Indio International Tamale Fest 2022
The world renowned Indio International Tamale Festival, presented by the City of Indio and produced by Cusp Agency, celebrates its milestone 30th year in 2022. The largest Tamale Festival in the world, has become a critical nexus point for not only the mighty masa but also the richness of Coachella Valley life, crisscrossing music, art, cuisine and celebrating transnational border culture.
This year’s festival will feature more than 40 musical acts, and offers a chance to see the emergent regional stars alongside treasured contemporaries and veterans.
Besides the music and food, this year’s festival sees expanded operating hours with the debut of a festive holiday night market dubbed Mercadito de Noche which will offer families an opportunity to enjoy holiday lights, entertainment, food, vendors and attractions Thursday and Friday evening ahead of the festival.
Admission is free for all ages, with early-bird pricing for Attractions Passes and VIP Passes at IndioTamaleFestival.com