CANADA'S “SUNNIEST CITY” WILL SOON BE SIZZLING!
The Sunshine Skillet and Food Festival is Medicine Hat's premier Culinary Event. And, you’re invited!
Whether you’re a chef or a chowhound, head to Medicine Hat experience this two-day event, which will be at the the Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede and features two culinary experiences to tempt your palate:
See… Watch chefs battle it out during exciting amateur and professional culinary competitions. Chefs will require skill, speed and ingenuity to wow a judging panel with their creative plates, while working with limited equipment, basic pantry items, and a mystery basket of food that will be revealed at the beginning of each competitive leg. Trophies and cash prizes will be awarded, in addition to one Alberta-based chef in the professional category receiving recognition from the Alberta Culinary Tourism Alliance.
Taste… Smell… Feeling a little peckish from watching all the exciting culinary battling? Head over to the Food Festival, which will provide you the opportunity to graze through a farmer’s market-style food festival – an authentic way to explore culinary-oriented products and experience an array of nibbles from regional food purveyors.
The Sunshine Skillet and Food Festival sets the stage for everyone to Taste, Smell, See! Who needs a more tasty enticement to hit the road to Medicine Hat next spring and explore the Canadian Badlands?
Sample a taste of Medicine Hat's emerging culinary scene! An exceptional value, the hotel package includes two passes to the Sunshine Skillet & Food Festival, one Sunshine Skillet Souvenir Apron, a package of the Award Winning Beef Jerky from Medicine Hat Meat Traders and one complimentary appetizer from a local hidden gem.
For more information on the Sunshine Culinary Package visit www.stayinmedicinehat.com
- 1pm - 8pm Food Festival
- 2pm First Amateur Competition
- 3:30pm Second Amateur Competition
- 5pm Third Amateur Competition
- 6:30pm Amateur Final Round
- 7:30pm Amateur Award Ceremony
- 10am - 5pm Food Festival
- 11am First Chef Competition
- 12:30pm Second Chef Competition
- 2pm Third Chef Competition
- 3:30pm Professional Chef Final Round
- 4:30pm Chef Award Ceremony