Taco ’bout a good time! Get ready for Taco Libre Austin, a big taco celebration taking place on Saturday, May 12 in Downtown Austin’s Republic Square Park featuring food from our best local taquerias along with some lucha libre wrestling and live music, too! This one-day taco fest takes places from 3-10 p.m. You’ll be able to feast on a variety of $2 tacos ranging from traditional to contemporary, with plenty of veggie options as well.

Does your Mom love tacos? This family-friendly event happens to take place on the day before Mother’s Day and just might be the perfect outing for the special Mom or Grandma in your life.

While you’re sampling tacos, enjoy music from Jenny and the Mexicats, Gina Chavez and more. You can also watch exciting luche libre wrestling matches.

Check out the video below for a peek at what to expect:

 –> Admission: Tickets to Taco Libre Austin are $16 for adults, $10 for ages 6-12, and free for ages 5 & under. Take note that ticket prices increase to $22 for adults on the day of the event, so you can save with an advanced purchase.  Get your tickets online here.

–> Giveaway: We have a family 4-pack of General Admission tickets to give to a lucky reader. Please enter below. Good luck! Entering the giveaway will add you to our twice-weekly email list where you’ll get all the latest news on family fun in Austin.

This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered! Congrats to Christine for winning!


* Cover photo features tacos from Kesos Taco House, photo from the Taco Libre Austin Facebook page