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10th Annual Latke Festival
December 3, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm$75 – $120
One of New York City’s most unique and delicious holiday tasting events, the Latke Festival, is a charity event organized by Great Performances Catering that celebrates the best and most creative potato pancakes in the city.
2018 will mark the 10th anniversary of the latke tasting event and friendly competition. For its third year in a row, the 10th Annual Latke Festival will be held at the Brooklyn Museum and is already on track to be the biggest celebration of latkes yet. This year’s festival will include:
• Over 25 latke contestants including Baoburg Brooklyn, Benchmark Restaurant, Bricolage, Jacob’s Pickles, Mae Mae Cafe, Kulushkät, Pearl Street Caviar, Shelsky’s of Brooklyn, and Veselka.
• Two new prize categories (in addition to Best Latke): Best Traditional Latke and Best Creative Latke.
• A stellar panel of judges including Actress Debi Mazar and her celebrity chef husband, Gabriele Corcos (hosts of Cooking Channel’s Extra Virgin); long-time editor-in-chief of Food & Wine and producer of Speaking Broadly, Dana Cowin; editor-in-chief of Gastro Obsura, Alexis Mayyasi and others.
Tickets include unlimited latke and food tastings; beer, wine, cocktail and nonalcoholic beverages. VIP Admission tickets are $120 and includes exclusive access to the VIP lounge at at The Norm Restaurant & Bar at Brooklyn Museum, serving specialty cocktails and snacks. General Admission tickets are $75.
All net proceeds of The Latke Festival tickets sales benefit The Sylvia Center, a nonprofit dedicated to establishing healthy eating habits in young people and families of high-need, high-potential communities.
For more details and to purchase tickets to the 10th annual Latke Festival, click: www.latkefestival.com