Vinos & Tacos Festival at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center

Join Casa Guipzot in partnership with Live from the Southside for the first annual Vinos & Tacos Festival on Saturday, October 7, 2023, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the beautiful Mitchell Lake Audubon Center. This unique event aims to celebrate the remarkable wines produced by Mexico from states such as Coahuila, Baja California, Queretaro, Guanajuato, and San Luis Potosí while indulging in the mouth-watering flavors of tacos from local food trucks.

The mission of the Vinos y Tacos Festival is to expose and educate San Antonionians about the exceptional wines crafted in Mexico. With a focus on regions making a mark in the wine industry, the event aims to showcase Mexican wines’ rich diversity and quality. Attendees will be able to explore and appreciate a wide range of wines while gaining insights into the cultural significance and artistry of winemaking in Mexico.

Our event seeks to promote Mexican wines and provide an enjoyable and educational experience for all attendees, whether a wine enthusiast or novice.” said Salena Guipzot, founder of the Vinos y Tacos Festival and owner of Casa Guipzot, the only Mexican wine shop in the country.

“This is a first for the Southside to have an event celebrating specialty wines and local food at our beautiful wetlands; I hope wine lovers from within the community join us, April Monterrosa, founder of Live from the Southside, mentioned.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, October 7, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, 10750 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, TX 78221
Ticket Information:

General Admission: Copa + Vino = $50
VIP Admission: Copa + Vino + VIP area + Wine & Learn = $100 (includes access to Wine & Learn sessions)

Wine & Learn Sessions:

Charcuterie + Vino by Charcuterie by Raquel at 3 PM – 4 PM
Wine tasting with Sommelier Javier Nava de la Torré (Español) at 4 PM- 5 PM

Additional Information:You must be 21+ to purchase festival tickets and enter the grounds.
Bring your reusable water bottle, blanket, and lawn chairs for an enjoyable afternoon.
No coolers allowed.

Purchase tickets online at

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