‘Cheesesteaks, Barbecue, Crab Fries, Cheese Curds ~ Oh My!’
Football and food sounds like a dangerous combination! Think of the ultimate tailgate party!
The NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia will be more than about top draft picks. Visitors will be able to experience interactive exhibits, awesome NFL memorabilia, the official NFL Draft set and much more! One might use up a lot of engery while exploring 25 football fields worth of action! What not a better way to reengerize yourself than by eating some of the best food in Philly!
Philadelphia offers a diverse culinary selection which will be on hand during the 3-day draft event. Such participants will be: (still tentative)
- Chickie’s & Pete’s
- Quick & Carmichael Barbecue
- The Schmitter
- Tony Luke’s
- All Of A Sudden Desserts
- Antney’s Grub
- Baby Blues BBQ
- Buena Onda
- Curbside Creamery
- Di Bruno Bros
- Dre’s Water Ice And Ice Cream
- El Guaco Loco
- Joe’s Steaks + Soda Shop
- Lulu Bang Wings
- My Four Suns Korean Fusion
- Nick’s Roast Beef
- Oink And Moo BBQ
- Pbon’s Pretzels & Waffles
- Philly Pretzel Factory
- Texas Wieners Philly
- The Cow And The Curd
- Village Whiskey
This impressive playbook will include vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free menu items. NFL spokesperson Kamran Mumtaz said,
Our goal is to feature some of the best food Philadelphia has to offer. This includes menu items that local residents would be proud of being represented and that visitors want to try when coming to Philadelphia.
When eating food during a football tailgate, one usually washes it down with beer! There will be an NFL Draft Tavern presented by Bud Light!
There is an open and free application to be considered, and the NFL is in the process of selecting the final participants. You can also sign up for the free NFL Draft Experience app. Click Here
Twitter and Facebook users! You might be able to find special deals by following #DraftDeals through Discover PHL and even #DraftDealsPhilly through MyPhillyAlive. So if you are a restaurant and or a bar, don’t forget to use these hashtags as well.
The NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
April 27 – 29, 2017
NFL Draft Festival
Thursday, April 27: Noon – 11 pm
Friday, April 28: Noon – 11 pm
Saturday, April 29: 10 am – 6 pm
Fan Festival is free admission with pay-as-you-go for food
Images courtesy of NFL Draft & PHLCVB
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