May 16, 2020 | 11am-10pm | Waterfront Park

    1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101


SoCal TACO FEST will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Waterfront Park in San Diego!

$30 .00

Entrance to SoCal TACO FEST, LIVE Music, LIVE Lucha Libre Wrestling, Chihuahua Races, Chihuahua Beauty Pageant, A Bumpin' Margarita Tent & More! 21+ only so make sure to bring your ID.


General Admission Privileges Plus: Dedicated VIP Gate Entrance, 4 Drink Tickets, VIP Bar, Complimentary Tacos & Desserts at Set Times, Nacho Bar, Private Executive Restrooms, VIP Viewing Lounge/Front Row Concert Access and More!
21+ only so make sure to bring your ID.



  • Dozens of the best taco shops from So Cal in one place.
  • Live music from Flo Rida, The English Beat, B-Side Players, The Flusters and Juanito Ayala!
  • NEW: The Bud Light Seltzer Stage featuring TikiTronic, HeadShine, live karaoke and a gourmet Michelada Bar
  • Baja Stars Lucha Libre wrestling!
  • Chihuahua races and beauty pageant presented by CBX
  • Party in the Corralejo Margarita Cantina with DJ D-Rock!
  • So Cal Taco Fest SELLS OUT every year, don’t miss out



Enjoy your tasty tacos with some LIVE music!

  • Date
  • Event
  • Description
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      11:00 am
    • Event
    • Description
      Come join DJ D-Rock from Z90.3 in the Bumpin’ Margarita Tent to throw back some margs and get your groove on!
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      11:45 am
    • Event
      Juanito Ayala
    • Description
      His musical search is influenced by bands that go from Mano Negra to The Doors as well as by authors such as Víctor Jara or Bob Marley. It is one of the most outstanding voices of a generation of Chilean musicians who have renewed the psychotropic genre-mixing elements of rock, reggae, ska or dub with elements of pop or folklore.
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      2:00 pm
    • Event
      The Flusters
    • Description
      Their live performance offers a bit of a time warp, from the black suits and two-toned shoes to the surf guitar meets 80’s synth blend, The Flusters offer a live music experience unlike anything you will have seen before, a kind of vintage psychedelic sock-hop synth party.
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      4:00 pm
    • Event
      B-Side Players
    • Description
      The B*Side Players have been laying down their own inimitable Latin global funk since they came together in 1994.
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      6:45 pm
    • Event
      The English Beat
    • Description
      The English Beat was founded in Birmingham, England, in 1978. Its music fuses Latin, ska, pop, soul, reggae and punk rock.
    • Date
      May 16, 2020
      8:45 pm
    • Event
      Flo Rida
    • Description
      Feel-good party rapper Flo Rida was one of the best-selling artists of the 2000s, notching a handful of international hit singles and Billboard chart-toppers.


All attendees of the SoCal TACO FEST must be at least 21 years old.

IDs will be checked upon entrance at the gate where tickets are scanned.


  • By entering the event grounds, you expressly assume all risk and danger of personal injury and all other hazards, which include, but are not limited to, property damage arising from or related in any way to the SoCal TACO FEST, whether occurring prior to, during, or after the event
  • Attendees and belongings are subject to search
  • All forms of smoking are strictly prohibited (including but not limited to cigarettes, e-cigs & vapes)
  • By entering the event grounds, you willingly give your permission for the SoCal TACO FEST to capture your image via video and photography for its unrestricted use in all forms of media / marketing
  • Moshing, crowd surfing and stage diving are prohibited
  • Nudity and or exposed body parts is prohibited under California County Code 32.1002
  • Unless otherwise stated below, food and beverage is not included with the price of admission.
  • There are NO REFUNDS for any reason whatsoever on tickets purchased to the SoCAL TACO FEST.
  • SoCal TACO FEST will take place rain or shine


  • One sealed bottle of water (16oz or less)
  • Prescribed medication (in a container with matching ID to be checked at entry)
  • Cell phones
  • Non-professional cameras
  • Bags/Clutches that follow our Clear Bag Policy
  • Blankets/towels
  • Sunscreen
  • Infants or toddlers (or anyone else under 21 years old) are not allowed into the festival
  • Outside food or drink (exception for documented medical needs – must have a doctor’s note with matching ID)
  • Any bags that don’t follow our Clear Bag Policy
  • Cans, coolers, bottles, glass containers, backpacks
  • Pets (guide/service dogs OK)
  • Drugs and drug paraphernalia
  • Audio recording devices, professional photo/video cameras
  • Weapons, firearms, pocket knives, Fireworks or explosives
  • Skateboards, motorized vehicles, bicycles
  • Drones
  • Umbrellas
  • CamelBaks/bladders
  • Lawn Chairs
  • Laser pointers
  • Selfie sticks
  • Chalk, markers, sharpies
  • Stickers, flyers, solicitations
  • testimonial“ The best and biggest Taco Festival in Southern California; go hungry and get ready to dance & party all day and night! ” - Xavier The X-Man, Magic 92.5
  • testimonial“Tacos, margaritas, music and fun all in one place with a bunch of friends makes for a great day!” - Kristi Jagger, Magic 92.5 Mornings
  • testimonial“The best tacos in San Diego with the best view in San Diego at the beautiful Waterfront Park” - Mark Jagger, Magic 92.5 Mornings
  • testimonial“Me and tacos have a love affair, and there’s no better venue to do what I love most—eat tacos—than SoCal Taco Fest. This event is a can’t miss.” - R Dub!, Magic 92.5




All persons and bags are subject to search. Clear tote bags (including handbags/purses) that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12” will be admitted inside after inspection. One-gallon clear plastic freezer or storage bags are also permitted. Small clutch bags or wallets that do not exceed 4.5” x 6.5 “, with or without a handle or strap, may be carried into the venue along with one of the clear bag options (clear tote or storage bag). Oversized bags (i.e. backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, laptop bags, etc.) are prohibited. SoCal Taco Fest does not provide a general area to check bags, coats or any other personal belongings. For a list of other prohibited items, see RULES.