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Taco Truck Throwdown


Chukchansi Park
1800 Tulare St Fresno, CA 93721

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Taco Truck Throwdown Schedule

Friday, July 28:Taco trucks will be both inside the stadium gates and along H Street, as the perimeter for admission to that night's game will be extended. Game time will be a 7:05 p.m. first pitch, with all gates opening at 5 p.m. Friday's game will also feature an amateur qualifier taco-eating contest, with the top finishers advancing to Major League Eating's World Championship the following day, if they can stomach it.Friday Night Fireworks: That night's fireworks display will be presented by Brightwood College. 

Saturday, July 29:  With the team on the road and the stadium open, day two of Taco Truck Throwdown 7 will be a day-long event with the following attractions: Major League Eating: The same governing body which oversees the World Hot Dog Eating Championship at Coney Island in Brooklyn, NY each July 4 is bringing the Taco Eating World Championship to the Taco Capital of the World, Fresno, CA. Many of the country's and planet's most accomplished eaters will compete for the crown, alongside local amateurs who will attempt to qualify during night one on Friday.  

· Entertainment: Houston, TX native and rapper/record producer/comedian/taco connoisseur Chingo Bling will headline Saturday's performers.  

· Live music: Light Thieves, Los Hooligans, Groupo Desvelado, Force Em, The Box and more to be announced will perform at Chukchansi Park throughout the day.

· 40 or more taco trucks: The full compliment of taco trucks at Friday's game will return for the day'son Saturday, which will feature taco trucks and other vendors on the field in a more festival-type environment.

Saturday's event will take place from 2 p.m. to midnight. 

TICKETS: Tickets for the Friday, July 28 game vs. New Orleans may be purchased as any other Fresno Grizzlies/Tacos tickets are purchased, online at FresnoGrizzlies.com anytime, or at the Chukchansi Park ticket office during a game or during business hours.  Tickets for Saturday, July 29 are $10 apiece. 

Phone: 559-320-4487

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