Frequently Asked Questions
Where will the festival be held?
Viva La Local Food Festival will be held Saturday, April 19, 2015 at Rillito Park Race Track (4502 N. 1st Ave., Tucson, AZ 85719) on the center field from 9am-5pm. Festival opens at 9am with over 40 farmers market vendors. Restaurants, breweries, and wineries begin serving at 10:30am. Live music begins at 11am and finishes around 4pm.
How much does it cost to attend the festival?
Viva La Local Food Festival admission costs $6 per person and children 12 and under are free. Parking for cars is free, as well as our bicycle valet! All food and drink servings from our local restaurants, breweries and wineries are $5. Purchase your tickets online here!
This festival is a bi-annual fundraiser for 501(c)(3) non-profit Heirloom Farmers Market. All proceeds are to benefit Heirloom Farmers Markets initiatives. Find out more here. If you only want to attend our farmers market section at the festival visit us at our regular Sunday Rillito Park Farmers Market April 19th at the Rillito Park Food Pavilion located on the southeast side of the parking lot.
Are dogs or pets allowed at the festival?
Please keep your dogs and pets at home. Although dogs are allowed at the Saturday and Sunday Rillito Park Farmers Market. Pets are not allowed on the racetrack premises.
Have more questions?
Email us and we'd be happy to clarify any questions you may have.