You taste! You sample! You play judge and vote for your favorite margarita. The best margaritas from the DFW area will be at one location. Savor won last year. Pie 314, Asador, Soleo, Whiskey Cake and Iron Cactus won previous years. You decide which margarita is the best at the Dallas Margarita Meltdown.

Competitors will concoct their finest margarita and offer samples during the competition from 4pm-7pm in the West End of Downtown Dallas, TX. The winner will be announced at 8pm. The event ends at 9pm.

Your ticket includes a sampling card used to vote which allows you to sample, taste and vote for your favorite margarita from each establishment participating. 

Past winners have been Iron Cactus from Downtown, Whiskey Cake from Plano, Soleo Mexican Restaurant from North Dallas, Asador at the Renaissance Hotel, and Pie 314 from Lewisville and SAVOR from Dallas.

2017 Participants:

Iron Cactus, El Rincon Mexican Kitchen and Tequila, Shakertins, Gators, The Standard Pour, Tutta's Pizza, Lekka Cafe and Gifts on Henderson, Draft Media Sports Lounge, Ellen's, Cassidy's Lounge, Truck Yard, Spaghetti Warehouse, Frankie's Sports Bar, On The Border, RJ Mexican Cuisine, Cafe Herrera, The Palm, YO Ranch Steakhouse, Yucatan Taco Stand, Savor Gastropub, Taboo Lounge and more being added.

Food Vendors:

RJ Mexican Restaurant, Spaghetti Warehouse, Smokin S BBQ, Raspa Patron, JBW Vending, Flava Pickles, Saltillos Tacos, Pickles and More with more being added.

Retail Vendors:

Hari Mari Flip Flops, Mistura, Art by David Bradley, Body Paint Misbehavin, Dumbo Lounge Sacks, Krave Jerky, Topo Chico, LuLaRoe Alicia Brooks, LIFEAID Beverage Company with more being added.

Please bring your ticket printout for confirmation. No refunds, rain or shine. All sales are final. You must be 21+ to purchase tickets. You must arrive early as sampling will begin at 4pm and end at 7pm; festival will continue on until 9pm. You need to allow for time to wait in line, get voting card and sample margaritas.

DJ Reg’s will be spinning Top 40’s music, local vendors on site, dancing, beer and food sold separately. Bring Cash! We look forward to seeing you at this year’s event. By purchasing these tickets you give the Dallas Margarita Meltdown permission to take photo or video of you at the event for promotional purposes only.


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