Long Beach and Los Angeles taco pop-ups Renegade Tacos, LBTacos12, Lechon and Corazon LA are the vendors scheduled to seduce your taste buds on Saturday as Trademark Brewing hosts a Taco Throwdown. Each vendor will prepare a signature taco—there will be meat and vegetarian options—for guests to try and then cast a vote for their favorite.
Twenty dollars gets you one taco from each vendor (four), one raffle ticket and a voting token. The $50 VIP pass, which can only be purchased online, also provides four tacos, but ticket holders receive two raffle tickets, a crowler certificate that must be redeemed on Saturday, Nov. 16 and a Trademark Brewing T-shirt. Raffle prizes include guest passes to Trademark’s neighbor, Long Beach Rising, an indoor climbing gym, as well as other merch.
Another great thing: Beer, obviously. You’re at Trademark Brewing. They’ll have a selection including a new blonde ale, a new IPA and their fan-favorite, 10 Hour Stout.
Giving us a moment’s pause: In addition to guests getting to cast their vote for best taco, a panel of celebrity judges will be offering their opinions on “whose tacos take the torta,” including the Post’s very own food writer, Brian Addison, former Bachelor contestant Bekah M and one judge yet to be announced.
The Taco Throwdown starts at 2 p.m. at Trademark Brewing; 233 E. Anaheim St. Tickets are $20 online (presale ends on Nov. 15) and $27 at the door; for more info, click here.
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