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
- Three Sanctioned Food Competitions
- Phillips Seafood Crab Cake Eating Contest
- Local Craft Beer & Wine Sampling
- Festival Foods
- Live Music
- Artisans and vendors in the Arts & Crafts Village
- 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 Band - Rev6 Main Stage Chili Cooking Competition On Field 12:00 pm General Admission Opens Burger Competition Begins TBD 12:30 pm Band - Rockets Main Stage VIP Experience - Crabology by Phillips Seafood VIP Lounge 1:00 pm Face Painting Kid's Zone People's Choice Chili Tasting Begins (Ticketed Event) On Field 1:15 pm Burger Competition Judging Begins TBD 1:30 pm Chili Competition Judging Begins On Field 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 TBD 3:30 pm Bashes by Brooke Brown Mixology Demonstration (VIP ONLY) VIP Lounge 4:15 pm Band - Kelly Bell Band Main Stage Seafood Judging Begins TBD 4:30 pm People's Choice Chili Judging Ends On Field 5:45 pm Chili, Burger, and Seafood Awards Presentation Main Stage 6:00 pm Band - Rockets Main Stage 7:00 pm Festival Closes