Florida's Most SIZZLING Winter Festival!
Experience the incredible aroma of over 2,000 Steaks Grilling on the Piazza of beautiful Ave Maria, Florida. Enjoy a day of Family Fun topped of with a 16 oz Boneless Ribeye Steak Dinner grilled by teams competing for the title of Grand Champion! Taste the best steaks in Florida!
Steak Dinners include a 16 oz Boneless Ribeye Steak, baked potato, salad, roll & bottled water.
The LARGEST Steak Competition East of the Mississippi River!
Grill Teams from near and far compete for the title of Grand Champion in the largest Steak Competition East of the Mississippi River! Enter your team today and see if you have what it takes to win cash prizes and bragging rights as GRAND CHAMPION!
The Sunshine State Steak Cook-Off Returns for its TENTH Year!
Entertainment, Food and Fun!
Enjoy live music from Bed by Nine (1:00 - 2:30) and 41 South (3:00 - 6:00)!
There will be Food Vendors, Games and Fun Houses for the kids, Famer's Market, Auction, Chinese Raffle, Beer Truck and a Championship Steak Dinner! Don't miss Florida's most Sizzling Winter Festival back for its Tenth Year!
Schedule of Events
Steak Dinners 5pm-6pm
GRILL TEAM SETUP
Grill Teams Line the Piazza and prepare to compete.
SERVING LINE OPENS
Ready, Set, Eat. Serving Line is officially open.
Family Fun gets underway with Music, Bounce Houses, Vendors, Silent Auction and Raffles.
Bed by Nine on stage 1:00 - 2:30
41 South on stage 3:00 - 6:00
SERVING LINE CLOSES
Over 2,000 steaks have been served and the Grand Champion will soon be announced.
LIGHTING OF THE GRILLS
Grill Teams Light Their Grills and the Competition is officially underway.
A new Grand Champion is named as the winners are announced at the main stage.
Ave Maria dance academy
Please visit our silent auction DONors to thank them for their generous donations to our event