Fifth Annual Tamales! Holiday Festival at the Pearl
When: Saturday, December 6, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE entrance, $1-$5 per vendor
Where: 303 Pearl Parkway in San Antonio, Texas.
Guests will be invited to experience and savor the tastes, sounds, and sights of the holiday season.
“In its fifth year, the Tamales! Holiday Festival has evolved into a holiday celebration for the city of San Antonio and beyond,” said Pearl’s Chief Marketing Officer Elizabeth Fauerso. “It’s so amazing to see people from all over Texas come together for a day full of entertainment, culture, and cuisine.”
Guests will be able to explore a full range of tamales from more than twenty different tamales vendors, ranging from traditional San Antonio classics to South American and everything in between as culinary students, renowned restaurants and esteemed chefs showcase a blend of innovative twists and classic techniques with tamales.
While savoring the delicious assortment of delicacies, guests will also be able to enjoy live music from the all-star Selena tribute band, Bidi Bidi Banda, and Grammy award-winning Max Baca & Los Texmaniacs at the Pearl amphitheater. For the little ones, there will be a crafts and activities area, presented by The Do Seum, where kids can create cornhusk dolls, participate in fun games and more.