6th Annual Boca Burger Battle at Sanborn Square

Girl with tray of burgers

The 6th Annual Boca Burger Battle aka “A Grilling Affair! “will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2016 from 6 to 10 pm at Sanborn Square Park along Federal Highway in downtown Boca Raton.  Guests will experience grilling sensations from South Florida’s Top Chefs, Craft Beers, Summer Wines, Seasonal Spirits, Live Entertainment, a Garden Market, Retail Bazaar, and view a prestigious team of Grill Master Judge’s as they sample and savor each entry to decide on which team will be awarded the Best Grill Master and Best Alternative Grill Master, while the community will vote for the Best Boca Burger Champion!

This community event with its “Backyard BBQ” theme not only showcases some of the best beef and alternative burgers that can be found, but also has an array of summer food tasting stations sampling gourmet food items. Guests will also be able to quench their thirst with a variety of craft beers and wines.

This year’s Contenders come from all over South Florida:

  • M.E.A.T. Eatery & Taproom (Defending 2015 and 2016 Champion)
  • Tucker Duke’s Lunchbox (defend their 2014, 2015 & 2016 1st Place pick for People’s Choice as the “Best Battle Burger”)
  • Shake Shack
  • Deck 84
  • Sybarite Pig
  • Burger & Beer Joint
  • Tap 42
  • Metro Diner
  • Yard House
  • Josie’s Ristorante
  • Black Rose Irish Pub
  • Flashback American Kitchen & Bar
  • Beer Trade Co.
  •  Junior’s Cheesecake


Live Entertainment by PUMP – a high energy upbeat rock cover band from Miami, Florida


Portion of proceeds from the Boca Burger Battle will benefit PropelYourFuture.org, a 501c3 Non Profit Organization located in Boca Raton, Florida.


burger judgeGeneral Admission tickets are $50 per person. VIP tickets are Pre-Sale $75 / Regular $125 per person. VIP ticket holders receive unlimited food and drink tastings and enjoy early bird entry at 6 PM instead of 7 PM. Burger Battle General Admission Guests will be given three drink tickets each and enjoy unlimited food tastings.

Additional discounts will be given to WeekendBroward-PalmBeach readers using the link below to purchase tickets online.

Note: This is a 21 + year old event.  No Pets are permitted. Event is Rain or Shine!  Tickets can be purchased online or by calling (561) 338-7594.

More information is available by visiting: www.bocaburgerbattle.com or the Facebook event page.

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Date(s) - 07/15/2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sanborn Square