The 11th Annual World Food Championships (WFC) will return to Fair Park this November 9-12 to host a multi-day, ten-category cooking competition that brings 1500+ top chefs and home cooks from all over the globe to battle it out for a piece of the event’s $300,000 prize purse. WFC is bringing a whole new experience for this year's competition where you can immerse yourself in the Ultimate Food Fight & Flavor Fest – your next favorite foodie experience. You'll have the opportunity to witness the culinary gladiators in action while relishing mouthwatering offerings at BBQ Ranch & World Food Hall. WFC is the largest Food Sport competition, where grand champions of previous events convene for a chance at winning the ultimate food crown and a share of hundreds of thousands of dollars in prize money! Chefs participate in ten categories for world domination: Bacon, Barbecue, Burger, Chef, Dessert, Rice/Noodle, Sandwich, Seafood, Soup, Live Fire, Cocktails, and Vegetarian. Outside of its Kitchen Arena, WFC has tasting experiences for foodies of all ages, including an opportunity to judge some of the event’s 8,000 competition dishes. Secure your tickets today and prepare to appease your appetite for excitement!
In addition to viewing the chef competitions, attendees will enjoy access to these special exhibits:
NEW SAM'S CLUB™ BITE CLUB -- For the first time in World Food Championships history, This VIP experience puts YOU in the judge’s seat as you smell, feel, and TASTE chefs' dishes and help advance a winner to the competition Finals! Act fast or watch this golden opportunity slip through your fingers! Only 100 tickets will be available on Friday & Saturday. Cost: $100
NEW LIVE FIRE – Just a stone's throw from the bustling excitement within Centennial Hall, you'll find yourself in the midst of an open fire competition, where pitmasters and chefs vie for culinary glory.
NEW COCKTAIL COMPETITION – Watch as the country's best mixologist's vie to see who can combine innovative ideas with traditional knowledge to create the competition's best mixed drinks and cocktails. Sam’s Club Bite Club (Friday) ticket holders will have the opportunity to experience.
NEW WORLD FOOD HALL – Prepare to indulge your taste buds as we've teamed up with ten exceptional local restaurant concepts. These carefully chosen establishments will be serving up delectable dishes for purchase, ensuring that even our general admission guests can satisfy their appetites.
BBQ RANCH -- Pitmasters and celebrity chefs will be firing up the hottest grills and barbecue pits on the market. This ranch-style block party will be one of the most unique barbecue bashes in WFC history
COST: General Admission Day Pass $25, Weekend Pass $40 | Sam’s Club™ Bite Club Friday OR Saturday $100 (limited availability of only 100 tickets out)
TICKET WEBSITE: https://tastewfc.com