Maryland Foodie Fest is a family-friendly food festival brought to you by the Restaurant Association of Maryland. Bringing together the best parts of being a foodie, Maryland Foodie Fest includes:
- Food pairings and samplings from restaurants throughout Maryland
- Two Sanctioned Food Competitions
- Phillips Seafood Crab Cake Eating Contest
- Local Craft Beer & Wine Sampling
- Festival Foods
- Live Music
- Artisans and Vendors
- Kids Zone with inflatables, batting cages, face painting, food, and more!
A portion of the festival proceeds will benefit the Restaurant Association of Maryland Education Foundation (RAMEF). RAMEF’s mission is to enhance the foodservice and hospitality industry’s training and education, career development and community engagement. To learn more of how RAMEF impacts Maryland, please click here.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
TIME WHAT LOCATION 11:00 am VIP Admission Opens Main Gate Band - Rev6 Main Stage 12:00 pm General Admission Opens Main Gate Burger Competition Begins Near Section 209 12:30 pm Band - Rockets Main Stage VIP Experience - Crabology by Phillips Seafood (VIP ONLY) VIP Club Level 1:00 pm Face Painting Kid's Zone 1:15 pm Burger Competition Judging Begins Near Section 209 1:30 pm VIP Experience - Chef Kaimana Chee, Uncle's Hawaiian Grindz - Hawaiian Poke Demonstration (VIP ONLY) VIP Club Level 1:45 pm Band - Rev6 Main Stage 2:45 pm Phillips Seafood Crab Cake Eating Contest Main Stage 3:00 pm Band - Rockets Main Stage Seafood Competition Begins Near Section 209 3:30 pm Bashes by Brooke Brown Mixology Demonstration (VIP ONLY) VIP Club Level 4:15 pm Band - Kelly Bell Band Main Stage Seafood Judging Begins Near Section 209 5:45 pm Burger and Seafood Awards Presentation Main Stage 6:00 pm Band - Rockets Main Stage 7:00 pm Festival Closes