New Orleans Magazine's Sushi Fest and Competition will feature sushi creations from restaurants around the New Orleans area. Each participating chef will compete in various categories. One sushi chef will be crowned the 2015 Grand Champion by a panel of judges. Enjoy an evening with some of New Orleans' best sushi chefs while enjoying Japanese beer, sake and live entertainment.
Fun for all:
- Japanese art room featuring origami, fan painting and Japanese bookmark painting
- Samurai Japanese Warrior blow-up wrestling ring with wrestling matches for adults and kids over 15 years old.
Door prizes will be awarded throughout the day.
Giving back: A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Japan Society of New Orleans and Japan Club of New Orleans
The Sushi Fest & Competition event will be held in the Lakefront Arena. Winners of the competition will be featured in the October issue of New Orleans Magazine.
The event will feature sushi and non-sushi restaurants serving sushi as well as Japanese infused dishes to purchase. A cash bar will be available.
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