Attending famous Los Angeles International Tamale Festival
The month of November has always been exciting for Los Angeles with many events taking place. One such event is the Mexican culinary fest. So, why not book cheap flights to Los Angeles and attend the renowned Los Angeles International Tamale Festival.
This annual Mexican culinary fest is held in November at the Exposition Park, which is located across the street from the University of Southern California south of Downtown Los Angeles. This 160-acre park features numerous museums, famous sporting venues and a rose garden. This expansive park is the best venue for the Los Angeles International Tamale Festival.
The Los Angeles International Tamale Festival started in 2008. The three-day celebration attracts tamale lovers on a grand scale and is a festivity of everything involving tamales. The festival attracts nearly 35,000 visitors from the United States and other countries around the world every year. Numerous tamale competitions and tasting extravaganzas take place throughout the 3-day festivities. The festival also features live music, kids’ activities and entertainment zone.
Apart from the Los Angeles International Tamale Festival, another Mexican event worth attending is the Mariachi Festival. This free-to-attend festival is a grand celebration of the famed mariachi folk music from Mexico taking place in November every year. The festival will be held on November 24, 2013. The day-long festival sees local mariachi groups stage splendid performances.