Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

CLT s’MACdown A MAC-N-CHEESE COMPETITION & CRAFT BEER TASTING

August 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Are you ready for some cheesy goodness? The 4TH annual CLT s’MACdown

is the ultimate mac-n-cheese lovers destination. Explore the culinary genius of Charlotte chefs as they carefully prepare exquisite versions of your favorite comfort food dish as the compete to be crowned the CLT s’MACdown CHAMPS. So get ready to feast on some outrageous mac-n-cheese, enjoy local vendors, sample some craft beer all while supporting a great charity (PROJECT HALO).

GENERAL ADMISSION
FLASH SALE – July 1st – July 7th – $25

Early Bird Tickets thru – 9/30 – $30
General Admission Tickets – 10/1 – 11/8 – $35
Day Of (if Available) – $40

VIP ADMISSION
FLASH SALE – July 1st – July 7th – $40
Early Bird Tickets thru – 9/30
General Admission Tickets – 10/1 – 11/8 – $50
Day Of (if available) – $55

DD TICKET – NO BEER SAMPLING
General Admission tickets – $20
Day Of (if available) – $25

WHAT YOU GET

GENERAL ADMISSION
Entry into the CLT s’MACdown
4 hours of Beer & Mac-n-cheese sampling
A commemorative tasting glass
Music & Entertainment
Games & Activities
1 Raffle Ticket
Chance to vote best Mac-n-cheese of the s’MACdown

VIP ADMISSION
Exclusive Access to the Carolina Beer Temple VIP Lounge
Upgraded food options (more details to come)
Entry into the CLT s’MACdown
4 hours of Beer & Mac-n-cheese sampling
3 beverage tickets
A commemorative tasting glass
Music & Entertainment
Games & Activities
2 Raffle Tickets
Chance to vote best Mac-n-cheese of the s’MACdown

DD TICKET
Entry into the CLT s’MACdown
4 hours of Mac N Cheese Sampling
Music & Entertainment
Games & Activites
1 Raffle Ticket
Chance to vote best Mac-n-cheese of the s’MACdown

This event is 21+ | Rain or Shine | Pets are not allowed (unless a certified service animal)

FAQ’S

Where is Mac-n-Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting held?
The 4th Annual CLT s’MACdown Mac-n-Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting will be held Saturday, November 9, 2019 at the indoor CUVC Facility, 2530 Whitehall Park Drive #450 (just off South Tryon).

What are the festival hours?
General Admission 1:00 – 5:00 pm.
Beer and food will stop being served at 4:45 PM

May I bring outside beverages?
Outside beverages are not allowed.

Is the event 21+?
Yes, the 4th Annual CLT s’MACdown Mac-n-Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting is a 21+ Event. You will need to bring a valid photo ID to gain entry. (No kids allowed of any age)

Can I bring a dog?
No. The event is being held in an indoor facility with no pets allowed.

What does admission include?
Admission to the 4th Annual CLT s’MACdown Mac-n-Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting includes unique Man-n-Cheese dishes from 20+ of Charlotte’s Best Restaurants and craft beer samples from 20+ breweries from the Carolina’s and Charlotte. This is an all-inclusive food and beverage event.

What types of identification are accepted?
Government issued identification: Military ID, Driver’s license, Passport, or ID card. If you didn’t have to fill out a form and stand in line for it, we don’t accept it.

Where can I park?
We recommend taking a taxi or Uber/Lyft. There will be limited parking onsite.

Will there be seating provided?
There will be some sitting areas.

Is re-entry allowed?
Yes, as long as you do not remove or tamper with your wristband, you will be allowed to re-enter the event.

Is water available at the event?
Yes, there will be free water available to all participants. Please feel free to bring a reusable, refillable water bottle to use at the festival. If you don’t have one to bring, you can always use your sampling cup.

What payment options do you accept for the Mac-n-Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting?
We accept major credit cards via our website prior to the event. We also accept all major credit cards at the door as well as cash if the event is not sold out. We do not accept checks.

Do the breweries ever run out of beer?
Occasionally we will run out of a certain beer that is popular with our attendees. Luckily, there are always plenty of other beers to sample until the end of the event.

Can I get a refund on my ticket purchase?
Sorry, but we cannot offer refunds on any tickets purchased.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our city.

You have Successfully Subscribed!