The Hey Stamford! Foodstuff Competition declared on Friday a new partnership with WWE (Globe Wrestling Amusement, Inc) and V Basis, to increase consciousness and money to support pediatric most cancers investigate by way of Connor’s Cure.
The news arrives shortly right after the announcement that the region’s major foodstuff and music competition, now in its fifth yr, will be headlined by superstar chefs and restaurateurs Todd English and Aaron May well.
Connor’s Overcome was made in honor of 8-12 months-aged WWE fan Connor Michalek, who in 2014 missing his battle with medulloblastoma, a scarce tumor that affects the mind and spinal wire.
WWE Interim CEO & Chairwoman, Stephanie McMahon and WWE Govt Vice President Paul “Triple H” Levesque proven Connor’s Cure as a fund to help pediatric mind and spinal wire most cancers research. Connor’s Cure now raises funding for significant pediatric most cancers research at notable cancer centers nationwide, and to date, has elevated virtually $3.6 million to fund investigate grants and deliver spouse and children help.
WWE Superstars Happy Corbin and Liv Morgan, the new SmackDown Women’s Champion, will be participating in this year’s festival, increasing dollars and recognition for Connor’s Overcome and The V Basis. The WWE Superstars will show up at the competition for the duration of the initially weekend, with Corbin joining Friday, August 12 and Morgan attending Saturday, August 13. Both of those will be signing autographs and using images with supporters. Tickets are now out there for acquire at HeyStamfordFoodFest.com. All proceeds will directly benefit Connor’s Cure.
“We are really proud to welcome WWE and its Superstars to our competition,” claimed Ilario Altamura, President of Parachute Concerts and co-producer of the Hey Stamford! Foods Competition. “Connor’s Remedy is executing this sort of significant get the job done and we are honored to be a aspect of this terrific energy.”
Portions of competition ticket sales will also benefit Boys & Ladies Club of Stamford and The Stamford Family YMCA.
The Hey Stamford! Foods Pageant will once once again just take position in Mill River Park for two major weekends in 2022: August 11-14 & 18-21. The festival will function culinary demonstrations from Cooks Todd English and Aaron May, additional than 50 food items vendors each weekend with dwell performances by DJ Pauly D, Flo Rida, I Appreciate the 90’s Tour (that includes Vanilla Ice, Rob Foundation, All-4-Just one, Young MC, Kid N Perform), Resurrection – A Journey Tribute and far more.
For a lot more facts on the 2022 Hey Stamford! Food Competition, like seller listings, ticket pricing and a total record of FAQs, you should visit www.heystamfordfoodfest.com.