O-Town MacDown, Mac-and-Cheese Competition, to Benefit Give Kids The World

KISSIMMEE, FLA., July 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gather the family and come sample some amazing mac-and-cheese while determining the MacDown Champions of Central Florida, all to benefit kids with life-threatening illnesses. The second annual O-Town MacDown Presented by Give Kids The World will be held at Osceola Heritage Park on Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. The O-Town MacDown is an unbe-CHEESE-able afternoon of food and fun the whole family will enjoy.

The competition is open to professional chefs, restaurant chefs and caterers with the tastiest mac-and-cheese who want to show off their best cheesy concoction to earn bragging rights and great prizes. The winners of the professional and restaurant competitions at O-Town MacDown will have the opportunity to face off on stage in front of their colleagues at the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show, to be held two weeks later in Orlando, Florida.

This unique, family-fun O-Town MacDown will also include cooking demonstrations, live entertainment, unlimited mac-n-cheese and a Kids' Zone.

Tickets are available online now at $10 for adults and $5 for children. Ticket prices will be higher at the door. Visit http://www.OTownMacDown.org for tickets and registration information.

It's going to be a Gouda time, so don't miss it.

About Give Kids The World Village

Give Kids The World Village (GKTW Village) is a 74-acre, non-profit resort in Central Florida that creates magical memories for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. GKTW Village provides accommodations at its whimsical resort, donated attractions tickets, meals and more for a weeklong, cost-free fantasy vacation. With the help of many generous individuals, corporations and partnering wish-granting organizations, Give Kids The World Village has welcomed more than 138,000 families from all 50 states and 75 countries. For our latest news, visit www.GiveKidsTheWorld.org.

CONTACT: Mark Hoewing 407-396-1114 ext 4259 MarkH@gktw.org

Source: Give Kids the World