Yes.  Yes. And yes!  A Mac & Cheese Festival, the "Ultimate Comfort Food Event" is coming to Evansville later this year!

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The 1st annual Mac & Cheese Festival will take place on Saturday, October 28th at the Tri-State Food Bank on East Michigan in Evansville.

Tickets for the event are $75 and will benefit the Food Bank. Your ticket includes three courses: appetizer, main course and dessert.  And, of course, the highlight of the event is the Mac & Cheese cook off!

A variety of chefs will be invited to make Mac & Cheese-inspired dishes and local celebrity judges will choose the best.

If you have a delicious Mac & Cheese recipe that you'd like to enter in the festival, call Heather Davis at 812-425-0775.  Professional chefs and amateurs are welcome!