06. August 2017 - 10:00 till 17:00
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Taco Tour on Lake Street 2017 | Lake Street Mpls | Sunday, 06. August 2017

Welcome to the 4th annual Taco Tour on Lake Street! Discover the spicy flavors of the Latino food district on Lake Street by touring authentic restaurants offering their own versions of the iconic Mexican specialty: TACOS!

(1) Register at http://tacotouronlakestreet.com/ before 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 5, or pay $2 in cash at the registration booth in the Kmart parking lot on Nicollet and Lake on Sunday, August 6.

(2) Pick up your two taco tickets, a map, and catch a shuttle or bike to the greenway from the registration booth. Use the tickets before 5:00 p.m. for delicious tacos and enjoy the live performances while you eat!

New this year: The Latinx Arts Tour on Lake Street!

The Latinx Arts Tour on Lake Street is a series of performances by local Latinx artists that will be stationed at the Taco Tour’s participating restaurants throughout the day.

When is this?
August 6, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the Taco Tour.

How do I sign up?
No signup required! Anyone can come see the artists. For the Taco Tour however you can register at the K-Mart on Nicollet and Lake for free van rides and $1 tacos at the participating restaurants, or register online here: http://www.tacotouronlakestreet.com/

Who is performing?
*Be sure to check back on this list the day before the event to catch any additions, changes, or cancellations.*
*These times are approximate and can be affected by artist set up and travel time.*

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

11:00 - 11:30 MN Canta at Taquería La Hacienda on 3rd Ave. and Lake St. (by BMO Harris Bank)

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

12:00 - 1:15 Michael D’ Fernandez (singer) Midtown Global Market by La Loma and Salsa a la Salsa
12:00 - 12:30 Janet Nightingale Rojas (singer), Las Mojarras on 15th and Lake
12:00 - 12:30 Mariachi Mi Tierra (band), La Mexicana on Bloomington and Lake
12:30 - 1:30 **** Mexico (band), Las Mojarras on 15th and Lake

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

1:30 - 2:00 Bomba Karaya Guey (Taino Afro Boricua dance) at Midtown Global Market by Salsa a la Salsa and La Loma

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

2:00 - 2:30 Kalpulli Mexica Yolotl (Mexica dancing) in Taquería Los Ocampo on Chicago and Lake
2:00 - 2:30 Charlie Ivañez (tropical and Cumbia artist) at Taco Taxi on 15th and Lake
2:30 - 3:00 Israel Aranda y Tlahtoki Xochimeh (San Jorocho music) at Taco Taxi on 15th and Lake
2:30 - 3:00 Iña Yuka (music duo) Midtown Global Market by Salsa a la Salsa and La Loma Tamales
2:30 - 3:00 La Comparsa Quetzali de Cuautla Morelos (Chinelo Dance) at La Hacienda on 3rd Ave. and Lake St. (by BMO Harris Bank)
2:45 - 3:15 Michael D’ Fernandez (singer) in Taquería Los Ocampo on Chicago and Lake

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

3:15 - 3:45p Israel Aranda y Tlahtoki Xochimeh (San Jorocho music) at El Chinelo on 4th and Lake.
3:00 - 3:30p Gerardo Moreno (music) at El Nuevo Rodeo on 27th and Lake (entrance on Lake)
3:45 - 4:15p Patricia Allende (singer) at El Chinelo on 4th and Lake.

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
4:00p- 4:30p Rafael Rivera y Sus Joyas Norteñas (band) at El Nuevo Rodeo on 27th and Lake (entrance on Lake)
4:00 - 4:30 Mexico Lindo (folk dance), La Mexicana on Bloomington and Lake
4:30 - 5:30 René Thompson (salsa dance), Sonora Grill on 33rd and Lake