(FOX Providence) - The first multicultural culinary competition in Rhode Islandkicks off this summer.
The Worldof Flavors Competition will celebrate the state's diversity byshowcasing a broad cross-section of Rhode Island restaurants asthey compete a $15,000 prize package.
Restaurants from around the state will sample their food to upto 1,000 voters who will pick the winner in each category:Americana, South of the Border, European & Mediterranean, andAsian & Indian.
The event, hosted by Rhode Show host Shawn Tempesta will featuremusic by Spogga, and will kick off Providence Restaurant Weeks(July 12-25) on Sunday July 12th at the Providence SkatingCenter.
Here are the restaurants:
Aqua & Bluefin Grille
Jolly Roger Cafe
3 Steeple Street
Kabob & Curry
Waterplace Restaurant and Lounge
Federal Hill Pizza
North End Cafe
RiRa the Irish Pub
The Melting Pot
SOUTH OF THE BORDER:
Don Jose Tequila's
Rhode Show fans will receive a special discount code when theypurchase tickets. When tickets are purchased online, you'll receive$10 off tickets.
The online code is: Rhode Show