By 1812Blockhouse

This is the latest in our series of Summer Road Trips, representing day trips from Richland County that can provide unique experiences. As always, we remind our readers that wonderful attractions and happenings abound in Richland County; find out about those at this link.

The Columbus Taco Fest, now in its 5th year, is proud to announce its return this weekend. The event will take place at Genoa Park and will feature a diverse array of taco vendors, live music, games, and activities for all ages, all while benefiting the Columbus Diaper Coalition.

This celebration of the city’s culinary diversity is a beloved tradition in Columbus, and we are excited to once again provide the community with an opportunity to sample the delicious offerings of local taco vendors. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the Columbus Diaper Coalition, an organization dedicated to providing diapers to families in need.

“The Columbus Taco Fest has become a staple of the city’s food scene, and we are thrilled to continue this tradition for another year,” said event organizer Hugo Albornoz. “We are dedicated to providing a festive and inclusive atmosphere for all attendees, while also giving back to the community through our partnership with the Columbus Diaper Coalition. We look forward to welcoming the community to this celebration of the city’s culinary diversity.”

In addition to the food vendors, the event will feature live music from local bands and performers, as well as games and activities for all ages. VIP experiences and additional perks may be available for purchase.

The Columbus Taco Fest is a family-friendly event and is open to all ages. Admission is free and no tickets are required.

A list of participating taco trucks, live music lineup, and more information is available at Taco lovers can follow @columbustacofest and #ColumbusTacoFest on Instagram and Facebook for all the latest Columbus Taco Fest updates.

Saturday, May 20, noon to 10 PM.
Sunday, May 21, noon to 8 PM.
Genoa Park – 303 W. Broad St., Columbus

About the Columbus Taco Fest

With its delicious offerings and top-notch entertainment, Columbus Taco Fest is the perfect way to escape the ordinary and immerse yourself in a world of flavorful treats and exciting festivities. Whether you’re a seasoned taco aficionado or simply seeking a fun-filled getaway, the festival has something for everyone.

The Festival Mission: The Columbus Taco Fest® strives to become a regionally and nationally recognized event, offering a distinctive blend of Mexican cuisine and exceptional entertainment that draws visitors and drives local economic development. The festival’s overarching goals also include working closely with and supporting non-profit organizations. To learn more visit

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