Frita Showdown 2014 arrives at Magic City Casino Aug. 13

Eat, drink and celebrate Cuban culture as Burger Beast’s Frita Showdown returns to the Magic City Casino on Wednesday, Aug. 13.

The competition pits six South Florida Cuban restaurants against each other to vie for the title of “Best Frita Cubana in the World.”

Competitors include last year’s winner, El Rey de las Fritas, along with Bread + Butter Counter, Cuban Guys, El Mago de las Fritas, FINKA Table & Tap and Latin House.

Judges include Sakaya Kitchen chef-owner Richard Hales, 50 Eggs CEO John Kunkel, Pubbelly chef-partner Jose Mendin & NBC 6’s Roxanne Vargas.

Your $35 ticket includes a frita Cubana from each restaurant, snacks, desserts, soft drinks and sangria. Buy online.