Adam Richman At World Food Championships Press Conf At Bally's Oct. 17

Adam Richman, star of the Travel Channel, held on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Bally’s Las Vegas to introduce the upcoming World Food Championships (WFC) that will be held Nov. 1-4. Richman explained the origination of the WFC, discussed the championship’s $300,000 prize purse, detailed the seven competition food-categories and previewed the event’s finale that will take place on Sunday, Nov. 4 at Caesars Palace.

Adam Richman at Press Conference
Adam Richman at World Food Championships Press Conference

The conference included a luncheon that presented the WFC’s category-inspired cuisine. Tastes included: beef brisket, pulled pork, barbeque ribs, grilled vegetables, baked beans and cupcakes. Barbeque dishes were provided by Napoleon Bacerra at Poppa Naps Barbeque/, and the cupcakes were catered from Sin City Cupcakes/

Adam Richman
Adam Richman at Caesars Palace

Speakers at the Press Conference:
Jeffrey Frederick – Vice president of food and beverage of Bally’s Las Vegas, Paris Las Vegas and Planet Hollywood
Adam Richman – Host of the World Food Championships
Mike McCloud – President/CEO of Trybe Targeting

Adam Richman at Ballys Las Vegas
Adam Richman at Bally’s Las Vegas

The WFC is a free admission event that will allow attendees to watch championship competitors engage in a food battle and also witness food demonstrations from notable food celebrities.

Adam Richman
Adam Richman at Paris Las Vegas

Fans can also purchase VIP tickets to attend evening galas and mix and mingle with food celebrities including Adam Richman. Photo credit: Erik Kabik/ Food Championships

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