March 2014 marks the 3 year anniversary of the Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival, South Florida’s longest running Food Truck event. It also marks 3 years of collaboration between Burger Beast and Magic City Casino which has brought some great events to South Florida like the 3rd Annual Burgie Awards (which featured 10 Burger Restaurants & 40 Food Trucks), Frita Showdown, El Main Evento and the Guinness World Record for Largest Parade of Food Trucks (62 Food Trucks).
To celebrate, Burger Beast will collaborate with Magic City Casino on 5 events this year, the returning Frita Showdown (Wednesday August 13th) & El Main Evento III (Saturday September 20th) plus 3 NEW events, the Burger Beast Burger Brawl sponsored by Miami Lakes Auto Mall & presented by Burger Maker (Friday May 9th), Croquetapalooza (Sunday October 12th) and SugaPie (Sunday December 14th).
Once we start nearing each of the events I will write a more detailed post but in the meantime:
Friday May 9th (7-10PM): Burger Beast Burger Brawl sponsored by Miami Lakes Auto Mall & presented by Burger Maker, features 20 great Burger Joints competing to find out who the best is. The all inclusive ticket includes samples for all Burgers, Desserts, Beer & Wine. Tickets are on sale and will sell out.
Wednesday August 13th (7-10PM): Frita Showdown, El Rey de las Fritas returns to defend their 2013 Frita Showdown win against 4 new competitors. The all inclusive ticket includes samples for all 5 Fritas, 2 Sides, Desserts, Beer & Wine. More details to follow soon: http://fritashowdown.com
Saturday September 20th (5-10PM): El Main Evento III, the 3rd incarnation of our popular Mexican celebration which features Mexican Food, Lucha Libre & Mariachis. FREE admission.
Sunday October 12th (12-3PM): Croquetapalooza, is a celebration of the ultimate finger food, the Croqueta. Also features a Croqueta Eating Contest refereed by Fatgirl Hedonist. The all inclusive tickets will get you Croquetas & much more. More details to follow: http://croquetapalooza.com
Sunday December 14th (12-4PM) : SugaPie, an event all about desserts, yup. Come sample some of the best desserts in South Florida. Also an all inclusive ticket.
Every 3rd Saturday of the month at Magic City Casino is the Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival featuring 20 of South Florida’s Best Food Trucks.
As you can see I’ve got my hands full for the rest of the year.
Hope to see you at the events, I really think you’re gonna love them.