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  • Writer's pictureCaity Koz

Alyssa Wray Named Grand Marshal of Taco Tour Manchester 2023

The Greater Manchester Chamber is thrilled to announce that Alyssa Wray has been named the Grand Marshal of this year's Taco Tour Manchester 2023. Alyssa Wray is a rising star in the music industry, having gained national attention as a contestant on American Idol in Season 19, 2021. Her powerful voice and commanding stage presence has earned her a devoted fan base and critical acclaim, with Lionel Richie praising her as "Once in a generation" and Luke Bryan calling her "Truly a work of art to watch". Alyssa is currently performing as Maureen in the Palace Theatre's production of RENT, playing now through May 14th.

"We consider ourselves lucky to have Alyssa Wray as the Grand Marshal of Taco Tour 2023, “said Cole Riel, Director of Taco Tour Manchester. “As the Grand Marshal of Taco Tour Manchester 2023, Alyssa will eat the inaugural taco to kickoff this year's event!”

"I am so excited to be part of Taco Tour Manchester 2023," said Alyssa Wray. "I have heard so much about the amazing food scene in Manchester, and I can't wait to try some of the best and most creative tacos the city has to offer. I am honored to be the Grand Marshal of this event and look forward to meeting all the fans and foodies who will be joining us."

Taco Tour Manchester 2023 will take place on Thursday, May 4, 2023, from 4 – 8 p.m. in downtown Manchester, NH. The event is free to attend, and all are welcome.

For more information about Taco Tour Manchester 2023, please visit

Tickets to performances at The Palace Theatres can be purchased at .

About Taco Tour Manchester

Taco Tour is an annual festival in downtown Manchester, NH where area eateries sell a signature taco for $3 each. This event typically sees 90+ participants and upwards of 30k attendees. For more information, visit: .

About the Greater Manchester Chamber

Incorporated in 1911, the Greater Manchester Chamber (GMC) is the largest business organization in New Hampshire, focusing its efforts primarily on Manchester and the surrounding communities of Auburn, Bedford, Candia, Derry, Goffstown, Hooksett, Litchfield, Londonderry, and Merrimack. It is the Chamber’s mission to be the voice of business, shaping economic success to enhance the quality of life in Greater Manchester. For more information visit


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