The Premier South Texas Food Festival Returns!

Taste McAllen is the premier South Texas food festival where guests can enjoy mouth-watering signature bites from over 20 local chefs, top rated food trucks, independent and chain restaurants unique to our region.


To purchase tickets, please visit: (service fees will apply).

Taste McAllen’s mission is to support and highlight the restaurant community by showcasing the diverse culinary talents of the region. The restaurant lineup includes 5A Ronda, Bella Mia, Bonhomia, Costa Mesa, Curry Box, Joelen’s, La Jaiba, Macaroni Grill, Ronin Ramen Noodle Bar, University Draft House, Wing Barn, Palenque and Fazoli’s, along many others.

Individual tickets are $75 each. Attendees can enjoy signature bites from all the participating vendors, along with beer, wine, and soft drinks included with General Admission access. Live music, photo opportunities and other activations will also be available.

VIP Sponsors will receive access to a special designated area with a food presentation by award-winning restaurateur Chef Larry Delgado from House, Wine & Bistro, SALT-New American Table and Salomé on Main. 

For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Vice President of Economic Development Jorge Sanchez at 956-682-2871 or email

Special Thank You to Our Sponsors