Hours of all-you-can-eat tacos paired with hours of music? Oh yeah! Or should we say, “Si! Si! Mas tacos! At Tropicalia Music and Taco Festival at The Queen Mary in Long Beach on Saturday, Nov. 11, an impressive lineup included Chicano Batman, Kali Uchis and Los Tigres del Norte. The other half of the festival focused on the culture of tacos and taco eating. Concert-goers were able to enjoy taco samples at no additional charge from more than 20 different taco trucks that catered to all tastes: The possibilities were endless.
So, we’re narrowing it down for you. Here is a list of the five booths that brought the most flair and flavor to Tropicalia, along with info on where to find them.
Most Innovative – Green Truck
The menu includes four tacos and one nacho, with four out of five vegan-friendly. One taco in particular stood out: The Jackfruit Carnitas Taco. The idea that a fruit can become a meat substitute is quite mind-blowing, however Green Truck was able to create a flavorful taco filled with grilled, seasoned jackfruit and a generous topping of cabbage, drizzled with chipotle…