12 County Food Pitch Competition

October 7, 2023
12-5 PM

Pitch Competition Finalists Announced!

Click below to find out who will be competing.

Regional Competitors


Prize Pool


What is Food Prize?

Food Prize is a food event and pitch competition highlighting up and coming food entrepreneurs. The event at Kellogg Arena is Saturday, October 7 from 12-5 pm. Come try exciting new foods from invigorating food makers all across Southwest Michigan and cast your vote on who should take home a piece of the prize pool!

Food Prize is the kick-off to Battle Creek’s Restaurant Week, happening October 7-14, 2023. Be sure to check out all the mouthwatering participating restaurants and deals happening all week long! Visit battlecreekrestaurantweek.com for more information.

Pitch Competition

With over a $40,000 prize pool, food entrepreneurs will pitch their ideas to a panel of local judges, and YOU. Have a say in who will win and have the opportunity to launch their business to the next level. 

Food Prize Event

Check out 12 different vendors serving their food! Get your ticket, and you’ll be given five sample vouchers to try the unique offerings from the competitors. Purchase your tickets here

Thank You to Our Partners & Sponsors

Let the food speak for itself