The first run of BurgerFest, the event dedicated to the food included in its title, will take place between May 22 and May 24 in Bucharest at Verde Stop, in the Barbu Vacarescu area of Bucharest.

The event will not feature the fast-food variety but the restaurant or home-made type of burgers, cooked with quality ingredients and according to various recipes. Besides offering the public the opportunity to sample burgers cooked by chefs of venues where this food item is on the menu, a contest to designate the best burger will also take place. The result of the competition will be decided by a jury made up of industry professionals. The event also offers a green area, concerts, games and contests.

Ticket prices start at RON 15 per day and RON 39 for the three days of events. The three-day passes are available at and