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2nd Annual Mac and Cheese Festival
Oct 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The distinctively American, incredibly versatile and unapologetically cheesiest dish in Austin is has returned for the mother of all food festivals. A childhood favorite that only continues to grow in complexity and admiration throughout one’s life, Mac & Cheese is the reigning heavyweight champion of savory indulgence – and we’re celebrating it with the 2nd annual MAC & CHEESE FESTIVAL!
Austin Food Magazine presents the return and celebration of America’s favorite side dish, at the 2nd annual Austin Mac & Cheese Festival, November 19th where you’ll see some of Austin’s best chefs and eateries battle it out to see who truly has the best mac & cheese in the city. Attendees will have the chance to vote on their favorite selections in the ultimate Mac & Cheese showdown!
Proceeds Benefit Meals and Wheels Central Texas
WEEKEND SCHEDULE: Austin, TX
**AUSTIN MAC & CHEESE FESTIVAL – GRAND TASTING
SUNDAY ONLY! November 19, 2017 from 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. (VIP entry at 12pm)
Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts
6020 Dillard Cir, Austin, TX 78752
MAC & CHEESE FEST POP-UP EVENTS (Available for separate purchase starting September 18)
*MAC & WINE PAIRING DINNER (tickets coming soon!)
Thursday, November 16th, 2017 from 630 p.m. – 9 p.m. –
Location: Chicon Restaurant –
(21 & up only)
*MARVELOUS MAC-N-MIMOSAS BRUNCH
SATURDAY, November 18, 2017 from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. –
Location: CORNER at JW MARRIOTT AUSTIN DOWNTOWN – (110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701)
(21 & up only)
*Requires additional purchase. Purchase of Mac & Cheese Pop-up Events will be sold separately and does not grant access to the Grand Tasting. Tickets go on sale September 19th!
** Purchases are considered a suggested donation benefiting Central Texas Meals on Wheels.