Attention locavores: Fat Cat Foods and countless other Florida-based food producers, restaurants, food trucks and companies will be spotlighted at Tampa Bay’s 2013 Yelper Party, called the “Yelptucky Derby!” Taking place one week before the actual Kentucky Derby race, the event takes place at the Winthrop Barn Theatre in Riverview on April 26, 2013 fro 7-10p.
This gastronomical bonanza is open to all Tampa Bay-area Yelp contributors (must have Yelp account for entry) and serves not only as a terrific foodie hangout for some of the Tampa’s top Yelp reviewers (aka the Yelp Elite) but also features tastings and demonstrations by several of the area’s best food producers, restaurants and food trucks, including Wimauma Catering, Acropolis, Beef O’ Brady’s, EATS American Grill, Generation Food Truck’s Dub & Jimbo’s, Generation Food Truck’s Enjoi Sweets & Co, Generation Food Truck’s PAO Food Truck, Green Iguana, Hula Bay, Parkesdale Farm Market, Pelagia Trattoria, Pretzel Crisps, The Corner Store, Toffee To Go, 20 Shekels Bread, and, of course, Fat Cat Foods (who will be sampling and selling its sauces for attendees — click here to view our Yelp page).
In addition to the eats, guests can enjoy live music courtesy of Phase 5 and Between Bluffs, photography courtesy of Gerardo Luna, and informational exhibits by Busch Gardens, Health Mutt, Lowry Park Zoo, Tribeca Salon and Underdog Wine.
This promises to be Tampa Bay’s foodie event of the year. For more information, please visit its official Yelp Event page.
Date: April 26, 2013
Cost: Free to Yelp account holders