11003 Sports Arena Drive. Whittier, CA 90601 Saturdays 5 PM to Midnight Avenue 26 Family Night Market is arguably the Latino night market that started it all in Los Angeles. Since its move from Lincoln Heights, the famous Avenue 26 Family Night Market has now planted its roots at the Pico Rivera Sports Arena, and it’s more lively than ever. Over 50 street vendors come together every weekend to sell food and merchandise and provide a unique experience. You can find juicy carnitas, al pastor tacos, pupusas, birria, hot dogs, ceviche, and a variety of sweet dishes too. The market is family-friendly is free to the public. You are guaranteed a good time, they have live DJs to set the mood, clowns performances for the kids, and host special events such as Chicano Comedy Night and more. Don’t forget that if you are an L.A. TACO member, you can also redeem your free food item at the information desk.
Lynn Q. Yu Lynn Q. Yu is a food and culture writer based out of Los Angeles. You can find her on social media @lynnqyu.