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Taco & Tequila Fiesta
Cinco De Mayo at SoCal
We celebrated Cinco de Mayo with our second annual Taco & Tequila Fiesta in May 2019. Thanks to everyone who joined us!
The Fiesta takeover saw SoCal transformed into a Mexican-themed wonderland bursting with colour, vibrant florals and sombreros galore. Kicking-off the celebrations was a weekend-long soiree with live music, cocktail specials and free flower crowns up for grabs when you got yourself an Olmeca ALTOS tequila cocktail.
The week following brought a line-up of interactive events including a hilarious night of comedy, an all-you-can-eat taco extravaganza, a tequila masterclass, the hottest chilli eating contest on the North shore, and a paired taco and tequila degustation dinner.
LET'S TACO 'BOUT EVENTSTacos & Tequila all week long
Saturday 4 May
Señors and señoritas enjoyed Olmeca ALTOS Margarita specials, free flower crowns with Margarita purchases, followed by Mexican-themed live music and dancing late into the night!
Sunday 5 May
Our popular Sunday Unplugged session had a Spanish twist, which saw smooth ‘acústico’ live music entertaining people all afternoon!
Want more? Check out our regular Sunday session line-up here and come back for more!
Monday 6 May
We partnered with comedy savants LaughMob who dished up a lively line-up of hilarious comedians, which saw the terrace roaring with laughter all night long!
Want to LOL some more? We’ll be launching monthly comedy nights soon! Sign up here.
Tuesday 7 May
You guys sure love your tacos! Another sold out all-you-can-eat event kept us on our toes as tacos poured out of the kitchen, alongside $10 Margies all night long!
Need another taco fix? Join us for Taco Tuesdays, guac the deets here.
Wednesday 8 May
Our talented friends at Olmeca ALTOS took over the terrace for an intimate tequila cocktail masterclass, where guests got to build their own Palomas while learning about the history of the plant based spirit.
Want to host your own masterclass? Book an event with us! Find out more here.
Thursday 9 May
This years chilli comp was ON FIRE! 🔥 With 11 brave contestants coming from all over town, we consumed some of the hottest chilli in the world including the Carolina Reaper – with a year to prep, will you be brave enough for next years contest?
Stay tuned for registration details!
Friday 10 May
Back by popular demand, our degustation dinner was a fancy affair attracting the the best Taco & Tequila connoisseurs! Guests were treated to bespoke tacos paired with tequila cocktails. Check out the menu here and get in touch if you want us to host another feast!