Taco Day

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A Taco Day is a celebratory day that promotes consumption of tacos. In the United States National Taco Day is celebrated on May 3rd. In Mexico Día del Taco (Day of the Taco) is celebrated on March 31.

In the United States[edit]

October 4 - According to the Farmer’s Almanac, National Taco Day, which falls on Oct. 4 every year, was started in 2009 by the restaurant chain Del Taco.[1]

In Mexico[edit]

March 31 - Day of the Taco - Día del Taco - International Taco Day - Día Internacional del Taco created in 2007 by Televisa[2][3][4][5][6]

In France[edit]

In France, "Tacos Day" is July 31, however French tacos are very different from their Mexican counterpart. French tacos reportedly originated in the suburbs of Lyon.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "National Taco Day: The history behind the handheld, fast food favorite". Fox News. 2021-10-04.
  2. ^ elEconomista.es. "¿Por qué se celebra el Día del taco?" [Why celebrate the Day of the taco?]. economiahoy.mx (in Spanish).
  3. ^ "¡Buen provecho! Mexico celebrates the Day of the Taco". vallartadaily.com. 2016-03-31.
  4. ^ "¡Feliz Día del Taco! Celebra aquí comiendo unos cuantos". sdpnoticias.com (in European Spanish). 2016-03-31.
  5. ^ "Today (like any other) is a good day to eat a taco". Mexico News Daily. 2016-03-31.
  6. ^ "Feliz Día del Taco: ¿cuál es tu favorito?". cnnespanol (in European Spanish). 2016-03-31.

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