Best Tamale Contest ever!

tamale The good people over at City Heights Farmer's Market are celebrating their first birthday this Saturday in grand and tasty style. Read their invite below...

In honor of our 1-year anniversary, the City Heights Farmers’ Market is throwing a BIRTHDAY PARTY! As such, we are hosting a Tamale Contest!!

9 am to 1 pm // The corner of Wightman & Fairmount

If you (think) make the *BEST* tamales in town, or if you (think) you know someone who makes the *BEST* tamales in town, send them our way. $275 in Cash Prizes will be distributed to the makers of the BEST tamales!, we are especially encouraging City Heights residents to participate. And of course, I expect to see many of your smiling faces at the Market on June 6th, participating in the TAMALE CONTEST TASTING!

Interested tamale-makers should contact Morgan Congdon at the IRC, 619-641-7510 x 279, or

Photo by Mexicanwave.