A new festival that features the best margaritas Southern California, a fun lineup of local and national concert acts, a Cornhole Tournament with cash payouts, and a Showcase Stage featuring the best tequila, cooking demonstrations, and interactive experiences.
Margarita Fest will be the perfect blend of an upscale environment that defines the laid-back atmosphere San Diegans love. More details be found atwww.SDMargFest.com.
Everclear– Everclear has considerable success including 11 studio releases and a 1998 Grammy nomination. Their successful ‘90s alt-rock hits include Santa Monica and Father of Mine.
Garratt Wilkin & the Parrotheads– Billed as the #1 Jimmy Buffett tribute act in the nation, The Parrotheads have headlined fairs, festivals, corporate events, concert series and private engagements across the United States.
One Drop Redemption– One Drop Redemption is the 'Premiere' Bob Marley & the Wailers Tribute show.Their all-star lineup of reggae musicians tour the country playing crowd favorites from Marley’s long list of iconic songs.
Alinea– ALINEA (ah-lin-ee-ah) means "new train of thought" and that is expressed with their original music and sound which is considered alternative rock with a touch of surf.
Spazmatics– All the awesome sounds, styles, and way cool dance steps from the 1980’s decade we’d love to forget define the Spazmatics!! Complete with skinny ties, Brill Creamed hair, and horn-rimmed glasses, The Spazmatics recapture all the best.
Pan Paradise Steel Drum Band– Steel Drum Band extraordinary! Pan Paradise Steel Drum Band has a collective playing experience of over 130 years! Performing classic Reggae, Calypso, Soca, Jazz, Pop, and Latin, the band has performed throughout Southern California.
In partnership with the American Corn Hole Association,Margarita Fest will put on one of San Diego’s largest Cornhole Tournamentswith a cash payout to the top three teams. Cornhole enthusiasts can register at SDMargFest.com to participate. The entry fee for two players is $120 which includes admission to the event. Thirty-two teams will participate, and matches will begin at noon.
Who really makes the best margarita?We’ll find out at Marg Fest where the best bartenders from local restaurants will compete in the Best Of contest. And DJs from the seven iHeart Radio stations will also see if they stack up in making their own crafted margaritas.
The Showcase stage will also feature programmed activities including dancing, tequila-inspired cooking and mixing lessons and the Best Margarita competition.
Besides all of the great activities at SD Marg Fest, fans will be able to enjoy a wide variety of margaritas. A giant Club Margarita will be bumping all day with a live DJ and dancing. Marg Fest will also feature five Margarita Lounges where the best Tequila brands will showcase their top-shelf drinks.
While tasting the best margaritas San Diego has to offer, fans can enjoy the amazing lineup of craft food with a variety of themes to challenge the taste buds. Featured menu items include the following meat, seafood and veggie options:
- Fiesta Tacos galore
- Seafood delights including Ceviche, Shrimp Cocktail or salads
- Caribbean favorites including Jerk Chicken and Mango-inspired Shrimp salad
- Burgers including traditional, salmon and Impossible Vegan
- BBQ with pulled pork, chicken and tequila marinated tri-tip
- Cajun including Gumbo, Andouille Sausage and Blackened Shrimp
- and of course Desserts to die for including ice cream, churros and Key Lime pie
GA Ticketsare available online atSDMargFest.com- $30 in advance through July 5; $35 from July 6 to August 16; and $40 day of show. General Admission includes entrance to the festival and all the amazing entertainment. Food and Beverages are an additional cost.
VIP ticketsinclude four (4) alcoholic beverages, unlimited soft drinks/water, food, private restrooms and front row access to the concerts - $150.
Cornhole Tournamentparticipants can register on the website. An entry fee for one team (two players) is $120 which includes General Admission entry to the event. If participants prefer VIP tickets the cost will be $360 for two players.