John Offerdahl’s Gridiron Grill-Off is back!

Come join five-time All-Pro Miami Dolphins Linebacker John Offerdahl as he celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Broward Health Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine, & Tailgate Festival on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater.

The event will pair some of South Florida’s top chefs with Miami Dolphins Legends like Dwight Stephenson, Troy Stradford, Ed Newman, Shawn Wooden, Larry Little, Channing Crowder, and many more. This year’s featured restaurants will be Truluck’s, Palme d’Or/Fontana/Cascades at The Biltmore, Casa D’Angelo, S3 Restaurant at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach, Darrel and Oliver’s Café Maxx, McCoy’s Oceanfront at the Fort Lauderdale Marriot Pompano Beach Resort & Spa, 13 American Table, and Grille 401.

10323986_760239050664535_5619395119091020055_nAll proceeds of the event will benefit the Offerdahl’s Hand-Off Foundation which directs funds to other organizations that “feed the needs of kids in crisis.” The Hand-Off Foundation’s beneficiaries for 2014 will include 4KIDS of South Florida, HOPE South Florida, Here’s Help, Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association, the Miami Dolphins Foundation, and the Taste of the NFL.

Two awards will be presented at the conclusion of the Grill-Off. A People’s Choice Award will be awarded by votes from event-goers while the other award will be presented by a panel of esteemed judges for the Judges’ Choice Award.

A foodie’s dream event! The John Offerdahl’s Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine, & Tailgate Festival is a best of the best display of South Florida’s finest chefs grilling it off for an amazing cause. Come watch former Miami Dolphins Ed Newman and YOLO chef Peter Boulukus as they attempt to repeat as champions of the John Offerdahl’s Gridiron Grill-Off for the second year in a row. The event will also feature culinary exhibitions, live cooking demonstrations, interactive / educational experiences, tasting tents, music, games, and much more.

Get your tickets now and save the date for John Offerdahl’s Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine, & Tailgate Festival! We’ll see you there!

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