10th Annual Gridiron GrillOff Food, Wine & Music Festival

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The Walgreens Gridiron GrillOff Food, Wine & Music Festival celebrates its tenth year on Saturday, November 9, 2019, on the grounds o the the Pompano Beach Amphitheater aka The Amp. Created as a unique way to “Feed the Needs of Those in Crisis” through donations to the Offerdahl’s Hand-Off Foundation, this not-to-be-missed festival has grown to feature 22 teams of South Florida’s top chefs and NFL legends as they bring the heat and compete in a high-end culinary competition. The afternoon line-up of events also includes a BBQ Pit Masters Competition, cornhole tournament and live performance from nationally acclaimed talent.

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South Florida’s highly anticipated high-end culinary event returns with delicious offerings from the region’s top culinary talent, along with a variety of specialty cocktails, fine wine and craft beer. Twenty-two of the best of the best chefs will be paired up with 22 NFL legends including O.J. McDuffie, Zach Thomas, Mercury Morris, Jim Kiick, Channing Crowder, and the Marks Brothers (Mark Duper & Mark Clayton). Event attendees can also get in on the action themselves at the Toyota Cornhole Stadium, competing or cheering on their favorites as they attempt to beat John Offerdahl’s score in the Celebrity Cornhole Challenge.

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All net proceeds from the Walgreens Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Music Festival will benefit the Offerdahl’s Hand-Off Foundation’s mission to “Feed the Needs of Those in Crisis” through direct donation to the Offerdahl’s Hand-Off Foundation Scholarship Fund at Broward College and to Taste of the NFL’s Kick Hunger Challenge, a national initiative which matches donations by the Gridiron Grill-Off to support Feeding South Florida, a hunger relief organization that serves 25 percent of Florida’s food insecure population.

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Brett Young Concert following Grill-Off

The tenth annual Walgreens Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Music Festival is rocking this year’s event schedule with the addition of a live music performance by country music sensation Brett Young. Hosted at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater produced by Live Nation, the performance on Saturday, November 9 will be part of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Gridiron Grill-Off Concert Series powered by the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB’s Underground Music.

Brett Young rose to fame after his sophomore album “Ticket to LA” hit the number one spot on the Billboard Country Albums Chart in 2018. He has been nominated for multiple awards across the music industry, including winning the 2018 Academy of Country Music Awards’ New Male Vocalist of the Year. Young’s music has touched the hearts of millions, with hit singles such as “Sleep Without You”, “Like I Loved You” and “Mercy”. Bringing his talents to sunny South Florida, Young will be the latest artist to take over the Gridiron stage.

Doors to the concert will open at 5:30 p.m., following closing remarks at the Grand Grill-Off. The concert will begin at 7 p.m.

Concert tickets can be purchased individually or as a combo ticket with a Gridiron Grill-Off General Admission or VIP Ticket. For more information and to purchase tickets online, please visit gridirongrilloff.com/tickets.


The Walgreens Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Music Festival is made possible through our dedicated sponsors: Walgreens, The City of
Pompano Beach, Broward College, Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Underground Music, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits of Florida and many others.


Tickets to the Walgreens Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Music Festival are now on sale for $85 per person for General Admission and $125 per person for VIP. Group ticket packages are available as well. Please take note that these tickets do not include the Brett Young concert which are sold separately or as a combo package via the event website.

For tickets or for more information, please visit https://gridirongrilloff.com/.

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UPDATE: Photos from this event can be found in our photo gallery or on Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/WeekendBroward/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2717724351582415

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Date(s) - 11/09/2019
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Pompano Beach Amphitheater (The Amp) 1806 NE 6th St, Pompano Beach, FL, 33060