A select number of restaurants will participate in the People’s Choice Competition. The top two winners, as voted on by event attendees, will participate in the on-stage competition the following year. Don’t miss the chance to be part of our People’s Choice Competition! The 3rd annual event in 2016 was attended by over 1,200 people. This is an opportunity to showcase your business and services to attendees from the Wilson Community! All of our People’s Choice Competitors will have the opportunity:- Receive a free listing in our program.- Have your logo featured on the event website (logo must be provided as jpeg file).- Interact with hundreds of community members attending the event.- Showcase the talent of your chef!- Provide samples to potential new customers to taste.
As a People’s Choice Competitor, you agree to- Prepare a menu item incorporating one common ingredient as will the rest of your competitors. The common ingredient is selected by the competition committee. The 2017 common ingredient is CHEESE!- Bring 750 samples of that item for attendees to taste. They will then vote for their favorite. - Provide your own paper products/utensils as needed to serve your samples.- Donate goods/services/gift cards valued at $25 or more to be incorporated into the event auctions/raffles.- Set up on Sunday, March 26, between 10:30am-12:00pm. Booth MUST be set and ready for the public by 12:00pm to accommodate new "First Bite" attendees from 12-1pm.We will provide two 6" table and table covers, and volunteers to help you set up booth as needed.
This exciting event will also include:- An on-stage, timed Iron Chef Competition featuring 3 local chefs. The winner is invited to compete again next year to maintain his/her title.- Vendor Lane featuring various other businesses and sampling opportunities for attendees.- Enjoy musical performances and have an opportunity to participate in auctions and raffles and visit and taste samples from a variety of vendors throughout the day.
Proceeds from the Wilson Iron Chef Competition will benefit the Wilson Education Foundation whose mission is to support Wilson excellence! The vision of the organization is to engage parents, alumni and businesses to invest in the greater Wilson community to further differentiate a Wilson Education and to enhance students' opportunities. The non-tax dollars raised by the Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, support the needs of our students and teachers by funding academic programs, grants, scholarships, district events, facility upgrades and more.
Help support our efforts by participating as a vendor at our Wilson Iron Chef Competition!
EARLY BIRD: Register by Friday, January 20, 2017, and be listed on Iron Chef promotional materials including posters and flyers.
Final deadline for completing an application form is Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
Please complete and submit this form to be a part of Wilson's 4th annual Wilson Iron Chef Competition and Benefit Auction. If you have difficulty with the Google form or have any questions, please contact Wilson Education Foundation 2601 Grandview Blvd., West Lawn, PA 19609 | 610.670.0180, ext. 4842 | Fax: 484.334.6450 | email@example.com.