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Posted on: April 4, 2023
Press Release: Maryland TacoFest Comes to Annapolis May 6


City of Annapolis
Public Information Office
160 Duke of Gloucester Street
Annapolis, Maryland 21401

Media Contact: Mitchelle Stephenson, 410-972-7724 or mwstephenson@annapolis.gov

Maryland TacoFest Comes to Annapolis May 6
Event at Maryland Hall will feature 15 Local Taquerias
ANNAPOLIS, MD (April 4, 2023) – Maryland TacoFest is coming to Maryland Hall in Annapolis from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2023. The event will showcase 15 participating taquerias. Attendees will have the option to cast votes for “Best Taco” and “Best Salsa.” In addition to tacos to sample and purchase, there will be drinks, churros, and ice cream. There is no charge to attend. 

Maryland TacoFest is organized by the City of Annapolis, the Office of Community Engagement and Constituent Services of Anne Arundel County, and the Organization of Hispanic/Latin Americans of Anne Arundel County. Sponsors include Mi Lindo Cancun Grill, Señor Chile, the Anne Arundel County Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Salvadoran Commission of Anne Arundel County, and Maryland Hall. This festival will bring together some of the best taco vendors in the state for a day of delicious food, live music, and family-friendly fun.

In addition to food, Maryland Tacofest will feature live music from local bands and artists, a live dancing horse show, a beer and margarita tent, tequila tastings, and family-friendly activities such as face painting, craft stations, a mechanical bull, raffles, and more.

Tickets are free and can be reserved online at Eventbrite or on the day of the event.

Donations are encouraged at the following link with the note TacoFest. All funds raised will go towards OHLA, a non profit organization providing social and family legal services to the Hispanic community for 25 years.

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Interested in becoming an event sponsor? Please email Emanuel Fernández, Executive Director of OHLA at Emanuel@ohlamd.org for more information on sponsorship packages.

Interested in selling your crafts? Fill out this form and we will get back to you as soon as we can: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJGJyKvkyaRyt52RgoYyCPh_4ex7OtfUSjb1RCVaIM0BM0rg/viewform?usp=sf_link

Does your taquería want to join the taco contest or want to volunteer? Find out more by emailing Ismenia Bolivar, Hispanic Community Engagement Coordinador, at icbolivar@annapolis.gov.


Interested in joining our team or volunteering?

Email us your resume and cover letter at INFO@OHLAMD.ORG with the subject line: job/internship opportunity.

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