Broward County Tasting Event

Riverwalk Burger Battle V

Burger Battle VFriday, May 23, 7pm-10pm - Huizenga Plaza, Fort Lauderdale

Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale hosts the fifth annual Riverwalk Burger Battle presented by Publix Aprons Cooking School and Catering  on Friday, May 23, under the stars along the Riverwalk at Huizenga Plaza. This sizzling event, emceed by Big 105.9’s Doc Reno, pits 16 top burger joints and restaurants against one another as they show off their creative juices and grilling skills to more than 1,200 guests along the scenic New River. The Battle brings together South Florida burger aficionados for an evening of gourmet burger creations, cocktails, beers and fun, while raising funds to support the Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale’s mission of building and nurturing a vibrant community connected by the New River.  Publix Aprons Cooking School alongside Funky Buddha Brewery and Pop Lab Popsicles will be providing exclusive bites, special craft beers, and treats in the BBVIP section. In addition to the unlimited burger tasting, all event goers will be treated to the French-Fry Bar run this year courtesy of Burger-Fi.  Each guest will also receive two drink tickets for use at either the Jack Daniels cocktail stands & the Barefoot Wines tent provided by Premier Beverage and beer stations (Beck’s | Bud Light Lime Rita | Goose Island | Johnny Appleseed | Shock Top) supplied by Stephens Distributing to complement their burger.  SOSOS, a local acoustic rock ensemble jam band, will be the featured live music entertainment for the evening and Classic rock by Big 105.9. $40 Pre-Sale General Admission includes 16 burger samples, 3 drink tickets & french fry bar. $125 VIP Corral hosted by  Publix Aprons Cooking School & Catering.