FIRST Food & Bar Hosts 2nd Annual Shuck & Swallow Charity Event

FIRST Food & Bar is hosting the second annual Shuck & Swallow event – a charity event that finds Vegas’ top chefs in a battle to see who can shuck and swallow the most oysters within 10 minutes. The winner will receive a Shuck & Swallow trophy… and of course bragging rights.

Last year’s winners, FIRST Food & Bar will be on hand to support and encourage. Chef Rob Ryan ate 94 oysters in 10 minutes.

Participants include B&B Ristorante, Carnevino, Dos Caminos, Mon Ami Gabi, RM Seafood and many more.

The event will see the return of X1075’s Dave and Mahoney Morning Show as emcees.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

  • 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Pre party begins. Themed appetizers including Oyster Po’boys, Crab Quesadillas and FIRST’s Crispy Oysters will be passed to guests; donations to the charity are encouraged.
  • 4:00 p.m. – Competition begins
  • 4:40 p.m. – Winner is announced and the trophy is awarded
  • 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – After party at FIRST Food & Bar. Themed appetizers will be passed to guests; donations to the charity are encouraged. The after party will feature drink specials with proceeds benefiting Three Square Food Bank.

FIRST Food & Bar
Inside The Shoppes at the Palazzo
3327 Las Vegas Blvd. South #2812
Second floor; access next to Barneys New York; Additional entrance from the Las Vegas Strip

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