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October 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
October 12, 2019
10 am – 4 pm
12911 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR
Food and Drinks available with Taster Tickets – Early bird price $10 ($15 per person day of the event)
EGGcellent Chef Awards
All net proceeds benefit the Arkansas Foodbank
You’ll love EGGfest because it’s an event all about the Big Green Egg.
You’re invited to join the “EGGheads” (Big Green Egg enthusiasts) who travel from all over the United States. to participate and share in the fun.
Taste the goodies cooked by experienced EGG cooks who also travel around to EGGfests to share their skills and talents with you while they compete in the EGGcellent Chef Awards. They say there’s nothing like cooking on “The Ultimate Cooking Experience.”
This event is for you, your family and your friends! Whether you own a Big Green Egg, or you just want to sample a wide array of recipes cooked on the EGG, this event is for you. Sample breakfast, lunch and dinner fare including desserts!
Most importantly, this is a charity event that directly benefits the Arkansas Foodbank. All net proceeds from the 2019 EGGfest go directly to this organization that is dedicated to providing hungry Arkansans with more healthy and nutritious food. For more information about the Arkansas Food Bank, go HERE!
Please join us to meet like-minded people who love great tasting food on a beautiful fall afternoon. The food is arriving hot and ready off the EGGs all day long, so plan to spend some time with us so you can taste something from all of our EGG chefs who are happy to tell you just why their dish is the best.
We suggest tasters arrive between 10 am – 11 am to experience the full Big Green EGGfest adventure. Food comes off the EGGs all day, so you’ll find food whenever you arrive!
When you leave, we bet you’ll understand why the Big Green Egg is often copied but never matched in culinary excellence!
Early-Bird Taster Ticket are available through October 1.
With your ticket, you have access to unlimited food samples from all of our cooks who are creating special recipes on the Big Green Egg.
Taster Tickets $15 the day of the event. Buy them early, and your tickets are just $10. Children 12 and under are admitted to the event for FREE!
Day of the event admission is $15 per individual and is available in our store.
Parking is easily accessible in our parking lot.
For an EGGfest to be successful, we need EGGcellent cooks. EGGfest is the venue for EGGheads to showcase their talents on the Big Green Egg. From 10 am – 4 pm cooks showcase their skills and talents by preparing their specialty recipes all day long.
It’s also an opportunity for you to sample others’ food, share recipes and “talk shop” with other Big Green Egg enthusiasts.
If You’d Like to Enter a Team
EGGfest opens to the public at 10 am. We do ask that Cooks arrive no later than 8 am to unload vehicles/trailers and set up cooking stations. We have ample volunteers available to help you unload everything you bring along.
We have ample workers on-hand to help you unload everything you need. Cooking teams should consist of 1-2 Team Captains with additional helpers. Teams receive a generous SWAG bag plus gift cards to help offset expenses. We will also host a Cook Team Meet & Greet at Larry’s Pizza for up to four team members (additional buffet dinners may be purchased separately). This takes place October 11, from 6-8 pm just down the center from our location.
Items Cooks Should Bring:
If you are one of the first five cooks to register, we provide your canopy!
- Chairs & Tables
- 10×10 Pop-Up Canopy (first 5 to register will have canopy provided)
- Cooler for storing groceries
- All ingredients needed to create you recipes
- Cooking utensils & cutting boards
- Plate-Setters & EGGcessories
- 2oz plastic ramekins, small paper plates
Items Townley Will Provide:
- (At least) one New Large Big Green Egg
- Lump Charcoal & Firestarters
- Sanitation Supplies
- Service Gloves
- Ice for your Cooler
- (2) Special EGGFest Yeti Rambler per team
MEET & GREET
We also host a Cook Team Meet and Greet at Larry’s Pizza for up to four team members (additional buffet dinners may be purchased separately). This is October 11, from 6-8 pm just down the center from our location.
This added bonus is FREE for Cooking Teams to attend and is meant to show our appreciation for all your hard work and commitment to making EGGfest such a success for our charity partner.
We have plenty of food and drinks for attendees in a casual setting. When registering to cook, please let us know how many will be attending the Meet & Greet.
EGGcellent Chef Awards
EGGfest 2019 features an “EGGcellent Chef Award” competition! As Tasters enter the event they are given one vote to cast for the cooking team they feel produced the best results on the Big Green Egg.
This allows cooks to prepare a variety of recipes throughout the day and demonstrate the versatility of the Big Green Egg! All cooks are encouraged to participate, there are no special requirements or ingredients, and the winners receive a distinguished prize!
The following hotels are conveniently located near Townley Pool and Spa.
Holiday Inn Little Rock West – Chenal Pkwy
10920 Financial Centre Pkwy, Little Rock, AR 72211
Comfort Inn West
300 Markham Center Dr
Little Rock, AR 72205