The Fried Chicken Throwdown is a culinary competition benefiting the Slow Food Bluegrass School Garden Grant Program. Local professional chefs compete to winner the vote of the people in up to three categories: "Best Fried Chicken", "Best Vegetarian Side", and "Best Dessert". Cash prize will be available to the winner in each of three categories.

The judging will happen by “people’s choice.” The currency of The Bluegrass Fried Chicken Throwdown will be tickets, and $1 will equal 1 ticket. Tastes will cost 2-3 tickets. 

If you are a professional chef who would like to compete in this year's Fried Chicken Throwdown please click the button below!