Wish Upon A Food Truck Festival
Participating Celebrities (not final yet)
The following celebrities have graciously agreed to help at the 5th Annual Wish Upon A Food Truck Festival between 12:30 and 2:00 p.m. Chef Edmund "Eddie" Konrad from Bravo TV's Top Chef and Chef Danielle McNerney, Food Network's Junior Chopped Champion will be there from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
They will be taking part in a special wish reveal and some other fun activities. (See below) Come out to cheer on your favorite celebrities.
Thank you to all of them for helping us to make wishes come true.
Join our local, regional and national celebrities as they
help to make wishes come true
at the 2019 Wish Upon a Food Truck Festival on Sept. 14th
@ the AACA Museum, Inc. in Hershey.
They will be helping with a special wish celebration
for a Make-A-Wish child at 1 p.m.
After the wish celebration you can cheer them on as they compete in the
Celebrity Cake Decorating Contest!
Each celebrity will be given an 8 inch round cake
They will have to icing it and put their own decorations on it
to try to win one of the top three prizes.
The judges will be Chef Edmund "Eddie" Konrad from Bravo TV's Top Chef, Chef Danielle McNerney, Food Network's "Chopped" Jr. Champion and Representatives from Weis Markets (Platinum Sponsor). Each Judge will be choosing one winner with Weis Markets choosing the Platinum Winner.
(cakes graciously donated by Karen Kramer of
Sweet Dreams Cake Shop)
All cakes will be auctioned off to the crowd at the end of the contest. All money raised will go towards wishes for Make-A-Wish children.
After the Cake Auction Join us for the Food Truck Awards judged by Chef Eddie Konrad and Chef Danielle McNerney
Food Trucks May Enter One Dish in the contest if they would like to participate. There will be different categories.
(See below for more info)
Exciting News!! We are so thrilled to announce that joining us this year at the 2019 Wish Upon a Food Truck Festival on Sat. Sept. 14th at the AACA Museum, Inc. in Hershey to benefit wishes for Make-A-Wish children is Chef Edmund "Eddie" Konrad who was recently on Bravo's "Top Chef" 2019. He is currently Chef de Cuisine at Laurel, a French-inspired New American restaurant in South Philadelphia. Eddie has worked in many influential restaurants in New England and across the Mid-Atlantic including Del Posto in New York City and Le Bec Fin back home in Philadelphia. With training in Italian and French techniques, Eddie focuses on refined, ingredient driven cuisine.
Eddie will be at the Wish Upon a Food Truck Festival doing meet and greet and taking part in Celebrity Activities plus a special wish reveal/celebration. Thank you Eddie for joining with us to help make wishes come true!! We truly appreciate your support!
We are also thrilled to welcome back Chef Danielle McNerney. Danielle is the Food Network "Jr. Chopped" Champion and she also competed in "Food Fighters" where she battled Chef Duff Goldman. She has recently been featured on CEO KIDS Magazine for her Save the Mom's Recipe Card Company which she started when she started preparing food at age 4 when her mom was diagnosed with cancer. Thank you so much Danielle for joining us again to help make wishes come true! Thank you so much for your support!
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