What is Tacofest

Waterloo region’s premiere event bringing samples of the best taco and beverage creations together with live entertainment in a unique venue, a guaranteed great time!

Featuring local restaurants and their finest tacos, local craft breweries serving their best brews, music, face painting, and more. Every-year, trophies are awarded by our expert panel of judges, and you – the attendees. Tacofest promises to rock Waterloo Region for the 11th year once again.

what is community support connections

All proceeds from Tacofest go directly to Community Support Connections. Community Support Connections is a non-profit organization that promotes the health of the whole person – mind and body – through support services. Serving over 6,600 seniors and people with disabilities in Waterloo Region, their aim is to enable people to live at home with independence and dignity. Community Support Connections is creating a community where everyone feels at home – valued, connected, and empowered.

When and where

Join us for the 11th annual Tacofest on Friday June 14th, 2024 at the Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum (10 Huron Road, Kitchener) from 6PM-10PM. 


Tickets include parking, unlimited tacos from our region’s celebrated local restaurants, snacks like gourmet cotton candy, entertainment, and activities. Additionally, you’ll have access to our region’s top-notch beverage vendors (beer sold for $1 per 4.5 oz pour) as well as an opportunity vote for your favourite taco and brew of the night (and help your favourite win a glorious trophy).

How to buy tickets

Tickets will be available on Monday May 6th, 2024 at noon, here. Note that this is a 19+ event and valid photo ID will be required to enter.