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We try to answer the most frequently asked questions about Taco Fest below, but please reach out to us if you have others!

Cleveland Taco Fest will take place in the flats in Cleveland at Jacobs Pavilion from August 30 – September 2, 2024. Hours for the festival are Friday 4pm-11pm, Saturday 11am-11pm, Sunday 11am-11pm, and Monday 11am-11pm.

The festival is located at the Jacobs Pavilion and the on associated festival grounds surrounding Jacobs pavilion. For more information including festival entrances, please check out our event map here.

Tickets purchased in advance of the festival will be $7, but they will also be available at the door for $10. There is no charge for children under the age of 3, veterans or active duty military. To buy tickets in advance, please visit here!

Children under 3 are free at all times.

Yes, all individuals age 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian after 7:00p.m.

Admission grants you access to the festival along with the live entertainment, Lucha Libre wrestling, and Taco Eating & Hot Pepper contests. FREE activities also include Kids Zone Activities.

Food and beverage is not included with admission, all vendors will be accepting cash, credit or debit.

Food will vary between vendor but tacos will start around $3 each. All vendors will accept cash, credit, and debit. Tequila tasting prices for our Tequila! Tequila! Cantina and beverage prices for our Margarita Fro-zone are available on our website, but we will also have beer, wine, and other spirits and cocktails available at our other festival bars as well.

No outside food or beverages are allowed. Baby formula, baby bottles, or young child’s sippy cup are allowed.

Backpacks, large purses and large shoulder bags are prohibited. Maximum allowable bag size is 12”W x 12”H x 6” D.

No pets allowed, with the exception of service animals.

Getting to Jacobs Pavilion is a breeze, with many different transport options to choose from, including walking, bicycling, public transport (bus and light rail) and driving. Taxis or rideshare companies (i.e. Uber or Lyft) also operate in Cleveland and are a quick and convenient option.

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