Tacotopia at the Track: The Search For The Best Taco
Join us in our continued search to find the best taco at our second Tacotopia at the Track on Sunday, September 3, 2018 at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. Try signature tacos from more than 40 of the best restaurants and food trucks from San Diego, TJ and LA as they compete for your vote for ‘Best Taco’. Each attendee will be given a token to place in the voting box of their favorite vendor. The vendor with the most votes wins, and winners will be announced live at the end of the event! While you eat your weight in tacos, you can also enjoy live music and the excitement of the races. The event will take place from 1pm-4pm, the party will be happening, rain or shine.
Choose from two ticket options:
General Admission: 18+ only. Valid from 1PM-4PM and includes tacos from all participating vendors. Discounted pre-sale tickets available for a limited time.
VIP Ticket: 18+ only. Valid from 12PM-4PM (early admittance) and includes tacos from all participating vendors. Discounted pre-sale tickets available for a limited time.
- When: Sunday, September 3rd, 2018 (rain or shine)
- Time: 1-4pm
- Address: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd Del Mar, CA 92014 (Del Mar Race Track)
- Early Bird: General Admission; 1pm (18+ ONLY): $20
- Early Bird: VIP; 12pm (18+ ONLY): $30
- PROMO CODE: Save $5 OFF each ticket purchase with promo code: YNC
- Contest Below: Enter to win 2 FREE tickets
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Tacotopia Ticket Includes
- All you can eat signature tacos 1-4pm
- Admission to the races
- Steve Aoki concert on Sunday, September 3, 2018 (EVENT ADMISSION IS FOR 18+ ONLY!)
Additional Event Info
- Please bring a hard copy of your Tacotopia at the Track ticket to The Reader booth at will-call. Will-Call will be near the Run Admission Gates (look for signage), in order to receive your wristband and an entry ticket to the races.
- Admission for this event is 18+ ONLY. No pets allowed. RAIN OR SHINE.
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