2019 Tamale Contests

Tamale Making Contest Entry

WA WA LULAC seeks tamale makers that love making
tamales. If this is you, please take part in our Best Tamale Contest. Tamale winners will receive bragging rights, certificate award and a gift card. Contestants tamale maker should read the Tamale Contest Form regarding the contest details & local public health requirements. Final winners will also be mentioned on our SW WA Tamale website.
Tamale Contest include the following categories:
• Meat
• Veggie
• Sweet/Dessert

Tamales entries for each category will be judged for the
• Overall presentation
• Taste
• Masa texture
• Filling

Grand Prize: $100

Complete form to enter:

Tamale Eating Contest Entry

Here’s how the contest works:

  1. You will be given set number of tamales
  2. You will have a glass of water.
  3. You will be given 2 minutes to eat as many Tamales as possible without getting sick.
  4. The Contestant who eats the most Tamales in the 2 min wins. If there is a tie we will do an
    “EAT OFF” with the winner being the contestant who eats 2 Tamales in the shortest amount
    of time.
  5. Contest will take place at 2:00pm at the festival.
  6. Entry Fee: $20.00


1st. Place: $200
2nd Place: $50
3rd Place: $25

Complete form to enter:

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