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Culinary Hurly Burly

The newly opened southern comfort restaurant, Oskar Blues Grill & Brew, will host the“Culinary Hurly Burly” an outstanding constellation of food, booze, and live music at their Market Street venue on August 24 as they are joined by TV personalities and award-winners for an evening to benefit the Can'd Aid Foundation. 

The line-up of guest chefs for the Culinary Hurly Burly includes:

  • Carrie Baird - Executive Chef of Bar Dough and former contestant of the Bravo Network's Top Chef Season 15.
  • Duff Goldman - Owner of Charm City Cakes, TV personality, and former star of Food Network’s Ace of Cakesand Cake Masters, singer and guitarist of his band Foie Grock.
  • Brother Luck – Owner and Executive Chef of Four Brother Luck, TV personality, Food Network’s CHOPPED finalist and winner of Beat Bobby Flay, former contestant of the Bravo Network’s Top Chef Season 15.
  • Bruce Kalman - Executive Chef of Union, TV personality, James Beard nominated “Rising Star Chef”, and former contestant of the Bravo Network’s Top Chef Season 15, singer and guitarist of his band, Foie Grock.
  • Jason Rogers - Executive Chef and Restaurant Partner of Oskar Blues Fooderies, former Executive Chef at St. Julien in Boulder and St. Regis in Aspen.

The chefs will donate their time and showcase their culinary talent by creating mouth-watering samplings and beer pairings in an interactive tasting. Attendees will have the opportunity to rub elbows with all the celebrity chefs as the evening’s programming kicks off at 6:30pm with tray-passed hors d’oeuvres in a convivial atmosphere. Wines from Denver’s own Infinite Monkey Theorem will also be available for purchase. 

Along with access to every star’s food station, ticket holders will gain entry to musical performances downstairs at the Black Buzzard starting at 8:30pm. Chefs Kalman and Goldman’s headlining band, Foie Grock, will take the stage after the opening act.

An evening of music and mingling, all in the name of charity; proceeds raised from ticket sales will support the Can’d Aid Foundation. Can’d Aid is a publicly funded national nonprofit based in Longmont that spreads people powered do-goodery through Towns, Tunes, Treads + Trails and Love Yur Mama efforts nationwide. The proceeds Can’d Aid receives from the Culinary Hurly Burly will go right back into local Denver Title 1 schools through 2 bike donations and an instrument donation this fall.

Tickets are $100.00 per person. To purchase, visit

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Glendale's Bruises & Brews Beerfest
Later Event: August 25
PPIR 5280 Chug Run