Tacos & Tunes Music Fest presented by Caballeros de Yuma is one of the largest food and entertainment event drawing spectators from all over! The event kicks off on Thursday evening, September 23rd in downtown Yuma on Main Street for the Pre-Party and the Famous Salsa Contest! Head down to Main Street and check out who will be crowned the next winner!
Jump on over to the Desert Sun Stadium on Friday, September 24th when gates open at 3pm. Come hungry as we anticipate over 60 Food Vendors, Carnival Rides for the kids plus enjoy music from nationally known Mariachi acts!
Starting off Friday evening with the Grammy Award winning Mariachi Divas!! Following by world’s first and only heavy metal mariachi band – Metalachi! Closing up the evening with Sonora Dinomita famous for their cumbia music!
Be sure to head back to the Stadium on Saturday, September 25th – same great food, rides and fun plus a whole new entertainment lineup! Kicking off the day at 11am with local musical acts from the area – leading into Yuma’s one and only Side Hustle Band opening up for the multi award winning Liquid Blue indie pop cover band. This group has played in more than 500 cities and 100 countries and received a Guiness World Record!
Lastly, closing up the evening with the famous Country Music Artist Michael Ray! Don’t miss his performance as he makes Yuma, AZ part of his Just the Way I Am tour! In four short years, Ray has built an impressive foundation. Three No. 1 songs “Kiss You in the Morning,” “Think a Little Less,” and “One That Got Away,” plus “Get to You” and “Her World or Mine,” brings his tally to five Gold-certified singles. His newest song “Picture” is a tribute to lost loved ones which follows his latest single “Whiskey and Rain”. Proof that heartbroken wallowing can feel good if it swings, “Whiskey and Rain” has garnered over eight million streams since its release, cementing Ray as the ideal bridge between vintage country cool and modern country’s best sounds.