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Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival powered by Gringo Bandito returns to Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California for its sixth year on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, bringing craft beer, mouthwatering tacos, and live entertainment to the oceanfront.

2019 Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Entertainment at Sabroso

After selling out for two years in a row, Sabroso at Doheny State Beach expands to two days, giving craft beer connoisseurs and taco aficionados the opportunity to sample an extensive collection of brews and tacos while watching lucha libre style wrestling, playing lawn games, and enjoying live performances from The Offspring, Flogging Molly, Bad Religion, Descendents, Good Charlotte, Black Flag, and more.

Produced by California’s most successful beer festival producer Brew Ha Ha Productions and premier music festival production company Synergy Global Entertainment, Sabroso brings together an array of breweries and the region’s top chefs and restaurants, highlighting the rapidly growing craft beer and taco scene in Southern California.

Craft Beers Available

Attendees 21+ will taste unlimited samples of 200 craft beer from 50 fan-favorite breweries including Avery Brewing, Artifex Brewing, Brooklyn Brewery, Burning Beard Brewing, MadeWest Brewing, Russian River Brewing, The Shop Beer, and 805.

Food fanatics will experience an array of flavor from renowned Southern California taco vendors including Panchos Tacos, Border Tacos, Good Fellas Tacos, Vegan Taco Company, and more.

Spicy Bite will serve creative Indian-Mexican fusion dishes like jackfruit in chile rojo tacos topped with fresh chutney. Fan-favorite classics will also be available including 24-hour marinated carnitas from Chronic Tacos and fresh shrimp tacos from Sol Agave. Taco vendors will have the opportunity to compete in the coveted “Best in Show” with their most unique creations, voted on by esteemed judges.


World-champion competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi of Nagano, Japan returns to Sabroso on Sunday to defend his 2018 Gringo Bandito Chronic Tacos Eating Champion title in the 9th Annual Gringo Bandito Chronic Tacos Challenge.

Additionally, taco creations from food vendors will compete for the coveted Sabroso “Best Of Show,” awarded by a panel of food judges, while The Offspring lead singer Dexter Holland’s top rated hot sauce, Gringo Bandito, will be available throughout the festival for sampling.

Lucha Libre style wrestling stars from across the globe will take to the ring battling for the title of Sabroso Champion. Renowned Mexico City luchador Cesar Gonzalez— a.k.a. Ramses, the villain wrestling champion in the film Nacho Libre—will return to Sabroso this year to defend his 2018 title of “King Of The Ring.”

Sabroso Tacos

Ticket Information

Complimentary craft beer tastings last until 4 p.m., and tacos will be available to purchase all day. Single Day tickets start at $59.50 (plus fees), and Weekend tickets start at $89.50 (plus fees), while supplies last. For this family-friendly event, kids 7 and under get in free with an adult ticket holder. Tickets are available online.

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