$15 – $65

GRILLED CHEESE GRAND PRIX

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Magnuson Park Hangar 30

6310 Northeast 74th Street

Seattle, WA 98115

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Seattle's first ever Grilled Cheese showdown in the quest for the best grilled cheese sandwich is coming to the Magnuson Park Hangar 30 on November 17th-18th. The Seattle Street Food Festival is proud to bring together Seattle's favorite bread & cheese makers, restaurants and food trucks under one roof. Enjoy over 50 uniquely cheesy pop-ups and offerings designed around bread, cheese, craft beer and everything in between over two days inside the Magnuson Park Hangar.

There are three seperate sessions over two day to enjoy, so pick your day and your ticket for the largest grilled cheese compeition on the west coast!

- FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH, 2017

  • 6:00 - 11:00 PM

- SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH, 2017

  • SESSION #1 | 11:00 - 4:00 PM
  • SESSION #2 | 6:00 - 11:00 PM

Food trucks, chefs and food trucks and booths bring their cheesy wonders to life for you to enjoy! See you in November. Every ticket comes with beverage tasting tickets for craft beer.

**** This Event is 21+ Only and Tickets are Non-Refundable. ****


FIRST WAVE ANNOUNCED

NEXT WAVE ANNOUNCED OCT. 18TH



FOOD TRUCKS & BOOTHS

BREAD AND CIRCUSES

CHEESE PIT

GRILLED CHEESE EXPERIENCE

FIRE & SCRAPE RACLETTE

CHEESE WIZARDS

SOMETHING CHEESY

ANCHOR END PRETZEL SHOPPE

CHEESE MEAT BREAD

OFF THE REZ


PURVEYOR BOOTHS

FRIDAY HARBOR HOUSE OF JERKY

BONNY B'S PEPPERS

SODA JERK SODA

BEECHERS

SMITH BROTHERS FARMS

BALLYHOO HOT SAUCE

SEATTLE PICKLE CO.

MACRINA BAKERY

GRIMM'S HOT SAUCE

BREWERIES / SPIRITS / WINERIES CIDERS

ANNOUNCED OCTOBER 18TH

HOW THE COMPETITION WORKS

This year's festival will have 25 competiting entries comprised of seattle's best restaurants, chefs pop-ups and food trucks providing (1) featured sandwich entry in a full sandwich and 1/2 sandwich offering to allow for atttendes to eat their way through and vote for three different categories.

Attendees choosing to vote are encouraged to eat from all three categories and vote for their favorite sandwiches, but not required to help us crown the BEST GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH ON THE WEST COAST! If an attendee eats from (3) or more booths, they can tun in their entry for a raffle prize (prize to be announced on November 1st)

All vendors will be offering other menu items to enjoy and order at your leisure, so it's all good, so overall we expect over 45 different types of grilled cheese sandwiches to enjoy!

ALL FOOD WILL BE SEPRATELY PURCHASED ON-SITE FOR AN ADDITIONAL COST FOR ATTENDEES TO ORDER FOR THE FIRST YEAR TO SIMPLIFY THE ATTENDEE EXPERIENCE. THANK FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

VOTING CATEGORIES

  1. TRADITIONAL GRILLED CHEESE (BREAD & CHEESE ONLY)
  2. FUSION (INTERNATIONALLY INSPIRED)
  3. FLIPSIDE (ANYTHING GOES)

VIP EXPRESS | 5 HOURS OF CHEESE BLISS | $65

VIP TICKETS INCLUDES 2 HOUR EARLY ENTRY SWAG BAG, 15 ALCOHOL TASTING TOKENS, PRIVATE TASTING ROOM WITH A SMALL BITES & A SELECTION OF WINE, BEER AND SPIRITS.

  • 2 HOUR EARLY ENTRY / BEAT THE LINES

  • PRIVATE TASTING ROOM HOSTED BY LOCAL SEATTLE CHEFS

  • VIP LOUNGE SERVING WINE, CRAFT BEER & SPIRITS

  • VIP SWAG TOTE W/ GOODIES INSIDE

  • LIMITED-EDITION VIP LANYARD

  • GOVINO REUSABLE TASTING GLASS

  • GCGP VOTING PASSPORT (REDEEMABLE FOR RAFFLE)

  • LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT

  • GRILLED CHEESE-THEMED PHOTO BOOTH

  • LOCAL CHEESEMAKERS SAMPLING


PREMIERE PASS | 4 HOURS | $35

EACH TICKET INCLUDES (10) BEER TASTING TOKENS THAT ARE REDEEMABLE BY REGIONAL CRAFT BREWERIES.

  • 1 HOUR EARLY ENTRY

  • 10 CRAFT BEER TASTING TOKENS

  • GOVINO REUSABLE TASTING GLASS

  • GCGP VOTING PASSPORT (REDEEMABLE FOR RAFFLE)

  • WRISTBAND

  • LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT

  • GRILLED CHEESE-THEMED PHOTO BOOTH

  • LOCAL CHEESEMAKERS SAMPLING


GENERAL ADMISSION | 3 HOURS | $25

EACH TICKET INCLUDES (10) BEER TASTING TOKENS THAT ARE REDEEMABLE BY REGIONAL CRAFT BREWERIES.

  • 10 CRAFT BEER TASTING TOKENS

  • GOVINO REUSABLE TASTING GLASS

  • GCGP VOTING PASSPORT (REDEEMABLE FOR RAFFLE)

  • WRISTBAND

  • LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT

  • GRILLED CHEESE-THEMED PHOTO BOOTH

  • LOCAL CHEESEMAKERS SAMPLING

DESIGNATED DRIVER | 3 HOURS | $15

  • (1) BOTTLE OF WATER WITH ENTRY

  • ALL ACCESS TO MAIN FLOOR FOR FOOD

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FAQ

WHEN IS GCGP?

Grilled Cheese Grand Prix will take place November 17-18th, 2017.

IS THERE AN AGE RESTRICTION FOR THIS FESTIVAL

Our event is 21 and over only (no infants, small children or strollers). Pets are not allowed (with the exception of licensed service animals).

WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL?

Grilled Cheese Grand Prix 2017 consists of more than 50+ vendors indoors held at Magnuson Park Hangar 30.

HOW MUCH ARE TICKETS?

Our tickets range anywhere from $25-$55.

WHAT DOES THE FESTIVAL BENEFIT?

Net proceeds from Grilled Cheese Grand Prix are donated to The World is Fun, also known as TWIF, is on a mission to get you involved in the Seattle community through fun events and volunteering. To learn more about our charity click here.

WHERE AND WHEN CAN I BUY TICKETS FOR GRILLED CHEESE GRAND PRIX?

All festival tickets are sold directly through gcgrandprix.com. GCGP 2017 tickets will be on sale on Friday, September 8th at 3:00pm. (PST)!

WHO CAN I CONTACT ABOUT TICKET QUESTIONS?

If you need assistance purchasing a ticket, have questions regarding payment or if you need your tickets resent to you, please reach out to our GCGP support team at tickets@nwmarketplaces.com or visit Eventbrite ticket page to contact us.

ARE TICKETS REFUNDABLE?

Tickets are non-refundable.

WHERE CAN I PICK UP MY VIP PASS?

You can pick up your VIP Lanyard at the Hospitality Lounge on-site the day one hour before your seassion 9am at Magnuson Park Hangar.

DO I HAVE TO PAY FOR FOOD AT THE EVENT?

Yes, Grilled Cheese Grand Prix believes in supporting the local businesses that participate! We do require every prepared food booth and truck to provide a sampler plate of their competing grilled cheese dish in a "half sandwich" serving to enjoy. VIP guest do receive additional tastings at the Tasting Room.

WILL ANY OF THE EVENTS BE CANCELLED IF THERE IS BAD WEATHER?

All events will take place rain or shine. Weather contingency plans are in place for each event.

DO YOU ALLOW CHILDREN AND PETS AT YOUR EVENTS?

All of our events are 21 and over only (no infants, small children or strollers). Pets are not allowed (with the exception of licensed service animals).

I HAVE A DIETARY RESTRICTION, WHAT SHOULD I DO?

All of our events are omnivore friendly. We will have a few vegetarian options at our main events; however, in order for us to allow our participating chefs full creativity, our events are not catered to vegetarians or those with strict dietary restrictions.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is public parking available at the park, but we encourage you to use public transportation or ride share like Uber or Lyft. we will also have a dedicated car2go area to park and pick-up throughout the festival.

What can I bring into the event?

There will be a bag check, so no outside beverages or food will be allowed.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Have questions? Email us at tickets@nwmarketplaces.com

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Magnuson Park Hangar 30

6310 Northeast 74th Street

Seattle, WA 98115

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