The 6th Annual Gringo Bandito Chronic Tacos Eating Contest is going down at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas on Friday, July 29. Gringo Bandito, the hot sauce created by Dexter Holland of “The Offspring”, and Chronic Tacos, the California-inspired Mexican Grill, have partnered once again to host the record-breaking event taking place this year at Ditch Fridays, the popular pool party, at Palms Pool & Dayclub.
An amateur contest will take place ahead of the professional competition, with competitors going against Wee Man (Jason Acuna) from Jackass. Anyone is welcome to sign up to compete for the amateur competition with sign ups taking place the morning of the competition.
Chronic Tacos is the California-inspired Mexican grill known for its fresh Mexican cuisine that is customized for each guest’s distinctive taste. Based in Aliso Viejo, California, Chronic Tacos has a Las Vegas location at the Palms Hotel with additional locations planned to open nearby this year.
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