Steak Cookoff Today At FRESH
FRESH by Brookshire's today will hold its second-annual steak cookoff to benefit the East Texas Food Bank, with an afternoon of activities followed by a beef dinner.
|What: FRESH by Brookshire's second-annual steak cookoff.|
Where: FRESH, 6991 Old Jacksonville Highway.
When: 1 to 8 p.m. today.
Cost: Event is free and open to the public. Tickets for the steak dinner, with two sides, are $18.99, with each meal coming with a free kids meal.
Tickets: Can be bought at FRESH by Brookshire's or select Tyler area Brookshire's locations.
1 p.m.: Steak cookoff begins.
1 p.m.: FreshPet “Strut Your Mutt” contest
2:30 p.m.: FreshPet Yippee Dog Races.
2 to 5 p.m.: Car show — classics, hot rods and custom.
2 to 5 p.m.: Southside Bank Family Games.
5 p.m.: Announcement of “Ace of Steaks” winner.
5 to 8 p.m.: Steak dinners served to ticket-holders.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Eric Mosley
2 to 5 p.m.: Risky on the Rocks
6 to 9 p.m.: Jump Billy Trio
The event, which will start at 1 p.m., is free and open to the public.
A pet-strutting contest will take place at 1 p.m., followed by yip-dog races at 2:30 p.m. A classic car show will run from 2 to 5 p.m., as will family games presented by Southside Bank.
There will be live music throughout the day as well.
Meanwhile, grillers will be hard at work on their contest entries for the steak cookoff. Christine Gardner, Tyler Morning Telegraph food editor, will be among the celebrity judges.
A steak buffet will run from 5 to 8 p.m., with a Taste of Texas steak knife given for each ticket sold.
The meal comes with a New York strip, two sides and a roll. Tickets, which are limited, are $18.99 and can be purchased at FRESH and select Tyler Brookshire's locations. A free kid's meal comes with each ticket.
The event is part of the store's Taste of Texas celebration, which runs through June 10.
For more information, visit freshbybrook shires.com.