If you have never been to the Yakima Taco Fest before, here's what basically happens: You buy a ticket, they give you a wristband and some food truck and drink ticket script, and then you walk around until you find a taco truck you like and stand in line (could be for hours, just saying) to buy samples of a delicious variety of tacos. There will be and cornhole boards, lively Mexican bands, and lots of dancing, so bring your boogie shoes!
The East Valley High School's Red Devil Theater Company is hosting their 4th Annual All-You-Can-Eat taco fundraiser this Saturday night in the Commons area of the school (1900 Beaudry Rd. in Yakima) from 5-7:00 p.m.
One thing about growing up in Yakima is you know what real Mexican food is -- and isn't.
I'll tell you what it's not. It's not when your taco is in a crunchy shell with ground beef, lettuce and tomatoes. It's delicious, but that's not the taco I grew up with...