Zwolle Tamale Fiesta 42nd Anniversary!!!

Come Celebrate With Us!!!

42nd Annual
Zwolle Tamale Fiesta
Oct. 12-14, 2017

UPCOMING DATES

AUG. 19TH TAMALE PAGEANT     

SEPT. 14TH POSTER UNVEILING

SEPT. 23RD  QUEEN'S BALL

OCT. 7TH FIESTA TRAIL RIDE

ABOVE EVENTS TAKING PLACE AT FESTIVAL GROUNDS

ZTF Cookbook

Our cookbook
“Cookin’ It Up for 40 years”
is now on sale!

42nd ANNUAL TAMALE FIESTA PROGRAM

 

Fiesta Trail Ride – Saturday, October 7th, 2017

 

2 p.m. Leaves the festival grounds in Zwolle

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th, 2017

 

7 p.m. – 11 p.m. LIVE MUSIC BY THE BLACK ROSE BAND

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12th, 2017

 

Senior Citizens Day 10 a.m. -1 p.m.

 

Sponsored by: Toledo Retirement and Rehab

 

FESTIVAL GATES OPEN 4:00 p.m. $2 ADMISSION

 

6:00 p.m. KICK-OFF SUPPER & OPENING CEREMONIES

 

FIESTA ROYALTY PRESENTED!

 

Music by: Jerad Bridges & Nick Raborn

 

DANCERS, CHEERLEADERS & MUSIC

 

ARTS & CRAFTS!   TAMALES!    SOUVENIRS!

 

JOHNSON’S RIDES & CONCESSIONS

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13th, 2017

 

7:00 a.m. KING’S BREAKFAST @ EL CHARRITO MEXICAN GRILL

 

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3RD GRADE EDUCATIONAL DAY

 

11:00 a.m. FIRST LADY’S LUNCHEON @ EL CHARRITO MEXICAN GRILL

 

FESTIVAL GATES OPEN 4:00 p.m. ADMISSION: $5.00

 

JOHNSON’S RIDES & CONCESSIONS

 

ARTS & CRAFTS, FOOD BOOTHS, TREASURE HUNT

 

FIESTA SOUVENIRS! TAMALES! DANCING!

 

Live Music!  Stage 1

 

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Wesley Mitchell & The Roadhouse Rebels

 

5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. – Showcase of Stars

 

7:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. LA Express

 

Stage 2 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. DJ Hunter Malmay

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14th, 2017

 

7:00 a.m. 1 MILE RUN 8:00 a.m. 5-K RUN STARTS AT FESITVAL GROUNDS

 

10:00 a.m. PARADE STARTS AT ZWOLLE HIGH SCHOOL

 

FESTIVAL GATES OPEN 9 a.m.

 

ADMISSION: $5.00 PER PERSON (Does not include admission to Mud Bog)

 

TAMALES! TAMALES! FROZEN TAMALES TOO!

 

FOOD BOOTHS! ARTS & CRAFTS! TAMALE FIESTA SOUVENIRS!

 

TREASURE HUNT – PRIZE $500 SAVINGS BOND – CLUES POSTED AT FESTIVAL GROUNDS

 

11:30 p.m. – 1 p.m. TOLEDO CRUISERS CAR CLUB CARSHOW

 

11:30 a.m. SPANISH COSTUME CONTEST

 

11:45 a.m. TAMALE EATING CONTEST

 

JOHNSON’S RIDES & CONCESSIONS

 

12:30 p.m. ARM WRESTLING

 

12:30 p.m.  TAMALE JUDGING

 

2:00 p.m.  MUDBOG – TRUCKS ONLY

 

Live Music by: Next of Kin

 

$10.00 *BRACELET PER PERSON, COOLERS $25.00 (No Glass Bottles)

 

*Bracelet will cover all events at festival grounds

 

Live Music!

Stage 1   2:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Buster & Sara

 

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Henry Reggins & LA Sidemen

 

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Landry & Co.

 

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – After Hours/Justin Merritt

 

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. – Trini Triggs

 

8:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. – Ambush

 

Stage 2    7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.  –  Buster & Sara