste. 1, Birmingham, AL 35233

When: Monday – Friday: 6:30 am – 9 pm; Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 9 pm

Try: Pollo Assado Street Style Taco (marinated chicken)

Taco Tech

Where: 2409 Acton Rd Vestavia Hills, AL 35243

When: Monday – Thursday, 11am-2:30pm, 4:30pm-9pm; Friday – Saturday 11am-2:30pm, 4:30pm-10pm

Try: Spicy Tua Taco

Taco Mama Summit

Where: 327 Summit Boulevard, Birmingham, Al 35243

When: Sunday – Thursday: 10:30am – 9:30pm; Friday – Saturday: 10:30am – 10:30pm

Try: Alabama Redneck

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Long-Lewis Ford In Hoover

While you’re in Birmingham for this year’s Taco Festival, swing by Long-Lewis Ford and check out our lineup of new and used Ford vehicles. Between our unbeatable prices and expert sales staff, we guarantee the best car buying experience you’ve ever had. Come over and see us today at 2551 John Hawkins Parkway in Hoover and find out why we’ve been Birmingham’s favorite Ford dealer for over 100 years.