Sandwich Invitational Kicks-Off Summer Restaurant Week in Fredericksburg

by | Jul 25, 2015 | Events

By Susan Larson

The Second Annual Sandwich Invitational will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Hurkamp Park at William Street and Prince Edward Street in downtown Fredericksburg. Thirteen local restaurants will present a specialty sandwich to compete for the $750 judge’s prize of Sandwich King and the $500 People’s Choice Award. Last year’s winners were FoodE and Sprelly, respectively.

FoodE Named Sandwich King, Sprelly is People’s Choice

Sandwich Invitational contestants are:
Cork and Table
Deutschland Downtown
Eileen’s Bakery and Café
Happy Clam
J. Brian’s Tap Room
Kenmore Inn
Mason Dixon Café
Spencer Devon Brewing
Sunken Well Tavern
Capital Ale House
Paul’s Bakery

The food-related businesses providing samples are:
Agora Downtown
25 30 Espresso
Jus Pop’n
Kickshaw’s Downtown Market
Liz’z Creative Juices

Everyone age five and up is required to have a general admission or guest only ticket. General admission tickets are up $5 this year to $30 a person. They’re available at the Fredericksburg Visitors Center, 706 Caroline St.

Guest only tickets at $10 a person, and include non-alcoholic beverages, access to event entertainment and samples from four food related businesses, but not tastings of the 13 featured sandwiches. Guest tickets are available at the Visitors Center and at the gate the night of the event.

Also available are a limited number of reserved tables for $100. Tables will include a centerpiece of fresh flowers, pitchers of lemonade or water, and another special treat, Perry said.

During Summer Restaurant Week July 31 – August 9, 2015, guests can choose 2 for $20 specials at 22 participating restaurants. A list of participating restaurants and sample menus are available online.

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