Zwolle Tamale Fiesta
Zwolle Festival Grounds
The Zwolle Tamale Fiesta is a celebration of this areas Spanish and Native American Heritage.
The three-day event is held in Zwolle each year the second weekend in October.
Among events planned during the Fiesta are a tamale making demonstration, tamale eating and tamale judging contest, treasure hunt, street dance, arts & crafts, and a parade.
The Fiesta also features pageants, arm wrestling contests for all ages, Spanish costume contests, rides and food booths, a very popular Fiesta Mud Bog Race for trucks, and over 20,000 dozen tamales for sale.
Next Fiesta dates: October 10-12, 2013. Location: The Fiesta is held at the Zwolle Tamale Fiesta Grounds in Zwolle. For more information: Contact Chris Loupe at (318) 645-2388 or Floyd Giblin (318) 256-3471.
For more Fiesta information and a complete schedule of events, contact the Sabine Parish Tourist Commission at 1-800-358-7802 or visit www.ToledoBendLakeCountry.com.