The east coast's premier hamburger event! A free admission food festival honoring the hamburger: a variety of entertainment on numerous stage areas, crafters / artists, contests (including burger eating), strolling entertainment, and children’s activities. It will feature the 2015 Professional and Amateur Burger Eating Competitions! On top of that, you can expect over 30 hamburger stands, 5 stages of non-stop musical entertainment, numerous contests, children’s activities, local art and handmade crafts, and lots of other fun too! And to quench your thirst after eating all those burgers, stop by the Beer and Wine Patty-O or the Budweiser & Burgers Beer Garden. During the festival, visit the hospitality table at 335 State Street to pick up your festival program guide which lists all the participants and event schedules. Last year 35,000 people attended.