Tacos 'N Taps
Tacos 'N Taps
March 28 / Saturday
Get ready to put on your party sombrero. The Tacos N Taps Festival will take you south of the border for some foodie fun.
This ALL YOU CARE TO TASTE Beer and Tequila Festival offers up some of the Coast's Best Tacos and Mexican Food (Food is Ala Carte for Beer Tasting session)...along with great live music, margaritas, piñata punching, contests and many other surprises.
This is NACHO average taco festival.
What to expect:
Souvenir Glass for an ALL YOU CARE TO TASTE experience with over 80+ craft beers, mezcals, and tequilas. We'll throw in some ciders and wine as well...just for the gringos.
Dueling Margarita Bars (Beer Tasting guests ala carte.)
Mariachi Bands and Live Music
Great boutiques offering brewerania, jewelry, hot sauces and other items.
Pinata Playground. Take a Swing... fun and prizes available all day - including mucho pesos!!
Contests including the Hot Pepper Eating and The La Bamba Contests.
Lawn activities and games will keep you focused when you are not imbibing.
VIP SESSION: Noon - 5pm
GENERAL ADMISSION: 1pm - 5pm
Mini Pack Tickets are valid for the General Admission session only.
KIDS 12 & UNDER ARE FREE!
Tickets for Koka Booth events are subject to applicable taxes and fees. Unless otherwise stated, posted prices include a 7.25% NC Sales & Use tax.
If paying by Credit/Debit card...Cardholder MUST be present with a Photo ID. NO exceptions.
• Please bring your Photo ID for ID checking before entering the event
• Re-Entry. You can come and go, just make sure you get your hand stamped at the exit!
• Last Call is 20 minutes till the end of the event. We stop pouring alcohol at 15 minutes prior to the end of the event.
• Please Drink Responsibly!
All events are rain or shine.
Rain coats and ponchos are allowed for all events. Umbrellas are not allowed for most events. Please check the Items Allowed/Prohibited on the specific event page you are attending to see if umbrellas are allowed.
In the event of severe weather conditions (thunder/lightning, etc.) announcements will be made from the stage concerning the status of the event due to weather conditions. We ask all patrons to remain calm and listen for these announcements.
In the event of a weather delay please listen for the air horn in the parking lot as signal it is safe to re-enter the venue. Please keep your ticket & have it ready when re-entering the gate. Venue policy is no refunds or exchanges in the event of rain.
Additional Ticket Information
VIP SESSION: Valid Noon-5pm. SOLD OUT.
No longer available online.
The SUPER SUPER MUY MUY TACO SESSION offers an exclusive tasting experience. Each guest enjoys all of the benefits outlined, with 1 extra hour of tastings, 4 taco tickets, a souvenir glass and sombrero, limited admission, and some surprises. These tickets are limited and will SELL OUT. This is one HOT TAMALE!
GENERAL ADMISSION SESSION: Valid 1pm-5pm.
$30 in Advance or $35.00 Day of Event. SOLD OUT.
Your admission includes a souvenir glass and boundless portions of over 60 craft beers, mezcals, and tequilas, and all live entertainment!
- Breathable Blankets (No Nylon or Plastic)
- Food & NON-alcoholic Beverages
- Small Handheld Coolers
- Lawn chairs (Any Height okay. No foot rest or Canopy)
- Purses & Backpacks
- Reusable water bottles (Must be empty)
- Small non-professional cameras with no flash
- Small Personal size Umbrellas
All coolers, bags, back packs, purses are subject to search.
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Fireworks/Sparklers of any kind
- Go Pros, Audio or video recorders
- Grills & Open Flames (inside or outside the venue)
- Pets of any kind (Unless it’s a service Animal)
- Professional cameras with detachable lenses
- Non-Breathable Blankets with nylon or plastic
- Tarps & Plastic sheeting
- Weapons of Any Kind
GENERAL PARKING: Parking is free of charge in Amphitheatre owned lots. Some local businesses may charge a fee to parking in their lots.
PREFERRED PARKING: A limited number of PREFERRED parking space are available for $10.00 per car in advance or $15.00 on the day of event (cash only).
ACCESSIBLE PARKING: A limited number of accessible parking space are available on a first come first served basis with the proper hang tag or license plate.
PICK UP & DROP OFF: If using a taxi, Uber etc please follow the signs & our Parking Staff to the pick up & drop off area.
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