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The Perkins Road Burger Fest Presented by Geaux Rouge

  • The Overpass Merchant 2904 Perkins Road Baton Rouge, LA, 70808 United States (map)

***EARLY BIRD PRICING AVAILABLE UNTIL JANUARY 6 FOR FIRST 150 TICKETS SOLD - GET YOURS EARLY!***

Geaux Rouge is proud to present "The Perkins Road Burger Fest" on Saturday, January 28, 2017, from 2pm-6pm. This will be a charity event with proceeds benefiting Mary Bird Perkins - Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center and A.C. Lewis YMCA.

Attendees will get to sample a small burger from each participating competitor and beer from Mockler Beverage Company. Tickets to the event are $20.00 for regular pricing and $15.00 in online early bird pricing until January 6th.

There will be a battle amongst the competitors for The "Taste" Award, selected by a panel of judges, and a "People's Choice" Award, voted on by you, the attendees! The winners get the title of Best Perkins Road Burgers. 

There is a current list of competitors but invites are open to any and all burger spots on or around Perkins road to compete. 

Current Competitors:
The Overpass Merchant
Kalurah Street Grill
Galatoire's Bistro
City Pork Deli & Charcuterie
Phil's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant
Table Kitchen & Bar Baton Rouge
Ivar's Sports Bar
Iverstine Farms Butcher
Burgersmith Perkins

Judges:
Franz Borghardt from Geaux Rouge
Alex Barbosa from Barbosa's Barbeque
Allison Offner Bookman from Cupcake Allie
Molly Taylor from Beneath the Bark Jewelry
Matthew Sigur from The Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)
Dustin Sutton from Geaux Downtown BR

Sponsors:
Geaux Rouge, Three Sixty Eight, Kristen Seneca, Mockler Beverage Company, Baton Rouge Printing, Goodwood Hardware & Outdoors, Baton Rouge Burgers, Giraphic Prints