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  • Food Champ Online Recipe Contests


    online - February-August, 2017

    Every year, WFC partners with key brands to bring you an online way to cook your way to a Golden Ticket. We will begin announcing these contests in February and they will run through August of 2017. VIEW SITE
  • Burger Battle at the View - Pre-Qualifier


    in Gulfport, MS - 2016

    Island View Casino Resort's newest event, the Burger Battle at the View has been postponed. The Pre-Qualifier for this competition received the Golden Ticket, along with paid entry fee and travel stipend to compete in the 2016 World Invitational Steak Championship. Come visit Island View Casino, located on the Gulf of Mexico in beautiful Gulfport, Miss. VIEW SITE
  • Bull Burger Battles


    in Various Locations, - Monthly between May and October

    Bull Outdoor Products is on a nationwide search to find the country’s best burger. Six Bull Burger Battles will take place across the nation leading up to the 2016 World Food Championships. The winners of the Bull Burger Battles receive a coveted Golden Ticket to compete as a member of Team Bull at the WFC's World Burger Championship! VIEW SITE
  • River Falls Bacon Bash


    in River Falls, WI on September 19-20, 2015

    The third Annual River Falls Bacon Bash Cook-off will pit culinary enthusiasts against one another in a unique format that could send them to the world's largest food stage - the World Food Championships. Competitors will battle in four categories: bacon, dessert, sandwich and chili. Twelve lucky winners will receive a coveted Golden Ticket to the World Food Championships. VIEW SITE
  • Bacon and Beer Classic (Chicago)


    in Chicago, IL on October 10, 2015

    The Bacon and Beer Classic is a one-day bacon and craft beer-centric festival featuring Chicago's best chefs and breweries. For the first time ever, Soldier Field is allowing outside food vendors to curate their bacon-inspired dish inside the stadium on October 10. This year one lucky competitor will earn a Golden Ticket to compete in the 2016 WFC. VIEW SITE
  • Game Day Chef Challenge


    in Pasadena, CA on August 1-January 1, 2016

    Back for its second year, the Game Day Chef Challenge provides amateur and professional chefs the opportunity to compete to win $25,000 in Chevron Gift Cards at the Grand Finale in Pasadena, CA on January 1, 2016. ALL Regional Winners who compete at the Grand Finale will receive an invitation to compete in the 2016 WFC. VIEW SITE
  • Canadian Food Championships


    in Edmonton, Canada on July 22-25, 2015

    Events Edmonton has partnered with the World Food Championships to host one exclusive qualifying event in 2015 for Canada. The Canadian Food Championships is a year long search for Canada’s best cooks. The search will reach new levels during the multi-day competition to determine who will be part of Team Canada at the WFC. VIEW SITE
  • WFC Food Champ Online Contests


    online - Monthly

    Each month the World Food Championships will feature a different online recipe contest. The winner of these contests will qualify for a sponsored trip to compete in the World Food Championships! VIEW SITE
  • Barbeques Galore Australian Barbecue Championship Series Winner


    in Various Locations, - (AUS and NZL) in 2016

    The Australasian Barbecue Alliance is the largest BBQ competition sanctioning body in Australia and has 30 barbecue competitions in Australia and New Zealand. In 2016 the ABA held its first-ever Barbeques Galore Australian Barbecue Championship Series where more than 200 teams competed in a points chase throughout the season. Australia is proud to send its #1 Ranked Team to the WFC to compete alongside some of the best barbecue teams in the world. VIEW SITE
  • Culinary Fight Night Pasta


    in Chicago, IL on August 19, 2015

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  • Bull Burger Battles


    online on May 16, 2015

    Bull Outdoor Products is on a nationwide search to find the country’s best burger. Five Bull Burger Battles will take place across the nation leading up to the 2015 World Food Championships. The winners of the Bull Burger Battles receive a coveted Golden Ticket to compete as a member of Team Bull at the WFC's World Burger Championship! VIEW SITE
  • Annual National Shrimp Festival Restaurant Challenge


    in Gulf Shores, AL on August 26-27, 2015

    The Restaurant Challenge is the official cooking competition of the Annual National Shrimp Festival. The 8th Annual Restaurant Challenge, sponsored by Zatarain's, will feature the best chefs that Gulf Shores and the surrounding area has to offer. Chefs will be battling for bragging rights, cookware, prize money and an invitation to WFC. VIEW SITE
  • Culinary Fight Club


    in Various Locations, - Various Dates

    Think Top Chef meets Fight Club meets pop-up restaurant. If you can cook, then you can cook anywhere, with limited ingredients and on a time-crunch! Home chefs, students, moms, caterers, whoever you are, if you like to cook (and you think you're good at it), then step out of your kitchen and into the ring. Contact Culinary Fight Club for a list of qualifying events for the 2017 World Food Championships. VIEW SITE
  • Culinary Fight Club


    in Various Locations, - Monthly

    Think Top Chef meets Fight Club meets pop-up restaurant. If you can cook, then you can cook anywhere, with limited ingredients and on a time-crunch! Home chefs, students, moms, caterers, whoever you are, if you like to cook (and you think you're good at it), then step out of your kitchen and into the ring. VIEW SITE
  • Saucy Mama's 2017 Recipe Contest


    online - April

    Saucy Mama’s 2017 Recipe Contest features some of the best home cooks and food bloggers in the nation! The first 25 qualified participants will receive any six Saucy Mama products to use during recipe creation and will have the opportunity to host a Saucy Mama giveaway to their own followers. A trip to the World Food Championships is awarded for the best recipe! Application deadline to be announced. VIEW SITE
  • Culinary Fight Club


    in Chicago, IL - Monthly

    Think Top Chef meets Fight Club meets pop-up restaurant. If you can cook, then you can cook anywhere, with limited ingredients and on a time-crunch! Home chefs, students, moms, caterers, whoever you are, if you like to cook (and you think you're good at it), then step out of your kitchen and into the ring. VIEW SITE
  • Zoofari -- Burgers, Brews and Bands


    in Billings, MT - August, 2017

    Get ready for a wild evening and take your taste buds on an adventure with local brews and incredible culinary creations from area vendors featuring the beloved beef burger, all while enjoying great live music! VIEW SITE
  • Michigan Apple Recipe Contest


    in Lansing, MI on January 21, 2015

    For a decade, the Michigan Apple Committee has sponsored the Michigan Apple Recipe Contest in Frankenmuth, Michigan. Amateur cooks from all over the state have participated in the event. The 2015 categories are pies, desserts and sandwiches. The competition celebrates the versatility of Michigan Apples as an ingredient. VIEW SITE
  • Dominican Food Championships


    in Santo Domingo, - August 2017

    The Dominican Food Championships will happen in August this year and qualify up to three competitors for the World Food Championships. Located in the beautiful Dominican Republic, we welcome these winners to compete in the biggest food competition on the planet. Stay tuned for more details! VIEW SITE
  • Food Champ Online Recipe Contest


    in Online Contest, - Monthly Event

    Each month the World Food Championships will feature a different online recipe contest. The winner of these contests will qualify for a sponsored trip to compete in the World Food Championships in Kissimmee, Fla.! VIEW SITE
  • Reinhart Foodservice Burger Competition Series


    in Various Locations, - Select Dates

    Reinhart Foodservice has teamed up with the World Food Championships to bring you a 2016 Qualifying Event Series! Through this series of select events, ten winners will become part of Team Reinhart to compete in the World Burger Championship. Think you have what it takes? Find out more by clicking the link above! VIEW SITE
  • Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown


    in Charleston, SC on May 3, 2015

    Who will be the LowCountry’s 2015 Burger Throwdown Champion? Come watch your favorite Lowcountry Chefs battle it out at the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. George Motz, host of the Travel Channel’s Burger Land, and our panel of chefs and culinary gurus will decide which restaurant will represent the LowCountry at the 2015 WFC! VIEW SITE
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Suzanne Clark

2014 World Pasta Championship

As an artist, creativity consumes my life-especially when it comes to cooking! I put my artistic touch on all my dishes along with years of skill earned in the kitchen while cooking for my family of seven! I bring “Mom Power” to the kitchen arena and the determination to win and to prove that Moms can take on anyone, including professional chefs at any time! I am a blogger, a Lifestyle Expert on a local... VIEW FULL BIO

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The 2015 World Food Championships Blogger Summit, set for on Nov. 2-4, 2015, is seeking applications from 50 Bloggers who are ready to roll out their pens, put on their aprons and throw it down in the Kenmore Kitchen Arena as the Opening Round Competition of this year's World Food Championships! There will be 3 jam-packed days of "Yummie" info, demos and competition. But only 50 bloggers will be chosen for this FREE experience. Click here to submit your application!

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