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Tacos ‘n Tequila

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and H-E-B feature live music and 10 of the area’s top local restaurants creating custom craft cocktails with Embajador Tequila. The event will also feature tacos made by The Republic of the Rio Grande, Palenque Grill and H-E-B, which will include shrimp, fish, beef and quesadillas.

Anyone 21 years and over can partake in Tacos ‘n Tequila for $30 or pay $45 pre-sale and also attend the “Sizzling in the Tropics” BBQ Cook-off scheduled for the following day, March 9 from noon to 5 p.m. The cook-off will feature 30 local BBQ Cook-off teams competing to see who creates the best chicken wings, pulled pork, ribs, brisket, charro beans and pan de campo. Attendees can sample all the meats plus a beverage garden and live music performed by four local bands. The cook-off will also feature a classic car show by the South Texas MOPAR Car Club.

Tickets for “Sizzling in the Tropics” BBQ Cook-off are $20. Children 10 and under accompanied by an adult eat free.

Tickets for both events may be purchased online via Ticket Leap.


McAllen Chamber of Commerce


McAllen Chamber of Commerce
1200 Ash Ave.
McAllen, TX 78501 United States
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