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Chef teams from throughout Michigan present the state’s great agricultural diversity at its succulent finest, complimented by fine Michigan wines, microbrews and spirits–a true premier Michigan event.
Weekend events include exciting seminars, culinary exhibits and three chef competitions along with great food, wine and celebrity judges.
Fri. 6pm High School Culinary Competition, Vienna Room, Mountain Grand Lodge and Spa. $10 general admission includes unlimited tastes. A cash bar is also available and entertainment provided.
Sat. 9am-Noon Food, Beer, Wine and Wellness Seminars. Free admission.
Sat. 11am-4pm Food, Dessert, Beer Wine and Spirit Tasting, Civic Center. $30 for eight tickets good toward food and beverage tastings and includes admission to the Chop Challenge. Additional tickets may be purchased in quantities of four for $15 or eight for $25. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
Sat. 1:30pm Four winner for the Chop Challenge determined by 4 Celebrity Judges.
Sat. 2:30-4pm Chop Challenge, Civic Center.
Sat. 4:15pm Announcement of People’s Choice and Chop Challenge Winners.
Sat. 4:30-6pm Cake Decorating Challenge, Snowflake Lounge. Cost is $10 for dessert samples, live entertainment and cash bar; emceed by celebrity Chef Michelle Bommarito.
All Chefs Challenge proceeds go to help Challenge Mountain, the nation’s only adaptive recreational facility dedicated exclusively to people with special needs. 100% of all donated dollars go directly to Challenge Mountain programs.
Boyne Mountain is in Boyne Falls, just off US-131 about 20 minutes south of Petoskey.