|WHAT:||Entercom is proud to host Philadelphia’s only city-wide pizza festival, “Pizzadelphia.” The family-friendly event will showcase over 20 of Philadelphia’s top pizza restaurants and food trucks with the mission to prove the city has the best pizza in the country. A portion of proceeds from the event will benefit the Coalition Against Hunger “Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens” program, as well as a Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association scholarship.
“Pizzadelphia” will feature a “Pizza Talk Stage” with a performance by the USA Team Pizza Dough Tossing Acrobats, a “Meet the Mongers” presentation with Di Bruno Bros’ Emilio Mignucci and Liberty Kitchen’s Matt Budenstein, and a dough tossing performance from the Jersey Pizza Boys. 98.1 WOGL (WOGL-FM) morning show co-host Marilyn Russell will moderate a “Chef Panel” and SportsRadio 94WIP (WIP-FM) Program Director Spike Eskin will host a “Social Media Food Influencers” panel featuring Philly Food Porn’s Andrew Alexander, PhillyGrub’s Marilyn Johnson, Food by the Gram’s Jacklin Altman and Savory Sweet Sisters’ Lindsey Kraus.
Additional on-site activities will include a VIP hands-on pizza making experience with Pizza Brain’s Joe Hunter, DJ’ing by local favorites, specialty cocktails, local craft beer, games and more.
|WHEN:||Saturday, June 15, 2019
VIP Admission: 11:00 a.m.
General Admission: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
|WHERE:||The Navy Yard Marine Parade Grounds
4747 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19145
Participating restaurants include 20th Street Pizza, Barra Rossa, Bella Maria Tomato Pies, Blackbird Pizzeria, Brigantessa, Chank’s Pizza Cones, Chickie’s & Pete’s, DeLorenzo’s Pizza, Franzone’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, LaScala’s Birra, Piccolo Trattoria Italian Restaurant, Pizza Brain, Pizza Shackamaxon, Pizzeria Bardea, Pizzeria Pronto, Porta, Rione, Santucci’s Original Square Pizza, Tacconelli’s Pizzeria, The Couch Tomato, Toni Roni’s and Urban Village Brewing Co.
As part of its deep commitment to the environment, Entercom Philadelphia has partnered with the City of Philadelphia to ensure that “Pizzadelphia” diverts as much waste as possible from landfills.
Local media is invited to attend with prior RSVP. For more information, including ticket purchase, please visit www.Pizzadelphiafest.com.
|About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).