On Thursday, Fort Lauderdales best restaurants will lock spatulas in an epic cookout for the title of SoFla Slider Master. At Sips and Sliders at Sunset (cosponsored by New Times), their meat morsels will be mouth-tested and digested by a panel of experts that includes celebrity chefs and Mayor Jack Seiler. Its all happening at YOLO, a trendy joint on Las Olas whose own meatball slider a pornographic confection of tomato gravy, arugula, and herb ricotta is in the running. Spectators will be treated to great food, drinks, and live music. Proceeds go to the Jack & Jill Childrens Center.
Sips and Sliders at Sunset happens on Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. at YOLO (333 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale). Admission cost $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Call 954-523-1000, or visit yolorestaurant.com.
Thu., April 21, 6 p.m., 2011