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The Pittsburgh Taco Festival exists to
celebrate the finest handfood known to mankind!

Two Sessions: 12-3PM and 4-7PM.

The Pittsburgh Taco Festival exists to celebrate the finest handfood known to mankind!

Two Sessions: 12-3PM and 4-7PM.

HOW CAN I BUY TICKETS?

Tickets are on-sale now and can be purchased HERE.

**PLEASE NOTE: Purchasing tickets online will incur additional Ticketmaster fees per ticket.

DOES MY $10 GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET INCLUDE TACOS?

The price of tickets goes toward covering the costs of producing an event of this scale; including tent, table, and other rentals; entertainment; facility fees; security; etc. Vendors will be accepting only cash payments, and will keep all the revenues they generate during the festival.

ARE TICKETS REFUNDABLE/TRANSFERABLE?

Refunds will not be issued on any tickets for any reason. Tickets can be transferred to another person other than the name listed on the ticket.

HOW CAN I SIGN UP TO BE A VENDOR AT THE FESTIVAL?

For information about becoming a vendor at the Festival, please contact our team at vendors@pghtacofest.com.

WILL TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT?

We fully expect the event to sell out before the day of the festival. To assure your own tickets,<< buy them now!>> (In the event that any tickets do remain the day of the event, they will be sold at the box office only, on a strictly first-come-first-served basis, for $15 each).

DO YOU HAVE A LIST OF VENDORS?

Yes. Please see the Vendor List HERE. It will be updated as we continue to add great taco vendors, so please check back frequently.

**If your favorite taqueria isn't listed, or yet confirmed, please ask them if they'll be participating in the Pittsburgh Taco Festival next time you visit them!

WILL VENDORS BE ACCEPTING CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS?

All transactions at the festival will be CASH ONLY! You are strongly encouraged to bring ample cash to the event. However, there will be a limited number of ATMs located throughout the venue.

IS THIS A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT?

All ages are welcome at the taco festival. Children ages 5+ require a ticket. We will have a Kids Zone with a bounce house, games, and activities for their enjoyment.

WILL THERE BE VEGETARIAN/VEGAN/GLUTEN-FREE OPTIONS AVAILABLE?

Yes. Some of our vendors have strictly vegetarian/vegan menus. Many others have Vegetarian options on an otherwise traditional menu. Check the Vendor Page for details on the offerings from each vendor.

WHO CAN I CONTACT FOR SPONSORSHIP/ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES?

For information about sponsorship and advertising, please contact our team at PR@pghtacofest.com.

WHO CAN I CONTACT ABOUT MEDIA INQUIRIES?

Please contact Gina Vensel at PR@pghtacofest.com or 412-897-2988.

WILL PARKING BE AVAILABLE?

Parking for Highmark Stadium is located in the west lot of Station Square lying adjacent to the Highmark Stadium office building and underneath the Fort Pitt Bridge. A flat rate applies for all events.Additional parking is available at the following locations in Station Square for standard hourly rates:

Parking garage (across from Sheraton Hotel)
East lot (adjacent to the Smithfield Street Bridge)
West Carson/River Lot (adjacent to the Gateway Clipper Fleet Dock Ramp)
Please contact Highmark Stadium at (412) 224-4900 for information on event bus/van parking.

ARE THERE RESTRICTIONS ON BAGS IN THE STADIUM?

Highmark Stadium does enforce a clear bag policy!

Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12."

One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar)

Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, or 4.5" x 6.5" with or without a handle or strap, may be carried into the stadium along with one of the clear bag options.

New this year: diaper bags will be permitted.

PITTSBURGH TACO FESTIVAL venue

Highmark Stadium at Station Square

address

510 W Station Square Dr,
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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