Good wine isn’t the only thing being uncorked in Marina Park. Spread across 3-days, the Burger Brawl, Restaurant Sampling, Grilling Competition, and Food Truck Feast are sure to please every foodie’s palate.

Burger Brawl (Friday – Limited Access Ticket Required)

Kirkland Uncorked 2015 Burger Brawl eastside restaurant burger competition.Burgers on Waffles. Peanut butter & jelly spreads. Pulled pork and duck – Burgers aren’t just meat and cheese anymore. Indulge in the Kirkland Uncorked Burger Brawl and put your taste buds to the test as participating restaurants serve up with the foodiest burger recipes in hopes of walking away with bragging rights as the Eastside’s Best Burger.

The Burger Brawl starts Friday, July 15 at 6pm in the Tasting Garden. Additional ticket required to participate in the Burger Brawl.

2016 Burger Brawl Participants:


Grilling Competition (Saturday)

Live for the thrill of the grill! On Saturday, July 16, at 5:00pm, two local radio personalities will test their culinary skills as they face off against each other in a CHOPPED-style grilling competition Grill-Off inside the Tasting Garden! Watch as HOT 103.7’s Deanna Cruz and 100.7 The Wolf’s Ellen Tailor go head-to-head in a race against the clock to compete for Grill Off glory!


Restaurant Demos (Saturday)

The Eastside’s newest and top restaurants showcase their chefs and menu items inside the Kirkland Uncorked Tasting Garden. Sharing bite-sized samples (limited quantity available) in the Pavilion, these restaurants are set to appear in this fun Meet & Eat:

In addition to the Restaurant Demos, there will be numerous brands sampling and selling delicious eats in both the Tasting Garden and the Street Fair. Check them out!

Grilling Demos (Saturday & Sunday)Kari-Jones-200x300Chef-Jason-Wilson-Web

Come learn from the best! Performing live-action grilling demonstrations on the beachside Grilling Stage, these chefs are set to appear:



Food Truck Feast (Sunday)

The Sunday Food Truck Feast is bringing the unique creations Kirkland Uncorked 2014of 15 of the tastiest mobile kitchens to the Kirkland Uncorked Street Fair. Happening from 11am-6pm, the Food Truck Feast is the perfect appetizer for the Kirkland Uncorked Tasting Garden.

Some of the food trucks appearing, include: