Alligator Cooking Competition

Participating restaurants, caterers, and chefs will have the opportunity to market their fare to over 400 guests and compete in the 1st Annual Gator Fest featuring Alligator. This spirited and fun food competition benefiting the Alaqua Wildlife Rehabilitation Center features local area competitors, showcasing their culinary expertise, and innovative variations of Alligator meat

Saturday, May 4th – 11am to 3pm at Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill (20001 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541)

Commemorative trophies & bragging rights will be awarded in the following categories:
People’s Choice: 1st Place | 2nd Place | 3rd Place (voted on by guests)
Best Alligator Dish | Most Creative (voted on by judges)

Competition Space is Limited. Please fill out the form below and send your logo files + any questions to:

Download the Chef Competition Form PDF

Do You Need A Tent

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We will do our best to accommodate power needs, however power is VERY limited so please bring propane/sterno or other means of preparing your dish. Day of power requests are likely not able to be accommodated, so please let us know ahead of time.