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13th Annual Ford INTL Cuban Sandwich Festival

Get ready for a flavorful extravaganza at the 13th Annual FORD International Cuban Sandwich Festival in Ybor City, Tampa, on May 26th, 2024. Hosted at Centennial Park, this free event promises a mouthwatering experience for all attendees.

At the heart of the festival is the Cuban sandwich contest, where contestants showcase their culinary skills to vie for the title of the best Cuban sandwich. With fierce competition and a blend of traditional and innovative recipes, you’ll have the opportunity to taste some of the finest Cuban sandwiches around.

But the festival offers more than just food. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere with live music and entertainment throughout the day. From salsa and zumba classes to energetic dance performances, there’s something to keep you grooving all day long.

As the excitement builds, witness a monumental culinary feat as chefs attempt to create the world’s largest Cuban sandwich, aiming to break Tampa’s record with a massive 350-foot-long masterpiece. Once completed, this giant sandwich will be generously donated to a homeless shelter, providing meals for over 700 people in need.

The festival isn’t just about food and entertainment—it’s also a celebration of community and culture. With celebrity VIP judges and a diverse lineup of performers, the event brings together people from all walks of life to enjoy a day of fun, food, and fellowship.

Whether you’re a Cuban sandwich aficionado or simply looking for a fun-filled day out with family and friends, the 13th Annual FORD International Cuban Sandwich Festival is not to be missed. Join us as we come together to savor the flavors of Cuba and support a worthy cause in the heart of Ybor City.


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