Food Court Wars coming to The Mall at Sierra Vista - Tucson News Now

Food Court Wars coming to The Mall at Sierra Vista

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Food Network's FoodCourt Wars will be coming to Sierra Vista this week. 

Two teams, who have not beenrevealed yet, will participate and battle for a chance at a rentfree food court space at the The Mall at Sierra Vista for one year. 

Local foodies are invited to be apart of the action and help select the winning team, by participating in a freetasting at 5 p.m. on March 13 in the Mall. Those interested in sharing camera time can email fcwsierravista@gmail.com for a chanceto be on camera.

"We're excited that theimmense culinary skill and variety we have to offer will be on full display,"said Terry 'T-Bone' Kimbley, Tourism Commission chair, in a recent release."Food Court Wars filming in Sierra Vista is an opportunity to showcase ouruniquely diverse city to a national audience."

Food Court Wars is hosted bycelebrity chef Tyler Florence, and each week films in a different U.S.city.  The three-day competition testsnot only culinary skills, but how well they can run a business - sourcingingredients, creating a marketing plan and finding out whether  their concept even works in the area.

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