26th Annual Wild & Crazy Taco Night – SAVE THE DATE! Thursday, April 4, 2019

SOS Community Health Center
1550 Superior Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
VIP Pre-Party: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Price thru March 14: $150 per person
Price on/after March 15: $170 per person
General Admission: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Price thru March 14: $75 per person
Price on/after March 15: $85 per person
Purchase Your Tickets Today!
*Don’t forget to get your tickets early! Early bird pricing ends March 14th!*

Feeling hungry? Why don’t we taco ’bout it! Now in its 26th year, Wild & Crazy Taco Night has become one of the most popular events in Orange County! Get ready for a fun and festive evening where Orange County’s finest chefs and restaurants each prepare an unusual and unique taco. The chefs’ creativity is endless and the food leaves guests talking for the rest of the year!

You don’t want to miss the pre-event VIP Party! Participating guests will enjoy early admission into the event and will have the opportunity to meet all of the chefs and sample their tacos before the general event begins. The VIP Reception has sold out each year.

Event proceeds benefit the SOS Food Pantry, feeding more than 235 Orange County families each day. Ticket price includes all-you-can-eat tacos and assorted beverages (margaritas, beer, soda, water).

Click here to learn about sponsorship opportunities!


Participating Chefs to Date

Shachi Mehra ADYA
Rachel Klemek Blackmarket Bakery
Kris Williams & Phil Trotter Barley Forge Brewing
Paul Squicciarini Culinary Innovation
Sergio Ortega Descanso
Rainer Schwarz Driftwood Kitchen, Hendrix, The Deck on Laguna
Rich Mead Farmhouse
David Man Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach
James Mullis Fill Bakeshop & Creamery
Linda Johnsen Filomena’s Italian Kitchen & Market
Alejandra Padilla Five Crowns, Side Door
Scott Troupe GoodFellas Taco Catering
Greg Daniels Harley Laguna Beach
Marco Zapien Melissa’s Produce
Eric Mickle Orange Hill
Jose Rodriguez Pete’s Sunset Grille at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
Alessandro Pirozzi Pirozzi Corona del Mar, Alessá Laguna & Salerno
Paul Buchanan Primal Alchemy Catering
David Andrade Pueblo
Katy Smith Puesto
Alexa Welsh Rasta Taco
Max Schlutz Sessions West Coast Deli
Josemaria ‘Chema’ Velasquez SOL Cocina
Mauro Patino solita tacos & margaritas
John Park Toast Kitchen + Bakery

Sponsors to Date

Premiere Sponsor
Cactus Sponsor
Anne & Bob Cress
Sombrero Sponsor

Jay Donoghue
Dr. Richard & Mrs. Sandra Haskell

Beverage Sponsors


Have questions about Wild & Crazy Taco Night? Please feel free to reach out to Elizabeth Hopkins at 949-270-2137 or