IRVINE (CBSLA) — Taco Bell is giving California residents a free seasoned beef Nacho Cheese Doritos Locos Taco when they show their COVID-19 vaccination card at participating locations on Tuesday.
The Irvine-based company is offering the crunchy incentive as part of Governor Gavin Newsom’s Vax for the Win incentive program.READ MORE: Historic Season Ends In Heartbreak For California School For The Deaf - Riverside
“It’s been a tough year, and we are all ready to put COVID-19 behind us,” said Mark King, CEO of Taco Bell Corp. “We are thrilled to do our part and give back to our home state with something everyone knows and loves to celebrate those who have made the decision to get vaccinated.”
When placing an order, customers should tell the cashier they want a Free Doritos Locos Taco and show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. No purchase is necessary.READ MORE: Melrose Action Raises $28k For Camera Operation After Recent Rash Of Robberies
The offer includes one taco per vaccinated person at participating Taco Bell locations in California either in-store or drive-thru.
Three of the winners were from Los Angeles County and one each was from Orange, San Diego and Riverside counties.MORE NEWS: Suspicious Vehicle In Beverly Hills Prompts Response From Bomb Squad
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