NOLA Weekend: What to expect at Top Taco

NOLA Weekend: What to expect at Top Taco

(WVUE) - If you love tacos and tequila, you can enjoy both at New Orleans' first taco festival -- Top Taco. Get ready to check it out on Thursday, March 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Riverwalk's Spanish Plaza.

Some of the city's hottest restaurants and mixologists will compete for top honors in four categories: Top Creative Taco, Top Traditional Taco, Top Creative Cocktail and Top Margarita.

Festival attendees will select a people's choice award winner as well. General admission starts at $65.

Tickets are $85 for first tasting and $125 for VIP.

Here's some what you can expect at this inaugural festival: