Naperville Chef Showdown

Wednesday, March 9, 6:00-9:00 pm
580 Exchange Court, Aurora

Chef Showdown is back! This Battle of the Champions will showcase the winning restaurants from the past two years of the competition. Executive Chef Eddie Sweeny representing Catch 35 and Chef Ian Schlegel, Chef de Cuisine from Che Figata will compete to create unique dishes using food from Loaves & Fishes’ market.

Throughout the evening, guests will enjoy delicious drinks and heavy appetizers provided by event partner My Chef Catering. The event will also include a special wine auction and a moment to raise the paddle for Loaves & Fishes Community Services.
*Tickets start at $100 and are on sale now.

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Please note: To ensure a safe and fun event, those attending Chef Showdown will be required to show proof of vaccination (card or digital) or proof of a negative COVID test within 24 hours before entering the venue. Masks are required to be worn when not eating or drinking.

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*Tickets purchased for the 2020 Chef Showdown will be honored.  

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