To view pictures of the 2017 event, please click here to visit the event FaceBook page:
The Presenting Sponsor for the 2018 event will be: Axigent Technologies Group
Perks include: Pasta meal for 40 from the Big Cheese winner, One judges position, Top billing on promo materials*, Studio 4 appearance to promote the event, Opportunity to speak briefly at the event, Early entry to the event, 2 VIP tables of 8, Server at the event, Social media coverage, Slide show ad.
Welcome Back: Happy State Bank as the Say Cheese Sponsor; Rex Young Allstate Agent as the Kid's Corner Sponsor, and Baptist Community Services will be a major sponsor.
Contact Candice Kirkpatrick at 371-8998 X3
These Restaurants Competed Last Year:
* We will be limiting it to 25 competitors this year due to space constraints, in both our bellies and the facility.
Tickets purchased by January 15th will be mailed out, all others will be held at the registration desk at the event.
Note: There will be a separate entry line for patrons who already have their tickets in hand. Doors open at 6:00 pm.
Here are some pics from the 2016 Big Cheese Smackdown
The BIG Cheese 2015 Photos
31 area restaurants/caterers will throw their hats in the ring for the next Mac-n-Cheese S-mac-K Down! And it is an impressive list! Confirmed and ready to deliver knock out blows are:
Defending their titles: Macaroni Joes (The BIG Cheese and People's Choice) Public House Amarillo (Kid's Choice winner) and Pan-Handlers Catering (Judge's Choice winner)
Back for battle: Shi Lee's Barbecue & Soul Food Cafe, BL Bistro, Fire Slice Pizzeria, GoldenLight Cafe, Fab Foods, Tylers Barbeque, Zinnia Bakery, and Outback Steakhouse.
New Contenders: Belmar Bakery & Cafe, Chicken Express - Canyon,, Cowboy Gelato, IDK Bar & Grill, Chick-fil-A at Georgia, Beef 'O' Brady's, Hoffbrau Steaks Company, Grills Gon' Wild , Aloha Kitchen, Moe Dogs Grill, Longhorn Steakhouse, Nineteen49 Catering, Spicy Mike's Bar-B-Q Haven, United Supermarkets, Deperado's Catering, Palio's Pizza and Bar, 575 Pizzeria and Pescarez Italian Restaurant.
Joe's Catering, Aspen Creek Grill
Our Major Sponsors:
Thank you to Axigent Technologies Group for being our presenting sponsor!
Marble Depot has signed on as the Kid's Korner sponsor - thanks Paul and Amanda!
Happy State Bank is coming back as our Say Cheese Photo Booth sponsor.
Energynet.com will be the sponsor of our new enticing game, the Wine Pull.
The popular Who Moved the Cheese game will be sponsored by United Supermarkets.
The always fun Never Cook Again Raffle will be sponsored by Schooler Funeral Home.
Rex Young Allstate Insurance Agent is underwriting the cost of the facility for the event.
For Gouda Measure Memorial Sponsors:
Verlene Williams in memory of Raleigh B Williams
Process Art House
Palo Duro Cowboy Church
Ben E Keith
Town Square Media