Victoria’s Fiesta Latina Folklore Dancers are part of the entertainment on tap for the annual Taco, Tequila and Margarita Fiesta, set for Nov. 16 at the Victoria Public Market. Photo contributed

Victoria’s Fiesta Latina Folklore Dancers are part of the entertainment on tap for the annual Taco, Tequila and Margarita Fiesta, set for Nov. 16 at the Victoria Public Market. Photo contributed

It’s a Mexican culinary celebration in Victoria!

Taco, Tequila and Margarita Fiesta takes over the Victoria Public Market the evening of Nov. 16

A taste of Mexico comes to the Victoria Public Market on Nov. 16, as the Taco, Tequila and Margarita Fiesta brings food, fun and musical entertainment that’ll make it feel like a Puerto Vallarta Saturday night.

Headlining the music side of things is Mariachi Los Dorados from Vancouver, plus Victoria’s Fiesta Latina Folklore Dancers and DJ Boitano will keep the festivities lively.

Tacos of all shapes and sizes are a part of the annual Taco, Tequila and Margarita Fiesta. Photo contributed

Staged by Truffles Catering and Taco Stand, the fiesta runs from 7-11 p.m. and allows you to pair all kinds of flavourful food and drink. Not only is Phillips Brewing Co. creating an original cerveza for the event, Truffles’ spirit specialists are hosting a tequila tasting and education on site that will help participants better understand the complexity of this spirit and the wide variety of options out there.

The fiesta is open to patrons 19-over. Tickets cost $47.25 (plus service charge) and include one drink ticket and two food tickets. Additional drink and food tickets are $5 each. Find them online at ticketrocket.co.



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