Events

Events at the 2019 Minnesota Monthly GrillFest at CHS Field

Big Green Egg at Grillfest grilling lunch

Featured Events

  • Bernick’s Beer & Burger Battle: Critically-acclaimed restaurants, unique craft beers, and a battle to be crowned the best! Visit, taste, and vote for your favorite!
  • Ultimate Experience: Taste delicious chili made with Laura’s Lean beef and see how easy it is to cook on Big Green Eggs.
  • Minne-Eggapalooza: Local chefs will be grilling tasty samples on Big Green Eggs under the pavilion, each paired with a perfect beer.
  • Smirnoff Bloody Mary Battle: Local Bloody Mary mix companies will compete head-to-head to become Grillfest’s Bloody Mary Champion, using Smirnoff Vodka. Taste and vote for your favorite Bloody Mary!
  • Show Specials: Deals on demo grills and gadgets will be available throughout the weekend!

Bernick’s Burger Battle

Winners of the first Burger Battle at Grillfest

Minnesota Monthly is proud to present the third annual Bernick’s Beer & Burger Battle.

Join us as local restaurants led by famous Twin Cities chefs go head-to-head to become the Bernick’s Burger Champion! GrillFest attendees will be able to taste and vote for their favorite burger, while enjoying a delicious beer. The victor will be named after voting closes on Sunday, May 5. 

Bud Burger Battle Logo

Smirnoff Bloody Mary Battle

Two bloody marys with garnish

Local Bloody Mary mix companies will compete head-to-head to become GrillFest’s Bloody Mary Champion. Attendees will be able to taste and vote for their favorite Bloody Mary, featuring Smirnoff Vodka. 

Minnesota Monthly Glass at GrillFest
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