2 ticketed sessions available each day to choose from:
Friday, June 24
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday, June 25
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday, June 26
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. – 8 p.m.
The summer kickoff event is here! The 3rd Annual Michigan Taco Fest, presented by CV Events and produced by the nonprofit organization, Friends of the Castle, is returning to Canterbury Village in Lake Orion in June!
This event is bigger than ever!
Taking place on the 21 acres of Canterbury Village AND expanding to Wildwood Amphitheater across the street. Two great properties combining to bring you the largest Taco Fest in the Midwest!
Once again, the original Michigan Taco Fest will welcome thousands of guests from all over the country for 3 days of TACO’S, 7 stages of entertainment and activities
, over 40 tequilas, and endless amount of delicious food and fun!
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There will be Mariachi bands strolling around, signature Mexican dishes and desserts, several contests including Taco and Hot Pepper Eating, Taco Song writing and Cutest Chihuahua contests, Lucha Libre wrestling, mechanical bull challenge, lawn games, Pinata Play area, Sombrero decorating contest and more! Enjoy some Margarita Madness, relax in our Siesta Station, embrace the Hispanic cultural through Spanish lessons, take part in dance lessons taught by professional dance instructors teaching you Salsa, Rumba, Cha-Cha, and other classics. Enter the Salsa zone and enjoy some creations form the best salsa makers around. Show-stopping entertainment and activities on the 7 stages throughout featuring live bands, acoustic performances, dedicated demonstration stage showcasing cooking from some of the area’s top Mexican restaurants, Margarita Making, Pinata making, and a dedicated Kids stage and Kids zone with bounce houses, face painting, and family entertainment.
Michigan Taco Fest is known to showcase an unparalleled selection of unique cuisines, desserts, food trucks, and of course a large array of Tacos. Enjoy a large selection of adult beverages such as cervezas, margaritas, Palomas, specialty cocktails, and many tequilas to choose from. The 3rd Annual Michigan Taco Fest is loaded with endless entertainment, a lineup that’s fit for all ages featuring some of the region’s most impressive talent, contests, and mucho more!
Come cast your vote to crown People's Choice for Michigan's Best Taco!
Each attendee will vote on "Best Taco" while a distinguished panel of judges and VIPs will vote on other foodie categories:
* Best overall
* Best meat, seafood, and veggie tacos
* Best breakfast burrito
* Best dessert taco
* Most creative taco
* Best Salsa
$5* per person for advance online ticket purchases
$10 per person at the event
Children under 3, Veterans & active-duty members with military ID get in FREE*
*Additional service fees will apply
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
Event is hosted rain, snow, or shine.
Tickets are sold in sessions and only valid during those assigned times.
Printed tickets or showing tickets on your phone are both accepted.
Children under 3, military and veterans are FREE*. *Admission is FREE, service fees will apply. Online registration is required. Military ID will also be required to be shown at the event entrance. FREE admission is for that individual only and their guests must purchase advance tickets online.
Parking is $5. Parking fees will be charged during initial ticket purchase.