FROM THE TIMES:
Taco Madness happens at Grand Park on April 5 and features taco trucks, restaurants and stands including Guerrilla Tacos, Mexicali Taco & Co., Mariscos Jalisco, Tacos Arabes de Puebla and Carnitas El Momo. Along with the world’s first automatic tortilla making machine, there will be a tortilla contest, DJs, artists and a beer garden run by Bricia and Fernando Lopez of Oaxacan restaurant La Guelaguetza with speciality tequila drinks, beer specials and "the ultimate michelada station." Free entry, but early arrival is recommended as Grand Park’s performance lawn may reach capacity. Live updates on Twitter @grandpark_la. 227 N. Spring St., Los Angeles.