10th Annual Tamale Festival Houston

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Killen's barbecue tamales
Photo by Kimberly Park

Houston’s diverse culture will be celebrated at the 10th Annual Tamale Festival Houston. An East End Houston tradition since 2011, the 2021 Tamale Festival will feature homemade tamales from East End vendors and other local kitchens, art displays, craft booths selling holiday merchandise, live musical performances, kid’s activities, and more. 

Event Details



East River
100 Jensen Dr.
Houston, TX 77003

Ticket Info

$10; free for kids under 12 who are with an adult.