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Slider Throwdown

November 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

slider throwdown

On Sunday, Nov. 14, from noon to 3 p.m., the popular Slider Throwdown fundraising event that support the efforts of the Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation (AFFCF) returns to High Street in Phoenix.

This annual culinary “battle of the burger” features samplings of delicious slider burger creations made by local food trucks and vendors. Sliders are presented in a variety of innovative interpretations including beef, chicken, veggie and more. Throughout the event, participating food trucks compete for the title of “Best Slider.” Select “slider experts” serve as judges for the throwdown, and attendees can also weigh in on their favorite “burger bite” to help one food truck participant take home the coveted “People’s Choice” Award. Guests can also enjoy entertainment, shopping and a silent auction as they eat their way through High Street.

This year’s event features tastings from participating food trucks including:

Chicken and Waffles For the People

Aioli Burger

2 Fat Guys Grilled Cheese

Kingpin BBQ


El Taco Santo

Cutie’s Lemonade and More truck and Kicks Frozen Yogurt dessert truck will also be offering complimentary sips and sweets.

Admission is $40 per person and includes samples of all sliders, lemonade and dessert, live entertainment by and a silent auction featuring enticing packages for a variety of interests.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation (AFFCF), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating positive childhood experiences for youth in foster care and preparing them for successful adulthoods through programming and scholarships.

Tickets can be purchased via Tickets can be purchased via affcf.org/sliderthrowdown.


November 14
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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High Street
5415 East High Street
Phoenix, AZ 85054 United States
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