Zwolle Tamale Fiesta

Zwolle Tamale Fiesta

Zwolle Tamale Fiesta Toledo Bend Lake CountryThe 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, a trail ride, Spanish costume contests, rides and food booths, a very popular Fiesta Mud Bog Race for trucks, and over 20,000 dozen tamales for sale.

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, or visit

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Friday, October 11, 2019 to Saturday, October 12, 2019