Top Taco is a culinary extravaganza where patrons can sample Unlimited Gourmet Tacos and Signature Cocktails from some of the finest restaurants in New Orleans.

Proceeds from the event benefit One Heart NOLA- Serving Children in Need.


Vote for your favorites to crown four categories of awards: Top Creative Taco, Top Traditional Taco, Top Margarita and Top Creative Cocktail.
With amazing live music, creative tequila lounge areas, and some of the best chefs and mixologists in the city, Top Taco will be the can’t miss festival of the spring.

 

DATE: Thursday, March 23rd  5:30 – 9:30 PM
LOCATION: Riverwalk’s Spanish Plaza

(view on google maps)

 

   

GENERAL ADMISSION $65

 INCLUDES:

6:30 entry

21+ Only

Unlimited Grand Taco and Cocktail Tastings

Tequila Tasting

4 People’s Choice Voting Chips

Live Entertainment 


1ST TASTING $85  

INCLUDES GENERAL ADMISSION AND:

Early entry at 5:30pm to exclusive tasting of Tacos, Cocktails and Tequila

Gates open to general public at 6:30Pm

 

PADDLEWHEELER CREOLE QUEEN

VIP EXPERIENCE $125 

INCLUDES GENERAL ADMISSION AND:

Exclusive 5:30 Entry to the Festival

3-level Private Party w/panoramic
views aboard the Creole Queen

Ten star chefs cooking one-of-a-kind
food for the VIP guests

Live Music by Muevelo

Exclusive Extra Anejo Tequila Tastings

Premium Open Bar provided by Jim Beam Global

Patron XO-infused dessert station

WINNERS

ULTIMATE TOP TACO

Taqueria Chilangos

JUDGES CHOICE

TRADITIONAL TACO

1st Place – Taqueria Chilangos
2nd Place – Canal Street Bistro
3rd Place – Felipe’s Taqueria

CREATIVE TACO

1st Place – Blue Oak BBQ
2nd Place – Kingfish
3rd Place – La Casita

PEOPLE’S  CHOICE

TRADITIONAL TACO

1st Place – Taqueria Chilangos
2nd Place – Tequila House
3rd Place – Felipe’s Taqueria  

CREATIVE TACO

1st Place – Johnny Sanchez
2nd Place – The Rum House
3rd Place – Velvet Cactus

TRADITIONAL MARGARITA

1st Place – Mizado
2nd Place – Johnny Sanchez
3rd Place – Carreta’s

CREATIVE TEQUILA COCKTAIL

1st Place – Mizado
2nd Place – Del Fuego
3rd Place – Butcher

TRADITIONAL MARGARITA

1st Place – Johnny Sanchez
2nd Place – Mizado
3rd Place – Nacho Mama’s

CREATIVE TEQUILA COCKTAIL

1st Place – Tequila House
2nd Place – Masquerade
3rd Place – Barcadia

Title Sponsor

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Presented By

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Food Service provided by

Top Taco Benefits

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THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

AWARDS

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AND JUDGE’S CHOICE FOR:

TOP
CREATIVE
TACO

Who’s taking their taco game to the next level?

TOP
Traditional
TACO

The old stand-by that soars above the rest!

TOP
CREATIVE
COCKTAIL

The best secret recipes!

TOP
TRADITIONAL
MARGARITA

The best of the classics!

RESTAURANTS

SPIRITS & BEVERAGES

 

 

ENJOY LIVE MUSIC BY:

 OTRA

In the VIP Tent

Muevelo