The Indio International Tamale Festival(R) is one of the Top 10 All-American Food Festivals according to the Food Network.The festival is held the first full weekend in December every year. Your participation in this event is a great opportunity to share your products and services with over 120,000 people.

If you’re interested in becoming a vendor, please email to be added to the mailing list.


Returning Vendor Applications Available July 15, 2018

New Vendor Applications Available August 15, 2018

2017 Contest Winners

Best Tamale Contest Winners  

          BEST TAMALE WINNERS 2017_FB          

  Best Tamale Flavored by Tabasco® Sauce Contest Winners



Vendors will be accepted on a first come, first paid basis.  2018 applications coming soon.