First Taco Fest A Big Success With Winning Tacos Announced

Taco Fest “People’s Choice Award” winners were Casa Chavez with their Street Taco. (Photo Credit: Rock Springs URA

Rock Springs, WY (5/13/19) Last Saturday’s first-ever Taco Fest proved to be a big success. The event was put on by the Rock Springs Main Street/Urban Renewal Agency at the Bunning Freight Station in Downtown Rock Springs.

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According to Chad Banks of the Rock Springs URA, over 2,000 tacos were served during the six-hour event. Those attending sampled tacos from Smith’s Food & Drug, Fiesta Guadalajara, Casa Chavez, Papa Murphy’s and Taco Time. The fiesta also featured music, games, and Mexican beer and sodas from Western Wyoming Beverages.

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During the fund-raising event, attendees had their chance to vote for their favorite taco.  The People’s Choice Award went to Casa Chavez with their Street Taco. Other awards, selected by a panel of judges, include:

Best Traditional Taco – Super Tortas Mina

Best Veggie Taco – Casa Chavez

Most Creative Taco – Smith’s Food & Drug.

Congratulations all!