World Barbecue Championship
World Cocktail Experience
See, learn and taste the latest creations in the world of mixology as you take a tour that your taste buds will not forget! This over-21 experience is packed with the world's best brands and notable mixologists ready to shake up your senses!
Mixology 101 - get stirred up by amazing bartenders as they display artisan cocktails and the insights to luscious libations!
The art of successful recipes, the secrets of cookbooks, the challenge of a chef's career. Plus demos of this and a dash of that!
This is the ultimate grazing opportunity for palates of all types. Collect and taste samples of foods that will be coming to your stores.
Get fired up as Chiliheads from around the world treat you to a People's Choice of Championship Chili and seek your vote to become the 2015 World Chili Champion!
From the Celebrity Chef Challenge to exclusive cooking classes to the Que of BBQ - geared for all ages by culinary artisans like Tha Love Chef, the Academy is the place for foodies to learn how to Cook Like a Champ!
Champions VIF Club
With your Very Important Foodie Pass, join our champs and celebs lakeside for a relaxing, exclusive treat of tasty morsels, craft cocktails and personal demos by notable chefs.
World Food Championships
Don't miss the MAIN EVENT! Everyone can watch the multiple rounds of competition that lead to World Champions in each of 9 categories. More than $300,000 is up for grabs, so make sure you grab a ticket (free online)!