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Vampire Weekend are raising money for charity in a unique and tasty way — teaming up with a taco joint. 

The indie rock band is working with HomeState, a Tex-Mex taco place in Los Angeles, to launch a taco for charity. 

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The taco is called the Vegetarian Weekend. It’s a vegetable fajita taco with shiitake mushrooms, bell peppers, guacamole, cotija cheese and cilantro. 

The taco, which costs $5, just went on sale today through November at all three locations. Proceeds will be donated to the Los Angeles branch of PATH, people assisting the homeless. 

The first five customers at each location who purchase the taco will be given a commemorative poster. 

The restaurant tweeted about the special Vampire Weekend collab. 

Vampire Weekend dropped their latest album Father Of The Bride in the spring. You can listen to that below. 

Vampire Weekend are currently on tour in support of Father Of The Bride. Catch them at their remaining tour dates, below.

Dates:
08/16 — Oklahoma City, OK @ The Criterion
08/17 — Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall
08/18 — Dallas, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
08/20 — Austin, TX @ ACL Live
08/21 — Austin, TX @ ACL Live
08/24 — Miami, FL @ James L. Knight Center
08/25 — St. Augustine, FL @ St. Augustine Amphitheatre
08/27 — Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre
08/30 — Norfolk, VA @ Ted Constant Convocation Center
09/03 — Boston, MA @ Agganis Arena
09/04 — Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for the Performing Arts
09/06 — New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
09/08 — Montreal, QC @ MTELUS
09/25 — Vancouver, BC @ Festival Lawn at Deer Lake Park
09/27 — Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater
09/28 — Portland, OR @ McMenamins Edgefield
09/01 — San Francisco, CA @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
09/02 — Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl
09/03 — San Diego, CA @ CalCoast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSU
09/06 — Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
09/08 — Denver, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

What do you think of Vampire Weekend creating a taco for charity? Sound off in the comments down below!

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