Holiday Tamale Cooking Demonstrations at Galvan House

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department’s Cultural Services invites you to its seasonal cooking demonstrations featuring tamales. Only two classes will be offered this year on Saturday, December 3, at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the historic Galvan House in Heritage Park.  

Join Sandra Vasquez, inventor of the Mas Tamales Masa Spreader, as she demonstrates how to make tamales with a glide of the hand. Learn how to spread masa on a dozen cornhusks in about a minute. Cost is $8 per person and includes the demonstration, recipes, and food samples. Reservations for these demonstrations are required as seating is limited to 30 participants per class. Please call 836-3417 or 826-3411 to sign up for this class today.   

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable and enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!