photo credit: Lisa Buser, Memphis: Sweet, Spicy and a Little Greasy

Served Up by IBERIABANK and Wunerlich Securities

International Street Food Festival
$100 per person (includes drinks food and entertainment)

Chefs Andrew Adams, Jennifer Dickerson, Mac Edwards and Jonathan Magallanes are cookin’up big plans to celebrate the arts and the community street food style in a festive and friendly Midtown Cove and they want you to come join the party!

Get ready to sample French, Mexican, Vietnamese, and Norwegian cuisine prepared by some of your favorite local culinary talent. Watch in awe as they prepare their dishes, answer questions and generally have a great time celebrating a variety of international influences on southern cuisine.

Relax and enjoy this world of delights in a fabulous setting, transformed for the evening by talented stylist Ashely Binkley. Further beckoning you on a sensory journey, award-winning designer chocolatier Chef Phillip Ashley Rix will join us to create several new pieces of edible art, drawing inspiration from the international regions represented. You will be surprised and delighted by the rich and vivid artwork presented by free spirited Mexican artist and Memphis resident Yancy Villa-Calvo. Little Barton will fill the evening air with sounds from the golden era of country music and Opera Memphis will pop up with a regionally representative repertoire. It will be a festival to remember!

ACRE Restaurant, (Chandelier, Jackson TN; Firefly Southern Kitchen, Brighton TN, The Kitsch’n, Memphis TN), The Elegant Farmer; Firefly Southern Kitchen, Brighton TN), Las Tortugas Deli Mexicana

ArtsMemphis' Mad & Hungry Culinary Series is a year long celebration of Memphis' vibrant culinary scene and our city's talented artists and arts groups.

Beginning in September 2014, the third annual Culinary Series will include unforgettable events fall 2014 through spring 2015 in exquisite private homes as well as uniquely Memphis venues, featuring chef collaborations and one-of-kind arts experiences. In teams of 2 or more, an array of insanely talented chefs work together to create memorable meals, tell the story of the arts in Memphis and draw patrons from all over our great city.

Enlisting all our citizens, these events will nourish your passion for certifiably great art, music and dance - all the while contributing to the vibrant arts in Memphis