FAQ | Southern Tequila and Taco Festival


What is it about?

Sample tequilas, margaritas, mojitos and beer, enjoy food from area restaurants selling tacos and other specialty dishes, and listen to great live music! Your purchase will include tokens to sample tequila, get  cocktails or beer, as well as 2 food tickets for tacos. Don’t worry, if you run out of tokens, we will have more for sale, and food tickets can be purchased separately, as well. Please remember to drink responsibly.

When is this event?

Friday, April 28th, 2017, from 6 to 9 pm (Advanced Early Admission entry time is 5:00pm)

Where is it?

Gander Mountain Parking Lot
11501 Parkside Drive
Knoxville, TN 37934

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Is it outside?

Yes, it is rain or shine. There will be tents and seating.

How much is it?

$50 – Advanced Early Admission

$35 – Advanced General Admission

$40 – At the Door General Admission

$10 – Designated Drivers

When should I get there?

6:00 PM for Advanced General and At The Door admission

5:00 PM for Advanced Early admission

What if I want to bring the family?

Unfortunately this event is 21 and over only. (ID’s will be checked at the entrance)

What if I don’t drink?

There will be non-alcoholic beverages as well, and there is a Designated Driver ticket option for $10.

Will there be food?

Yes. Many area Mexican restaurants will be selling tacos and other specialty items, and your ticket will include 2 food tickets!

Is there anything to drink besides tequila?

Absolutely! There will be a craft beer booth from The Casual Pint, and Dos Equis and Tecate, as well as Miller Lite, all of which will be on hand! Costco will be there with non-alcoholic beverages, too.

When can I buy tickets?

Right now! You can purchase tickets online today.

I’m coming in from out of town. Where should I stay?

McKibbon Hotels in Turkey Creek is offering discounted rates as well as Fairfield Inn on Campbell Station Road. Just tell them you are coming to the festival!

For any other info, contact us!

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