Central Florida’s Finest Chefs to Compete at HRC COOK Orlando Food Festival and Competition

The HRC COOK Orlando Food Festival and Competition combines the fun of watching Central Florida’s finest chefs compete in a cooking competition with the opportunity to sample culinary creations and signature cocktails designed to enhance the experience.

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.

Nearly 20,000 members and supporters of HRC reside in the State of Florida and are a part of the HRC Orlando/Central Florida market.

Participating restaurants include:

  • ·        Fresh
  • ·        Gringos Locos
  • ·        Hard Rock Cafe
  • ·        K Restaurant
  • ·        John Michael Catering
  • ·        Maxine’s on Shine
  • ·        Mi Tomatina Paella Bar
  • ·        Romano’s Macaroni Grill
  • ·        Shari Sushi Lounge
  • ·        The Rusty Spoon
  • ·        Whiskey Dicks

General and VIP admission is available.

  • ·        VIP Admission is $100; General Admission is $40 in advance
  • ·        Children 12 and under are free

WHEN:                Noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 9; cooking competition takes place at 3 p.m.

WHERE:             Lake Eola Park (corner of E. Central Boulevard and N. Eola Drive).

WHY:                   COOK Orlando raises funds to assist HRC in its work to ensure a nation where every American is treated equally.


For more information about COOK Orlando please visit www.hrc.org/cookorlando