New York Burger Week

One of the off-menu burger items at Whitman's Restaurant, only available during New York Burger Week. // (c) New York Burger Week Facebook page
One of the off-menu burger items at Whitman's Restaurant, only available during New York Burger Week. // (c) New York Burger Week Facebook page

To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Burger Conquest and Rev Ciancio are rolling out the annual New York Burger Week, from May 1-7, 2017.

The seven-day event pays tribute to the world’s greatest sandwich and celebrates trendsetting chefs and unique burgers through a series of daily events and menus.

New York Burger Week kicks off May 1 Emmy Squared, which features Le Big Matt and Friends, a big burger served four ways with three different kinds of meat.

The seven-day event pays tribute to the world’s greatest sandwich and celebrates trendsetting chefs and unique burgers through a series of daily events and menus.

On May 2, the burger takes on a southwestern flair at two8two Bar & Burger with the New Mexico Hatch Chile burger tasting. Tickets to the event include Hatch chile education and a book signing with hamburger expert George Motz.

Try a burger, whiskey pairing on May 3 at Whitman’s Hudson Yards with the Juicy Lucy Beer & Whiskey Pairing Dinner. If you guess what kind of cheese is inside the burger, you could win a gift certificate for a future visit to Whitman’s Hudson Yards.

On Throwback Thursday, May 4, enjoy 80s hair metal guitars and watch a U.S. Air Guitar Qualifier. Your ticket includes three off-menu mini burgers, a choice of beer from the beer wall and the opportunity to witness top air guitar performers in the area.

On Friday, May 5 it’s a British Burger Invasion at Jones Wood Foundry. Your ticket includes a lesson on making a British Fizz cocktail, a choice of an appetizer, one off-menu burger and a jar of pickles.

On Saturday, May 6, participate in a city-wide burger crawl. Various locations are serving $3 sampler burgers and donations will be made to the Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen.

You can sleep in on Sunday and then head over to Gerhard’s Beer Culture for a Boozy Burger Brunch. Enjoy three different types of craft beer from Butternut Beers and choose from three different Certified Angus burgers.

About New York Burger Week

The annual New York Burger Week celebration is an extension of the burger blog, BurgerConquest.com written by sales marketing strategist, David “Rev” Ciancio. Rev has written about hundreds of burgers and was named an “Expert Burger Taster” by The Learning Channel.

Location
New York, New York

Dates
May 1-7, 2017

New York Burger Week
www.burgerconquest.com

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Monica Poling, the editor of Travel Glitter, is a Starbucks-addicted, video-game obsessed travel writer with a weakness for hotel rooms with a view, luxury spas, and sometimes Hello Kitty. Her dream trips include ice fishing in Ohio's Put-In Bay, driving Highway 50, the "Loneliest Road," across Nevada and sailing around the horn of South America.