Thank you to everyone who made this the best Delta Hot Tamale Festival yet!
We are working on next year's festival and will post information as it becomes finalized. Until then, scroll down to see pictures and a listing of the contest winners from this year's festival!
2016 Delta Hot Tamale Festival Contest Winners
Commercial Division (Meat):
First place: Hot Tamale Heaven
Second place: Sho-Nuff Hot Tamales
Third place: Wanda’s World Famous Hot Tamale
Home Hots Division (Meat):
First place: O’Shiela
Second place: Mr. Hot “T” Molly’s
Third place: Mama’s Hot Tamales
Commercial Other Division:
First place: Mama Rodriguez Hot Tamale and Company
Second place: Tony’s Hot Tamales
Third place: Hot Tamale Heaven
Home Hots Other Division:
First place: Lost Cat Hot Tamale Company
Second place: Hot Tamale King
Lost Cat Hot Tamale Company
Hot Tamale Eating Contest::
Dectric Boldien, 29 Tamales in 5 Minutes
Miss Hot Tamale:
The Delta Hot Tamale Festival is a fun-filled three-day event that celebrates local and regional artists, musicians, and tamale makers as well as some of the South’s most influential chefs and writers.
Vendors & Tents
Main Street Greenville 503 Washington Avenue Greenville, MS 38701
About Our Organization
Main Street Greenville is a subsidiary of The Greater Greenville Development Foundation, Inc. which was developed exclusively for charitable, educational, scientific, and literary purposes. The purpose of the organization is to promote events and issues which are relevant to the quality of life for the residents of Greenville, Washington County, the Mississippi Delta and the State of Mississippi, including but not limited to, economic planning and development, education, housing and cultural development.