Great American Foodie Fest Returns to Sunset Station Casino April 27-30
April 25, 2017 by VegasNews.com
The Great American Foodie Fest returns to Sunset Station on April 27th-30th, 2017. The festival will be open from 5 p.m. to 11pm on Thursday 5 p.m. to 11pm on Friday, 12pm to 11pm on Saturday and 12pm to 10 p.m. on Sunday.
The Great American Foodie Fest was formerly the Las Vegas Foodie Fest. The event draws 40,000-50,000 Foodies at each event and has been voted ‘Best of Las Vegas Event’ by the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s in 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016!
The event has also been ranked as the Top 10 Food Festivals in America by the The Telegraph Travel and Top 15 Food Festivals in the U.S. by Cardsbull.com.
The Great American Food Festival is a culmination of the best specialty food vendors & gourmet food trucks from all around the country that have been featured on the Food Network, Cooking Channel and Travel Channel.
Special appearances by Chef Shaun O’Neale Winner of Season 7 MasterChef on Fox as well as Junior Chef Jack Pollock Season 3 Winner of Food Network’s Show Chopped Junior!
Headlining performance on Saturday, April 29th by Purple Reign, Las Vegas best Prince Tribute Band!
Participating Celebrity Food Trucks and Food Vendors will include the following:
Food Network Show Outrageous Foods & 101 Places to Eat
Travel Channel Man vs Food
History Channel/ How the State got their shapes
ABSCBN (Filipino Chanel): Kababayan LA w/ Janelle So
Best of LA Readers Choice Top 3 (2015)
Food Network’s Show Great Food Truck Race-Season 2
Cooking Channel Show Eat Street
UT San Diego Best Food Truck 2013, 2014, 2016
Top 101 Best Food Trucks In America-Daily Meal
San Diego A-List/ Best Food Truck 2016
Thrillist Finest Food Trucks 2013
Best New Restaurant 2015-Press Enterprise
Cooking Channel/ Easy Chinese w/Chef Ching-He Huang
Good Day LA
Featured in Toyota Camry commercial 2015
LA Food & Wine 2012-2016
Featured on Cooking Channel Eat Street
Featured on Food Network’s Show Guilty Pleasures
Rated Top 10 Best Burger Restaurants in Las Vegas by USA Today
Rated one of Nevada’s Ultimate Burger by Eat Magazine
Top 7 burger joints in Las Vegas by Top7Travel.com
Six best places for burgers in Nevada by FunThingsToDo.io
Ranked #8 on The Daily Meal’s list of 101 Best Food Trucks in America
Voted Best Burgers in America’s Top 15 cities by Condé Nast Traveler
Listed as one of 17 Iconic Burgers in Las Vegas by Eater Vegas
Frachs Fried Ice Cream:
Food Network/ Guilty Pleasures
Featured at the 2015 Super Bowl
Phoenix New Times: voted Top 10 Best Sandwiches (Gangsta Grilled Cheese)
News segments on: Fox, CBS and ABC
Jogasaki Sushi Burrito:
Cooking Channel Show Eat Street
NBC 1st Look
Cousins Maine Lobster:
Best Food Truck in LA 2012 & 2013 (LA Hotlist)
Best Lobster Roll on the West Coast 2013, 2014 & 2015 (Tasting Table)
Good Morning America
Last Call with Carson Daly
New York Post
Food & Wine
In addition to a wide variety of food and drink options, the festival will feature a beer garden and live entertainment, along with carnival rides, games, eating competitions, arts/craft vendors, retail vendors and more.
General admission to Great American Foodie Fest will be $8 for a Four Day Pass (Unlimited re-entry) per person if purchased in advance online at GreatAmericanFoodieFest.com or $10 for a Day Pass (Unlimited re-entry) at the gate. Active military personnel and veterans, seniors 59 and older will receive a discount of $2 off ticket purchased at the gate with a valid ID. Children 48 inches and below are free! Individual food and drink items are priced per purchase. Parking will be available at no cost.
Great American Foodie Fest LLC was founded by Noel Casimiro, Art Casimiro, Oliver Tolentino and Marc Tolentino.
Their mission was to create an innovative food festival that would encompass the Nation’s best food trucks and food vendors that have been featured on the Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and other popular food shows.
After the event’s huge success in Las Vegas, the founding members made a decision to expand the event to other major markets across the U.S. In 2015 the Great American Foodie Fest made its debut in San Diego California and Tempe, Arizona.
For more information about Great American Foodie Fest go to GreatAmericanFoodieFest.com
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