The Gridiron Grill-Off is All About Gourmet Food, Charity & Football

The 7th annual Broward Health® Gridiron Grill-Off, held at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater, teams up 25 of the top chefs in South Florida with NFL legends like Zach Thomas and Sam Madison, to create signature grilled dishes, like Chipotle Wagyu Ribs served with Rustic Kale Salad, for you to taste.

Event Schedule

VIP Admission 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Grand Grill-Off 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cornhole Championship 4:00pm – 5:30pm

Enjoy The Best Gourmet Food South Florida's Top Chefs Have to Offer.

Chefs from 2015 Grill-Off “Fan-Favorite” Winner, Naked Taco, and “Judges Choice” Champion, Pelican Landing, and others will be preparing gourmet samplings to fill your plate. During the Grill-Off you’ll meet the chefs and legendary NFL players while making your way around the event tasting each team’s first-class gourmet dish and voting for your favorite via the Gridiron Grill-Off APP. Event proceeds benefit Offerdahl’s Hand-Off Foundation.

Mix & Mingle with Celebrity Athletes

Seek autographs from legend athletes while tasting gourmet foods from South Florida’s top chefs. You will have the opportunity to take photos, get autographs and talk to some of the players that have become part of the NFL legacy!

Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey Tailgate Challenge & Zone

The Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey Tailgate Challenge presented by Smithfield will take place Saturday November 12, 2016 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Tailgater teams will be selected to compete against one another for the $1,000 Grand Prize by creating a recipe containing Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey and premium Smithfield meats. Event attendees will get the chance to sample these dishes and celebrity judges will vote on each recipe to declare the 2016 Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey Tailgate Champion!

Catch up on live college football games while enjoying premium cocktails at the Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Main Bar. Event attendees will also have an opportunity to purchase sports memorabilia to get signed by your favorite celebrity athletes.

November 12th, 2016, 1:00 PM—5:30 PM

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Sustainable Seafood Village

The Sustainable Seafood Village will host (3) three Gridiron Grill-Off Restaurants, including Dauphins, McCoy’s Oceanfront, and S3. The exhibit will also feature Alabama Gulf Seafood, who will offer marine conservation messages through interactive displays and demonstrations.

Highlights will include some of South Florida’s top chefs preparing sustainable seafood tasting’s and an area to sit back and view up-to-the-minute results of the Fan-Favorite voting competition and the Cornhole Leaderboard!

November 12th, 2016, 1:00 PM—4:00 PM

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The Toyota Cornhole Stadium & Festival Stage

From 1:00pm to 4:00pm, FANS are encouraged to compete and earn a spot in the Grill-Off Cornhole Finals– a bean bag tailgating game that teams 16 Celebrity Pros with the Top 16 Community Joes (that’s you!) in an elimination tournament to become the Grill-Off Cornhole Champions!

Here’s how it works. For a charitable donation, FANS toss 8 bean bags to make the Top 16 Leaderboard. If you don’t score big, don’t fret! Purchase additional entries to perfect your game and you’ll be supporting our mission to “Feed the Needs of Kids in Crisis!”

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Preferred Parking in the Toyota Parking Lot

Toyota vehicle owners who purchase tickets to the 2016 Broward Health® Gridiron Grill-Off Food & Wine Festival are entitled to preferred parking spaces in the Toyota Parking Lot located adjacent to the Pompano Beach Amphitheater. Only Toyota owners are eligible for this offer so make sure to drive your Toyota to the Broward Health® Gridiron Grill-Off Food & Wine Festival and look for signage that will direct you to the Toyota Parking Lot.

Pompano Beach Amphitheater
1806 NE 6th Street
Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Space is limited so arrive early !!

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Take advantage of our package deal specials

The Gridiron Grill-Off has partnered with the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa to offer an exclusive travel package including a two-night stay at the luxurious oceanfront property and two tickets to the event.

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Johnny Williams
Executive Director
Phone: 305-748-6107

Tasha Yohan
Account Executive
Phone: 954-446-0815

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