Detroit Burger Brawl 2016 is hosted by Dine Drink Detroit, Low Frequency +Fairway Packing Co., in partnership with Eastern Market Corporation. Restaurants from Metro-Detroit will be competing for the title of Detroit’s Burger Brawl 2016 Champion! Attendees will have the opportunity to sample all of the burgers and vote for their favorite. The top 4 vote getters will get the chance to specially prepare a custom burger for our celebrity judges panel.
The focus of the Detroit Burger Brawl is the promotion of local area restaurants and chefs - as well as the promotion of the historic Detroit Eastern Market, by way of a family- friendly event. All of the meat used will be donated and custom made by Fairway Packing for each participating restaurant.
The 2016 Burger Brawl will be a street fair-style strolling sampling with 15-20 participating restaurants and sponsors, including family-friendly activities. Erksine which will be shut down for the day to accommodate the event.
TOWNHOUSE Detroit | Firebird Tavern | Brome Burgers & Shakes | Red Crown | Rock City Eatery | Ale Mary's Beer Hall Royal Oak | Firehouse Pub and Grill | FireKeepers Casino | Rusted Crow Detroit | The Clawson Steakhouse | Fresh Planet | Big Boy
Chef Kate Williams, Chow Down Detroit, Serena Daniels from Detroit Metro Times, Sue Sulasky from Detroit Free Press & Bryan Barnhill from the Mayor's Office!
The event will be emceed by Ken Daniels the voice of Detroit Red Wing hockey.
Restaurant participants will serve a sampling of the burger they intend to prepare for the Burger Brawl competition.
EVENT TIMELINE + VOTING + JUDGING
Voting will take place between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Attendees will vote via Burger Brawl app. Results will be updated in real time via onsite screens and via the web.
The top 4 vote getters will compete in a burger brawl LIVE on stage. At 1:00 p.m. Fairway Packing will work with the finalists to prepare a custom burger blend. From 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. the Finalists will prepare their best burgers for our 5 member celebrity judges panel to be declared Detroit’s Burger Brawl Champion 2016. Raffle of gift cards and prizes
INFO + MEDIA
Instagram: Detroit Burger Brawl
THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:
Ms. Mary's Mix | Ace Bakery | Russell Flats
Flash Delivery | Atwater Brewery | Treat Dreams Ferndale | Tequila Cabresto | Near Perfect Media | Green Safe
Passage | The Eastern | Rusted Crow Distillery and Spirits | Jim Beam |Red Bull | The Eastern | Fresh Planet | Jonna Luxury Homes