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Come out Saturday, September 9th from 2:30-5pm to “Restaurant Row” East Hopkins Ave between Monarch and Mill St. for the 7th Annual Mac n Cheese Festival.

NEW! Pre-buy your tickets now thru 9/8 and get VIP access – from 2-2:30pm before general admission begins.  Day of ticket sales start at noon day of the event.

Samples of the best Mac N Cheese creations in the Aspen area. Bring your own spoon and let’s keep this event environmentally friendly.

Thank you to our major event sponsors: The City of Aspen, Aspen Parks and Recreation, ANB Bank, and High Mountain Taxi!

YOU get to VOTE for your favorites in each of the following categories:

People’s Choice Award, Chef’s Choice Award, Judges Choice Award, Kid’s Choice Award, and Best Theme Award!

BELOW you find archived News articles, past results, videos and more. Hope to see you soon.

“Aspen to host Mac & Cheese Festival”: ASPEN – Saturday, Sept. 10, when the inaugural Aspen Mac & Cheese Festival gets under way on restaurant row between Mill and Monarch streets on East Hopkins Avenue. Local restaurants will offer free samples of their macaroni-and-cheese concoctions in a manner similar to winter’s Soupskl competition.Keith Bulicz, a city parks and recreation supervisor, is organizing the event with help from other city employees, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association and local restaurants. He’s seeking sponsors to help finance the production and volunteers to assist with operations.As of Thursday afternoon, Bulicz had lined up nine entrants: Cache Cache, Jimmy’s, Brunelleschi’s, Pitkin County Steakhouse, Ute City Bar & Grill, the Red Onion and Rustique, as well as the restaurant operations of the St. Regis Aspen Resort and Craig Cordts-Pearce. Read more at Aspen Times