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Atascadero's 8th Annual Tamale Festival

May 4, 2024

11am - 7pm


The City of Atascadero is pleased to announce the Atascadero Tamale Festival will be returning on May 4, 2024! 


Get ready for everything you've come to expect from this annual event favorite:  a variety of delicious traditional, gourmet and sweet tamales from local restaurants (as well restaurants from across California),  margaritas (and a host of other adult beverages), merchandise vendors, live music, "best" tamale, tamale eating and pet costume contests, photo opportunities, and more!


The event is FREE to attend and fun for all ages. For more information, visit


WANT TO BE A VENDOR - If you'd like to be a vendor at the 8th Annual Tamale Festival, please complete the appropriate form below.



Registration closes on April 15, 2024.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY! To sponsor the 2024 Tamale Festival, please complete and return the form below.  


Tamale Festival Sponsorship Application


For questions, please call (805) 470-3490 or email:


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