SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

The Santa Barbara Police Department's Youth police Explorer Program is hosting the first Menudo Festival.

Several local restaurants will be competing for best Menudo.

The contest will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Franklin Elementary School on 1111 E. Mason St.

Adult tickets cost $10, kids 4-12 will be charged $5 and kids 3 and younger are free.

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