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

The PLEASE Foundation provides mentoring, leadership training, and scholarships to at-risk students in New Orleans. The Foundation provides all the tools necessary for students to attend and succeed in college preparatory high schools. The ultimate goal is for each student to be accepted into college and achieve their greatest potential.

Click www.pleasefoundation.org for more information.

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 is the can’t miss festival of the spring.

Date: Thursday, October 28th, 2021
Location: LaFreniere Park

(3000 Downs Blvd, Metairie, LA 70003)

 

   

GENERAL ADMISSION

$75

 INCLUDES:

7:00 entry

21+ Only

Unlimited Grand Taco and Cocktail Tastings

Tequila Tasting

4 People’s Choice Voting Chips

Live Entertainment 

 

1ST TASTING

$95

INCLUDES GENERAL ADMISSION AND:

Early entry at 6:00 to exclusive tasting
of Tacos, Cocktails and Tequila

Gates open to general public at 7:00pm

 

VIP EXPERIENCE
$125 

EL TESORO PRESENTS

“A NIGHT IN PARADISO”

Exclusive 6:00 Entry to the Festival

Private Shaded Lounge Area Featuring El Tesoro Tequila and cocktails from the Black Duck Bar

Featured Chefs from Dickie Brennan’s Family of Restaurants sampling gourmet tacos for VIP guests

Climate Controlled Restroom Trailer

Exclusive Extra Anejo Paradiso Tastings from brand ambassador Tyler Wang

Premium Open Bar presented by Beam Suntory

Dessert Station

   

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

 2021 Competing Restaurants

ASIAN OUTDOOR KITCHEN • AVO TACO • BAR TONIQUE • CASA BORREGA • LA COCINITACROW & PITCHER • CRAWFISH KING SEAFOOD & BBQ • EL CUCUY • EL PASO MEXICAN GRILL • ESPIRITU • THE FILLMORE • HABANEROS THE HANGERHOTEL FONTENOT’S PEACOCK ROOM • HOWLIN’ WOLF • JOHNNY SANCHEZ • THE JOINT • JUSTINELIBERACION NOLALOS JEFES • LAS MORRITAS TAQUERIA • LULA RESTAURANT DISTILLERY • MR. TEQUILA • NOLA CAYE • NOLA CRAWFISH KING SEAFOOD & BBQ • PALM&PINE • PARLAY’S W/BILLY WRIGHT’S MANUEL’S STYLE TAMALES • PEDRO’S TACO & TEQUILA BARTHE RENDON INNSECRET BIRRIASHENANIGAN’S • THE SMOKING OYSTER • SOUTHERN’S • TABLE AND TAPTACOS DEL CARTELTACOS PARA LA VIDA • TAQUERIA LA LUCHA • TCHOUP TCHOUP • TCHEFUNCTES • TRENASSE • VELVET CACTUS

EL TESORO VIP “NIGHT IN PARADISO”

DESSERTS BY MAYHEW BAKERY • LOCAL GROUNDS • LITTLE MAMA’S SWEETS & TREATS

SPIRITS & BEVERAGES

2021 PARTICIPATING SPIRITS

 

1800 TEQUILA • Avión BABE WINE • BIG EASY BUCHA • EL BUHOCASAMIGOS • CAZADORES • CENOTE • CORONA SELTZER • CORRALEJO • CUERVO TRADICIONAL • DON JULIO • GHOST TEQUILA • GRAN CENTENARIO • HERRADURA • HORNITOS • HUSSONG’S • EL JIMADOR • HAPPY RAPTOR DISTILLING • MAESTRO DOBEL • MILAGRO • MODELO ESPECIAL • Olmeca Altos • PATRÓNPatrón Citronge • TEREMANAEL TESORO • TRES AGAVES • TRES GENERACIONES • VILLA ONE • WHO DAT SPIRITS

 

 

MEZCAL TENT

400 CONEJOS • EL BUHO • CASAMIGOS • CREYENTE • DEL MAGUEY • ESTANCIA RAICILLA • NOBLE COYOTE • PELOTÓN DE LA MUERTE • QUIERME MUCHO • SOTOL COYOTE

 

 

 

ENJOY LIVE MUSIC BY:

 OTRA

In the VIP

Darcy Malone & the Tangle

MORE TO COME!

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