ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT


 

The Indio International Tamale Festival is loaded with excitement. Visitors delight in scrumptious tamales, endless alternative food options, shopping, and all-day entertainment.

Festival fans like to relax while enjoying a variety of dancing shows including traditional Folklorico dancing and line dancing as well as Cheer Groups.

Visitors can enjoy live music on five stages, new to the Festival… two Community Stages for more opportunities to view local talent!

Entertainment Schedule-2016

2017 Attractions

Carnival-Opens Friday 5pm!

Parade-10am Saturday

Live Music

Live Entertainment

Beer Gardens

Art & Wine Garden

Tamale Eating Contest, Best Tamale Contest and NEW!  Best Tamale Flavored by Tabasco(R) Sauce Contest!

Car Show-All Day Saturday

Kiddie Land

Two Community Stages

 

Tamale Eating Contest-Entry Form

PARADE ENTRY BLANK 2017

PARADE FACTS 2017

Community Stage Application 2017

Entertainment Application 2017   *CLOSED* We are no longer accepting applications. 

Car Show Application

Car Show Rules 2017

2014 Car Show Awards
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2014 Best Tamale Awards
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