Time: May 14, 2016 from 12pm to 5pm
Location: HCC Ybor Campus
Street: 1403 E. 9th Ave
Website or Map: HTTP://www.thecubansandwichfe…
Event Type: festival
Organized By: Latin Times Media, Inc
Latest Activity: Apr 13, 2016
Taste of the Cuban Sandwich
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
Watch as the BIGGEST Cuban Sandwich in the World is made!
Goal: 125 Ft Sandwich
Florida – A celebration of the “Cubano” and its Rich Culinary and History! An exciting FREE Food & Art COMMUNITY event! Meet some of the winners of the 5th Annual Cuban Sandwich Smackdown as they are recognized on stage PLUS the first members of the Cuban Sandwich Hall of Fame!
Event Details: Saturday, Ma7 14th, 2016: HCC Ybor Campus. TIME: Noon-5:00 PM
The Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the World.
Address: 1403 E. 9th Ave, Tampa, FL. (9th Ave & 15th St – Next to the Don Vicente!)
Line up: HCC in Ybor City, Florida, as we attempt to make the BIGGEST Cuban Sandwich in the World! “We will be attempting to break the record we set in Orlando on Feb 20th @ Valencia College, that effort was led by Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar, and the sandwich measured 120 ft. (No Salami!) The sandwich was sponsored by Chaney Brothers, and was donated to Second Harvest, a homeless shelter. The Sandwich fed almost 400 people.” Commented event co-founder, and the president of Latin Times Media, Inc. Jolie Gonzalez-Padilla.
This year, several VIPs/Celebrities will be joining us to make the Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the World – this year’s Cuban Sandwich has a goal of measuring 125 ft or more! This is sandwich is then cut up and used to feed almost 400 homeless people!
Event Sponsored by: Sprint, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Latin Times Media, Inc., FMCRC, City of Tampa, YCDC, HCC–Ybor Campus, ABC Action News, ACCI, HART, Oliva Tobacco, Tampa Bay Times, Bright House Networks, HART, Ybor City Museum, The Home Depot, Telemundo Tampa, Clear Channel Billboard, Maxima Radio, Yelp, La Segunda Central Bakery, La Teresita Cuban Restaurant, MoreTV, ThisTV, Estrella TV.
This event also serves as a fundraiser: Causes: Emberlynn Padilla: a 5 1/2 year old baby miracle baby born with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. To Donate or learn more about Emberlynn: http://www.gofundme.com/h3k5n8.. New Beginnings of Tampa: Emergency Shelters and transitional living for homeless and vets.
Florida Homeless Shelters: Every year, because of the help of our generous sponsors and competing restaurants we are able to feed over 400 homeless people. This year -our goal is to feed over 800 homeless people! The Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the world makes this possible.